innovation

Women’s Work

It seems not a week goes by without a request for women to come and create a profile or add themselves to yet another database or a list so they can be more easily discovered. At last count, I have profiles on probably at least 10 different directories aiming to connect women with professional opportunities.…

Data driven industry-researcher connections

Data61’s Expert Connect is designed to boost industry-researcher collaboration by creating a publicly searchable database of Australia’s research expertise. Profiles for over 45,000 researchers from over 200 research organisations have been automatically created by drawing on data from IP Australia, ARC, NHMRC, Web of Science and The Conversation. Any business person can search for a topic of…

Future of Work: People, Place, Technology

In my role as ACCI Productivity Unit manager I’ve been working with the Centre for Workplace Leadership (as well as Cisco and Clayton Utz) over the past 10 months or so to put together the 2015 “Future of Work: People, Place, Technology​”, taking place 29th & 30th April in Melbourne. The Future of Work brings…
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