ignite is an exciting new collaboration between Victorian universities, business and government to present world leaders in innovation, new technology development and creativity.
ignite is an exciting and ground breaking collaboration between the Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the state's leading universities and the Victorian Government. Bringing together business leaders with universities in bespoke partnerships to research, develop and commercialise innovative products, services, business models and processes.
Social economy jobs boom
The rapid growth of the social economy is accelerating, driven by the roll out of the NDIS, the ageing of the population structure and the findings of major reviews and Royal Commissions across Australia.
Technology, innovation and new ways of working will be essential to address capability and capacity gaps created by such unprecedented growth – as will attracting and retaining appropriately qualified people.
RMIT is leading a multi-pronged, multi-disciplinary approach to navigating the complex challenges ahead. Together with the right policy settings, this will become the foundations for a thriving social economy sector.
Hear from experts from RMIT for a discussion.
Following the event, attendees can join an exclusive tour of RMIT's world class facilities. When registering for the event, please indicate if you would like to participate.
Date and time:
Friday 3 May 2019
8.30 - 10.30am
RMIT University Storey Hall
336-348 Swanston St