Together we create our future
A festival of collaboration, innovation, ideas & enterprise
28 September – 8 October 2017, Adelaide South Australia
See @QandA with our 2016 speaker @rachelbotsman? She spoke of #OpenState2017 keynote @alexander_betts' amazing work abc.net.au/tv/qanda/…
We’re proud to announce: @alexander_betts, director @UniofOxford Centre for Refugee Studies is speaking at #OpenState2017. #WorldRefugeeDay
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We're excited to explore the #futureplanet theme at #OpenState2017. What's in store, you ask? Register for updates: openstate.com.au pic.twitter.com/Rlse…
We’re delighted to announce the Open State Festival will return to Adelaide’s North Terrace ...
Collaboration Enterprise Ideas Innovation
Be involved. This year, we have a focus on turning ideas into action across six themes: Future planet W...
Open State curators are bringing their ideas, energy and world class expertise to Open State. They are ma...
The inaugural Open State was a series of events that explored how open and transparent decision-making, o...
Alexander Betts is Professor of Forced Migration and International Affairs, and Director of the Refugee S...
Dr Kristin Alford from UniSA talks about the importance of Open State and the future of work.
Future Cities Future Democracy Future Leadership
Farrin Foster talks about what it means to be an Open State
Future Democracy Future Leadership
Andrew Culley from Deloitte talks about Open State.
Future Leadership Future Money
Dr Fiona Kerr talks about dealing with complexity and the opportunities from community engagement.
Hear from our ambassadors
Charles Leadbeater on inviting new ideas
Open State was held for the first time in 2016.
With more than 65 events hosted by 60 presenting partners, the event attracted more than 25,000 attendances.
With a focus on the future, Open State connects leading national and international expertise with SA business and community organisations to find new ways to solve the challenges of today.
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