Innovation Month

RSVP Here using password Innovation Month 2018 to attend in-person Please note this event starts at 11.00 am Western Standard Time Register here for the webcast, commencing 1.00 pm Australian Eastern Standard Time Professor Fiona Wood (AM, FRCS, FRACS) has been a burns surgeon and researcher for over 20 years and is Director of the Burns Service of Western Australia (BSWA). She is a Consultant Plastic Surgeon at Fiona Stanley Hospital (previously at Royal...
This talk by Dr Deo Prasad (Scientia Prof. UNSW) explores how the Low Carbon Living Cooperative Research Centre has been building expertise in sustainable urban design, solar energy, energy efficiency, decision support software and community engagement for the built environment. EnergisED talks are brought to you as a collaborative effort by the teams that deliver the Department of the Environment and Energy's Energise Forum and ED talks. Seats are limited so register now to avoid...
 On 20 July in Canberra, speakers from Employment Systems Group and the Department of the Human Services (DHS) share service design techniques. Hear the latest tips from the Online Employment Services Trial and the redesign of the end-to-end DHS system. Marvel at the Chatbot demonstration and the possible application of this technology in your Department.Session 1 - Online Employment Services Trial and User Centred Design including insights from 2020 research Date: 20 July 2018 Time:...
Join IPAA and the PSIN to hear Dr Martin Parkinson AC PSM launch Innovation Month.The Institute of Public Administration Australia (IPAA), in partnership with the Public Sector Innovation Network (PSIN), invites you to register to attend the launch of Innovation Month 2018.We are pleased to welcome Dr Martin Parkinson AC PSM, Secretary of the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, who will speak on the topic of innovation in the public sector. The event will include...
Building resilience to the expected effects of climate change requires asking members of the public to take action (such as preparing for heatwaves and storms). This talk with Dr Jacki Schirmer (Assoc. Prof. UC) draws on recent research to discuss the challenges of promoting and achieving resilience to the expected effects of climate change. EnergisED talks are brought to you as a collaborative effort by the teams that deliver the Department of the Environment and Energy's Energise...
Bestselling author and leadership advisor Dr Jason Fox will deliver the Department of Jobs and Small Business 2018 Innovation Month Address on Thursday 28 June. Dr Fox will share his insights on leadership behaviours, including practical tips about how to avoid the dangers of default thinking, how to make braver, wiser decisions and much more. The Secretary will also provide some opening remarks about the Department's innovation journey.The presentation will commence at 2.00 pm and conclude at...
 Innovation Month may have finished, but innovation continues to ‘make it happen’ across the public sector!Golly that was a lot of events, wasn't it? There was a wide range of events this year but one that I’d describe as ‘quintessentially 2017’ is the Tour of the Labs.Over the last two years innovation labs and design labs have been launched in multiple departments, with almost 30 of them meeting at the Design Leads Workshop in March at BizLab - the Department of Industry, Innovation and...