Developing strong communication channels to advance people with big ideas along with progressive models to support innovation, enterprise and entrepreneurship.
Establish enabling programs and social enterprises that support innovation, social enterprise and entrepreneurship.
Providing opportunities for new connections, relationships and collaborations to develop in order to fast track new ideas around innovation, social enterprise and entrepreneurship.
Goodness Awards recognise the best of and for Geraldton community. What connects IGA, Rangeway Primary, community gardens and a Smartphone app for monitoring beach conditions? They are all previous Goodness Award winners! The Goodness Awards are an inspiring showcase of local organisations and individuals creating what is good in, with and for
One of the key areas I have been watching with some interest is the area of BCorps or For Benefit Corporations which in the US have a legal structure in a number of states (rather than just for profit or not for profit). BCorps are interesting because they move the
Since starting up Spacecubed which has about 45% of members being what you would consider high tech companies I have been told I needed to go to San Francisco as it is where everything startup and technology was happening. It was interesting to hear the buzz of technology talk everywhere along with probably
GovHack 2014 is coming! Happening from 11-13 July 2014 across the country with GovHack Perth taking place at Spacecubed 45. GovHack Perth is the official open data competition for Western Australia and is part of the national GovHack competition which will run across the country simultaneously on 11-13 July - with
Celebrate Innovation Month 2014 with the first nationally networked GovCamp to be held across Australia on Saturday 19 July - with Perth's event taking place at Spacecubed 45. GovCamp is an invitation to be part of an ongoing conversation to inspire and shape new opportunities around innovation for public purpose. It is an opportunity to talk
The Churchill Fellowship I was awarded has provided me with a unique opportunity to leave the day to day operations of Social innovation in WA and Spacecubed in order to step back and look at the bigger picture as to how social enterprises and groups of for good organisations have
TACSI’s top 3 tools to understand customer and community needs. Who should come? This workshop is for anyone serious about developing policy and programs that create social outcomes. We believe innovation starts with people, and this workshop will cover three tools to help you understand your customers better. What will I come away
Social sector leaders around the world are getting impatient. Conscious of the enormity of the need that exists, they are no longer satisfied with impact that expands only incrementally. Now that they know “what works,” there is a deep urgency to help bring solutions to a truly transformative scale, a
The Skoll Foundation presents the Skoll Awards for Social Entrepreneurship each year to a select few social entrepreneurs whose proven innovations have demonstrated impact on some of the world's most pressing problems. The Skoll Award recognizes organizations with the potential to not only be individually successful, but also to catalyze
The age of sustainable development - a lecture by Jeffrey Sachs Humanity has entered a new era of both risk and possibility. Extreme poverty has halved since 1990 and the IT revolution continues to change how we think and interact. Yet social inequalities are soaring, the environment is under growing
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