Professor Peter Newton from the Swinburne Institute for Social Research (SISR) speaks about 'Regenerating Australia's established suburbs: Towards a new greyfields model of development' at a lunch hosted by the John Cain Foundation as part of their series on sustainable cities.
Over the past few decades, there has been a growing acceptance among scholars, professionals and policy makers of the importance of the early years. However, as we learn more about the way in which experiences in the early years shape health, development and well-being, and the extent of these influences over the life-course, the true importance of these years becomes more and more apparent.Read more
Ozwater is Australia’s international water conference and trade exhibition, and is run annually by the Australian Water Association (AWA). This highly regarded event has built a strong reputation for being the ‘must attend’ event on the calendar for water industry professionals and those with a commercial interest in water. The last event, Ozwater‘14, attracted over 3000 participants.Read more
20th May 2015 – Crowne Plaza, Canberra 21st May 2015 – Novotel, Brisbane 22nd May 2015 – Stamford Plaza, Melbourne
Upon the success of the EA PA Conference held in Sydney, Akolade is proud to announce the commencement of the Government EA & PA Leadership Roadshow in Canberra, Brisbane and Melbourne this May 2015!Read more
The current social welfare landscape is one of constant change and reform which creates an opportunity to revolutionise the way we think about creating positive outcomes for carers and their families. Anticipation of where carers and carer support will fit into the future, particularly in a person-centred and consumer-directed world, is strong.Read more
Driving efficiencies and improving outcomes in the public sector
In today’s society, we are at a point when change is happening too fast to ignore, challenging government agencies to closely consider the consequences of how laws are crafted and programs are designed. Australian government agencies needs to continue delivering services that not only drives efficiency but also improve outcomes within the public sector.Read more