Steve Cannane, ABC TV and radio reporter, producer and presenter will join Census | beyond the count as the conference MC and facilitator.
Steve was the founding presenter of triple j’s current affairs program Hack. In 2006 he won a Walkley Award for Broadcast Interviewing. Steve has also won the Excellence in Drug and Alcohol Media Reporting Award at the National Drug and Alcohol Awards.
In 2008, Steve presented The Hack Half Hour on ABC2. In 2009 he fronted the ABC 1 documentary series Whatever - The Science of Teenagers. In 2009, Steve published a book First Tests: Great Australian Cricketers and the Backyards That Made Them.
Steve is now working as a presenter of The Drum on ABC News 24 and is a reporter on Lateline.
We're thrilled that Steve will be our MC and we look forward to the insights that he will bring to the conference.