October 2021

05
Oct
2021

Artificial intelligence: the regulator’s friend or foe in the pursuit of ecological sustainability?

Fiona Haines

This seminar will explore regulatory challenges to understand whether the promise of and problems associated with AI in the context of the transition can be tackled through existing regulatory approaches or whether the complex challenge AI poses also requires rethinking regulation itself.

Image of Pepper robot by Alex Knight on pixabay (https://www.pexels.com/photo/high-angle-photo-of-robot-2599244/)

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06
Oct
2021

What comes after CDP? Reviewing principles for a new livelihood and work program in remote Indigenous Australia

TBC

A new discussion paper making a case for major reforms to how livelihood and work programs operate in remote Australia has been developed by eight leading researchers with decades of research experience on remote Indigenous unemployment has been published by The Australia Institute.

View of the outback

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12
Oct
2021

[Webinar series] 2021 Conversations - connection and disconnection

Various

Leading experts from across the social sciences consider questions around the role relationships play in regulation and governance, how current understandings of the regulatory welfare state would benefit from stronger interdisciplinary connections, and how strategic competition is reshaping the prospects for global governance.

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12
Oct
2021

2021 Conversations - connection and disconnection (Webinar 1: Relationality in a complex world)

Miranda Forsyth, Mary Graham, Felicity Gray, Mary Ivec, Ibi Losoncz

Through animated conversation, the panel will develop emergent and existing theories to better analyse connection and disconnection in today’s complex world.

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14
Oct
2021

Values governance pathways to promote health equity among the elderly in South Korea

Sora Lee

This presentation explores the journey that goes beyond all the bureaucratic issues regulations and remind us that intangible factors like values really matter to achieve policy objective, such as health equity.

Image credit: Action shot of Kukkiwon Grandmother Taekwondo Demonstration Team taken by Jeon Han, Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Korean Culture and Information Service (CC BY-SA 2.0)

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19
Oct
2021

2021 Conversations - connection and disconnection (Webinar 2: The regulatory state across terrains of governance)

Anna Fieldhouse, Jenna Harb, Kate Henne, Walter Johnson, Veronica Taylor, Anthea Vogl.

This panel attends to domains of the regulatory state often understood as disconnected: welfare, development, and migration.

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26
Oct
2021

2021 Conversations - connection and disconnection (Webinar 3: global connections and disconnections: markets, state, earth)

Christian Downie, Peter Drahos, Anthea Roberts, Jensen Sass, Alex San Martim Portes, Dirk Van Der Kl

This panel will explore the entanglements of technology, data and finance and their corollary across actors and institutions in the domains of climate, energy, trade and intellectual property.

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