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02 Oct
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Innovation’s Finance Problem: Why the Math Stacks Up, but Maybe Not Your Decisions
Category: Blog
“If a factory is torn down, but the rationality which produced it is left standing, then rationality will simply produce another factory…There’s so much talk about the system. A...
10 Dec
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Forget Resilience, You Need to Be Antifragile
Category: Blog
Nonlinear systems generally cannot be solved and cannot be added together… Nonlinearity means that the act of playing the game has a way of changing the rules… That ...
21 Apr
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Remote Governance during the age of COVID-19
Category: Blog
If given the choice, I doubt you could think of a more inopportune time to inflict a pandemic that disproportionately impacts elderly Australians than right now. With the aged c...
08 Dec
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Big Data, Quality Data, Smart Data…. Where Should We Start?
Category: Blog
“I’ve got all this data, what can I do with it?” This is a question I hear all the time. In fact, the number of times I hear this question has increased in the “Big Data” world,...
18 Jan
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Flinders University and innovAGEING Partner for Caring Futures
Category: Media
Photo caption: Merlin Kong, Head of innovAGEING, Judith Leeson AM, Caring Futures Institute Ambassador, and Prof Sue Gordon at Care Hack, a Flinders University and innovAGEING e...
03 Dec
Uniting Communities won the Improving Consumer Choice award for their U City Retirement Residences project.
2020 innovAGEING National Awards Winners
Category: Media
innovAGEING and its proud Foundation Partners, the Commonwealth Bank and KPMG Australia, are honoured to declare the winners of the 2020 innovAGEING National Awards. From holist...
14 Aug
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innovAGEING and LASA recognised for innovation in age services
Category: Media
innovAGEING and Leading Age Services Australia (LASA), the voice of aged care, is proud to be recognised for its leadership in promoting innovation in age services through the a...
25 Mar
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Before More Sector Changes Begin: Why Less Might Actually Be More
Category: Blog
Always remember, your focus is your reality.– George Lucas, Founder of Lucasfilm You’re better off with a kick-ass half than a half-assed whole.– David Heineme...
21 Oct
Nicki Doyle + Nathan Baird KPMG–D2
Empathy First: How Aged Care Providers Understand their Consumers and Drive Innovation
Category: Blog
With public trust in aged care decreasing, and consumer experience not meeting consumer expectations, how we support and care for older Australians is at a crossroads. To surviv...
24 Apr
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Measuring wellbeing and quality of life in aged care
Category: Blog
A provider’s new care model integrates an international care outcome measurement tool in an exciting and unique way. Measuring wellbeing outcomes and the impact of aged care ser...