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26 Oct
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RMIT University and innovAGEING form Knowledge Alliance Partnership
Category: Media
RMIT University has joined forces with innovAGEING, Australia’s first innovation network for the aged care industry, to create a knowledge alliance that will link research with ...
27 Sep
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And Now For Something Completely Different… Empathy
Category: Blog
This one’s a simple article, and it begins with a recent innovAGEING (iA) service design workshop in Canberra. Teams of two were asked to spend time to get to know each other as...
02 Aug
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CommBank and KPMG Back Innovation for Older Australians
Category: Media
Image: innovAGEING Principal Advisor, Merlin Kong (centre) is pictured with Nicki Doyle, Partner for Health, Ageing, and Human Services, KPMG and Kaizaad Metha, National Associa...
26 Jul
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innovAGEING and Alive deliver Australia’s first Aged Care Nudgeathon
Category: Media
Image: Ashley Rankin, Anthony Carroll, Merlin Kong, Amanda Terranova, Sylvain Garcia, Shannon Sanderson. innovAGEING and Alive deliver Australia’s first Aged Care Nudgeathon Syd...
06 Jul
Creating New Aged Care Markets
Creating New Aged Care Markets: Technology, Disruption, and Existing Consumer Traps
Category: Blog
The problem, to be quite honest with you, is that you’ve never actually known what the question is. – Deep Thought, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy For a long time, digital...
07 May
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If You Build It, Why Wouldn’t They Come?
Category: Blog
The American writer, Mark Twain, once wrote that: “It ain’t what you don’t know that gets you in trouble. It’s what you know for sure that just ain’...
04 May
innovAGEING Open Lab Goes Live
innovAGEING Open Lab goes live
Category: Media
Aged care professionals can now collaborate, share ideas, and gain knowledge in real-time with an online platform called the innovAGEING Open Lab, delivered with Gold Partner, K...
29 Apr
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Sustaining innovation requires strong links to core business
Category: Blog
Keep solutions anchored to customers’ needs to maintain structure, discipline and longevity. There’s a lot of talk these days about innovation in Australia. Start-ups, incubator...
28 Apr
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IRT searches for cutting-edge business models
Category: Blog
Competitive challenge creates pathway for those who are passionate about improving the lives of older people. Innovation is the buzzword of the aged care sector, and with the Tu...
27 Apr
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Questioning the norms: ‘Design thinking’ essential for unprecedented advances
Category: Blog
Over time, the ‘revolutionary’ idea can become as logical and obvious as wheels on a suitcase. If the last five years have all been about the collection of data, the next period...