Peter is one of Australia’s leading public campaigners with more than two decades’ experience in media, politics and communications.
As a principal of Essential Media, he has been behind some of Australia’s most successful and innovative campaigns including Every Australian Counts for the NDIS and Never Alone of the Luke Batty Foundation.
He oversees the fortnightly Essential Report and is a regular columnist for the Guardian Australia.
In June 2019, he published “Webtopia – The WorldWide Wreck of Tech and How to Make the Net Work” (UNSW Press).
Luciana Lawe Davies Media Adviser
The Public Square Project
The case for building public digital infrastructure to support our community and our democracy
Submission to the Australian Human Rights Commission discussion paper on human rights and technology