Episode 1 : Trash Talk
Susan Carland is joined by researchers and behaviour change experts from BehaviourWorks Australia – together they talk global waste.
Changing lives, limb by limb
Mat Bowtell’s free 3D-printed prosthetics have transformed hundreds of lives – and he says it’s only the beginning.
Bridging Indonesia's e-commerce gap
E-commerce represents less than two per cent of commerce in Southeast Asia. For venture capitalist, Jefrey Joe, that gap represents opportunity.
Networks of endeavour
How can a university make sure that people, beyond its students and staff, benefit from its knowledge and presence?
The ACCC Digital Platforms Report recommends several ways to revive journalism in the social media age, including A$50m in direct grants to local news services.
We shouldn't fear Facebook's move into the cryptocurrency market – it may be a game-changer in the virtual currency world.
A communication change for the better
Governments around the world are turning to behavioural science to find better ways to persuade people to act.
A vision for the future
Partnerships beyond the University's boundaries are key to the Monash Precinct becoming a Melbourne focal point, and a globally recognised innovation hub.
Order in the house
Anna Burke has represented unions and employers, contested (and won) six federal elections, and made politicians of all stripes behave in her role as Speaker of the House of Representatives.
An infectious passion for knowledge
Unable to satisfy her desire to help people through medicine alone, Naba Masad Alfayadh founded a social enterprise that empowers young people through education.
When it comes to the crunch
When Carolyn Creswell bought a small muesli company, it was hardly the textbook stuff of first-year student life.
Students of the future
In Australia, as in the UK, we see considerable public discussion around higher education. More recently we have seen elements of that discussion turn to debate centred on the very heart of a university’s purpose.
Higher education for the greater good
An initiative that gives refugee and asylum-seeking students easier access to university study has revealed some powerful stories.
Where to now for Melbourne City Council?
Melbourne’s defective city democracy is on show again with an election for lord mayor following the forced resignation of Robert Doyle.
Free TAFE in Victoria
Thirty skill priority areas will be free from the beginning of 2019 in Victoria. Students will feel the most benefit, but private providers say the policy is not equitable.
Sustainability and ethical production are becoming central to fashion design and manufacturing.
The winners under the revised Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal
It means fewer barriers for Australian exports, but there are some loose ends.
The challenges for China
The Chinese government will use its consolidated power to try to rein in some of the biggest problems facing its economy in 2018.
Connecting 'diblings': how the law is failing to keep up with modern families
It is time for the states and territories to develop a uniform legal framework that enables donor-conceived people to connect with their genetic kin.
China's grip still tight on state-owned enterprises
China’s next Five-Year Plan is due to be formally approved by the National People’s Congress in March 2016. One of the areas of focus is the role of China’s State-Owned Enterprises, generally viewed with suspicion by the West and also seen...
Whose profit? Why bioethics needs a global perspective
While it is multi-disciplinary in perspective, in practice the field is dominated by moral philosophy, a discipline concerned with articulating and defending the rights and wrongs of behaviours
Professor of Sociology
Education Lecturer and Researcher
Associate Professor, Cyber Security and Systems
PhD student, Faculty of Education
Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Enterprise)
Lecturer, Faculty of Education
Margaret Gardner AC
President and Vice-Chancellor, Monash University
Lecturer, Faculty of Education
Research Officer, BehaviourWorks Australia
Research Fellow, BehaviourWorks Australia
Associate Professor, Journalism
Research Fellow, BehaviourWorks Australia, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Senior Research Fellow, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
Professor in the Department of Management, Faculty of Business and Economics
Alice De Jonge
Law and Tax Expert