Joanna Kane-Potaka

Joanna Kane-Potaka Director-Strategic Marketing & Communication , ICRISAT, India

Ms. Joanna Kane-Potaka, an Australian national, is the Director of Strategic Marketing and Communication, ICRISAT. Ms. Potaka has a Master of Science degree in Global Marketing. Prior to joining ICRISAT, she was Director, Communications and Marketing Information and Knowledge Group, IWMI. She was also Head, Information Management and Marketing, Bioversity International and Information and Communications Leader, WorldFish Center. She began her career as an agricultural economist with the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and later moved into market research in the agribusiness area of the Queensland Department of Primary Industries.
Ms. Joanna Kane-Potaka has worked in a wide variety of marketing-related areas including strategic marketing, communications, fundraising, knowledge management, and uptake of scientific research. She has worked for government, private industry and with non-profit. She has more than 25 years of professional experience. She is a certified practicing marketer in Australia, an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Marketing in the UK and a fellow of the Australian Marketing Institute.

Data Science Teaching & Scientific Communication

  • 23 November 2016
  • 212 CF Bentley Conference Center
  • 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm