Speaker Date Topic
Lisa Longman Mar 05, 2024
Creating Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Creating Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Lisa Longman works as Head of Innovation at Bloom:Centre for Youth Innovation, creating the next generation of Intra and Entrepreneurs.

Lisa’s experience in the social and commercial worlds gives her the ability to combine values driven work with sustainability and effectiveness. Outside of her work, Lisa is an active member in the community with board roles on the Community Arts Network and advisory for the Gravity Discovery Centre.

Heather Henderson Mar 12, 2024 5:45 PM
Heather's Walk: A place and a thing
Heather's Walk: A place and a thing

Heather was a Special Needs Teacher for 40 years. She was also the Deputy Principal at Kim Beazley School in Fremantle for 20 years. During the last 5 years of her career, she worked in inclusive schooling for a student with severe, profound disabilities in a mainstream class.

She entered the Subiaco City Council in 1990 and served as Central ward Councillor for 13 years. After she retired, she returned as Mayor of the City of Subiaco in 2005 -- retiring again in 2017. Heather has been recognised as an Honorary Freeman of the City, an OAM in 2019, and has a walk in Subi Centro named after her.

Kathleen Burton Apr 02, 2024 5:45 PM
Perth City Farm turns 30!
Perth City Farm turns 30!

Kathleen is passionate about enabling people to live considered, meaningful lives, feeling that they belong and are valued in their community, and are connected to the natural world which they respect and protect. With this impact in mind she's worked at a number of not for profit organisations, specialising in social enterprise development activities to build sustainable funding. She has served as the CEO of Perth City Farm for seven years and is the Deputy Chair of the WA Social Enterprise Council.

Peter Hopper Apr 09, 2024
My Journey as a Military Historian
Melissa Papini and Andre Avila May 14, 2024
Curtin Neuroscience Laboratory