Matt Barrie

Chief Executive of Freelancer.com and Escrow.com

Matt Barrie is the Chief Executive of Freelancer.com and Escrow.com. He is an award winning entrepreneur, technologist and lecturer, having won numerous awards including a Gold Stevie for Executive of the Year in the 2016 International Business Awards and the inaugural BRW Entrepreneur of the Year in 2011.

Matt was previously founder and CEO of Sensory Networks Inc., a vendor of high performance network security processors, which Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC) announced in 2013 it was acquiring. Matt was Adjunct Associate Professor at the Department of Electrical and Information Engineering at the University of Sydney where he taught Cryptography for fifteen years and, later, Technology Venture Creation. He is the co-author of over 20 US patent applications.

My Sessions

Night Life: The Future Of Australia’s Night Time Culture

EMC PRO Theatre: (ivy Sunroom) - Building 1, Level 3

There’s no denying Australia’s night time economy has suffered detrimental challenges in recent years. EMC is honoured to bring together an esteemed panel of policy makers, advocates, challengers and artists to discuss the future landscape of Australia at night and what we as the industry can do to foster and support a healthy night time […]