Gil Poznanski is a creative technologist, speaker, and Maker who specialises in engaging the public with technology. After ten years working in Hollywood, along with the likes of George Lucas and many other cinema A-listers, Gil returned to Australia to be the Creative Technologies Activator of the City of Melbourne. Utilising Maker culture as a vehicle for engagement Gil enables others to create, make and express the message most important to the client in spectacular ways. Gil works with such companies as HP and Apple as well as educational institutions and government bodies to create environments where people can engage with technology and explore new ways of engagement. Nicknamed “The Kosher Tony Stark” by those who he has helped, Gil brings a flair to everything he does and doesn’t shy away from the big projects.