AIUS SA MEMBERSHIPS NOW DUE – by 30 June 2017! EXTENDED UNTIL 31ST JULY 2017

Do not miss our future events, renew your membership today. Our memberships cover either a 1 year or 2 year option and renew at the end of each financial year in which your membership falls. Current members would have received a renewal via Eventbrite. If you are interested in joining us or want to find out more please email us at administration@aiussa.org.au.

SOCIAL CAPITAL RESIDENCIES

AIUS SA is a proud Supporting Partner of Social Capital Residencies, which is part of the Thinkers in Residence program re-ignited in South Australia by the Don Dunstan Foundation.

Allyson Hewitt is the first of the Don Dunstan Foundation’s Thinker in Residence, with her first public appearance of the Social Capital Residencies on 2nd May, Allyson spoke at a series of events over time.  Allyson covered topics such as Women in Social Innovation; Why measurement is important in social capital; and joined a panel at an oration.

Allyson leads the social innovation programs at MaRS Discovery District in Toronto, Canada. Allyson has assisted hundreds of social ventures to become economically sustainable and increase their social impact, has initiated and implemented public policy to support social enterprise and has developed a range of social innovation programs at MaRS

2017 URBAN BRIEFINGS

AIUS SA will be hosting Urban Briefings throughout the year, and invite you to join us in enjoying authentic Italian pizza, wines and conversations at Pranzo.  Our events start at 5.30pm on the last Wednesday of each month.  This year we are opening new dialogue and digging further on topics such as:

Medicinal cannabis

Smart Cities

Implications of heritage/planning reform

The old RAH redevelopment

Housing innovation

Young people cities

Events webpage and our Facebook page.

CREATIVITY CONFERENCE 2016

Our President, Trish Hansen, presented at the 2016 Creativity Conference in her role as Project Lead with the Wellbeing and Resilience Centre at the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI) and the President of the Australian Institute of Urban Studies – South Australia. Trish is currently undertaking a Master of International Development, and you can view her presentation here