Canberra Jung Society Inc.




Mr John Gillam        

John Gillam is a retired librarian and technology innovations officer with the National Library of Australia. He participated in the preservation of decaying celluloid movies in the national collection by working on the introduction of videodisc recording.

He contributed to cost reduction efforts through the introduction of an online national shared bibliographic database of publications. Later, he devoted a decade to working on the team that developed the Australian national satellite system, which ultimately led to his appointment as the European manager for an Australian telecommunications company.

During that time, he forged international partnerships and fostered cooperation. In retirement, John's passion for innovation persists. He remains actively engaged in the dynamic landscape of computerised translation services and has immersed himself in the captivating realm of generative artificial intelligence.

John lives and works in Canberra, Australia.





Updated by Robert James
 10th July 2023