Can’t wait to share some stories about @creativegeelong at #IPAAregional @IPAAVic conference in Bendigo today..
@Etsy is huge and supports the light footprint of creative arts around the world - bespoke making boom according to Marcus Westbury #IPAAregional @creativegeelong.
Marcus Westbury as keynote for #IPAAregional @IPAAVic conference today. He was a great supporter of @creativegeelong #HC2CH documentaries.
4 elements to @G21_Geelong & @GiveGeelong’s @GrowG21 initiative: 1 job creation thru social procurement 2 job creation thru impact investment 3 linking jobs & job seekers in target areas thru demand led employment brokerage 4 shared impact measurement framework. #IPAAregional.
The key element of disadvantage and place based disadvantage is long term joblessness so @G21_Geelong and @GiveGeelong decided to tackle that. - @billmithen #IPAAregional #IPAAvic.
Who are the people being creative in regional cities #ipaaregional @IPAAVic Marcus Westbury.
What does a region need to succeed in the new regional economy? 1 technology changes geography 2 be a “real” place 3 lifestyle & cost of living 4 offer right infrastructure 5 invite & enable ppl #IPAAregional #IPAAvic.
Marcus Westbury @RenewAustralia on the renewing cities and supporting creative industries - every empty building is an opportunity for creative revitalisation. #IPAARegional Sponsors: @WorkSafe_Vic @VMIA_VIC @TACVictoria @auspost @IPAAVic.
I’ve wanted to hear Marcus Westbury speak on his experience of reinvigorating Newcastle for ages. So pleased he’s the keynote at #IPAARegional conference @IPAAVic @unsungsongs.
I had a great time today chairing @IPAAVic regional conference in #Bendigo. We heard from fabulous innovators & social entrepreneurs making a difference across our regions #IPAAregional @EY_GovtPublic @EY_Australia.
#IPAAregional Conference @IPAAVic @unsungsongs Marcus Westbury’s keynote.
Smarter cities revolve around public-private partnerships; bringing stakeholders together to collaborate and create. - Dr Simon Egerton, @latrobe #IPAAregional #ipaavic #SmartCities.
Our final panel at Regional Conference is ‘partnering to tackle wicked problems’. #IPAAregional #IPAAvic.
Story telling is critical to developing creative industries - @jencromarty #IPAAregional #IPAAvic.
Critical questions are to ask the community: “what do you want to do?” and “what do you need to do that?” - @unsungsongs @RenewAustralia #IPAAregional #IPAAvic.
We need to identify those who have the leading voices in regional communities to champion new industry and the creative industry - @jencromarty @creativegeelong #IPAAregional #IPAAvic.
In regional centres there is space and opportunity for young people to create and try (and fail!) new things - @unsungsongs @RenewAustralia #IPAAregional #IPAAvic.
Each city needs to ask, “what is the story that can come from here?” so that each place is unique - @unsungsongs @RenewAustralia #IPAAregional #IPAAvic.
Each regional city needs to be aware of its traditional strengths and build on them. - Angelique Lush, @cityofballarat #IPAAregional #IPAAvic.
#IPAAregional Conference Reimagining Regional Cities - Developing Creative Industries.
The ‘renew’ model “borrows” empty buildings to incubate local businesses with a focus on local people, block by block, space by space. - Marcus Westbury #IPAAregional #IPAAvic.
Technology has changed the way local/regional businesses can be created and run - Marcus Westbury #IPAAregional #ipaavic.
Reimagining cities at the #IPAAregional conference @adamfennessy introducing a fantastic lineup of speakers. @IPAAVic.
We’re kicking off our Regional Conference with Bendigo chair Bernie O’Sullivan. #IPAAvic #IPAAregional.
Bendigo Regional Conference ready! #IPAAregional #IPAAvic.
Just a casual 5am wake up call for today’s @IPAAVic Regional Conference in @GreaterBendigo. Have coffee ready please. Here we come! #IPAAregional #IPAAvic.
At @Bendigo_health robots are helping to create a smarter hospital and city, but a human workforce is critical to the hospital. #IPAAregional #ipaavic #SmartCities.
Data underpins @Bendigo_health’s vision for a healthy city - Bruce Winzar #IPAAregional #ipaavic #SmartCities.
[email protected] in the Latrobe Valley, is focusing on: * actions not plans with globalisation & tech a priority * applying success of others * work on big ideas for ‘group’ benefit * continued determination & effort. #IPAAvic #IPAAregional.
Key take-aways from our panel on ‘developing creative industries’: 1 embrace failure 2 collaborate and form coalitions 3 story telling is key 4 the broad spectrum of creative industries is critical to regional cities’ growth and energy. #IPAAregional #IPAAvic.