September 1, 2022 online (jointly with Monash Sustainable Development Institute) 4-5pm AEST Dr Sabine Hoffmann, Cluster Leader Inter- and Transdisciplinary Research, Eawag – Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology on integrating the integrators November 15, 2022 online 12-1 pm AEDT Professor Margaret Palmer, Director, National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC), USA on leading a […]
The next NITRO-Oceania seminar will be held online on July 20, 12-1pm AEST, 2-3 pm in Fiji. We are delighted that Professor Upolu Luma Vaai, Principal of the Pacific Theological College in Suva, Fiji, has agreed to speak on “Pasifika ‘Whole of Life’ Education: A Decolonial Communities-based Approach.” For more information see https://nitro-oceania.net/activities/seminars/. Register at: […]
The first strategic planning meeting took place on June 22, 2022, involving the NITRO-Oceania Executive plus member Professor Kate Henne, and facilitated by Rhonda Chapman. It was agreed that the focus is on key operational issues with the following objectives: To build a more secure financial basis for NITRO-Oceania operations – how do we get, […]
July 20, 2022 online 2-3 pm Fiji and New Zealand 12-1 pm Eastern Australia 10-11 am Western Australia Pasifika ‘Whole of Life’ Education: A Decolonial Communities-based Approach by Professor Upolu Luma Vaai, Principal and Professor of Theology & Ethics at the Pacific Theological College in Suva, Fiji. Details and registration information coming soon – see […]
At the May 16 video-conference, the NITRO-Oceania Executive ratified the appointment of Rhonda Chapman to facilitate the process of developing a strategic planning meeting to involve all members in charting a path forward for the network. The Executive agreed that the facilitator will work with the Executive to develop an advanced draft of a strategic […]
The April video-conference was split across two dates – April 13 and April 21. The NITRO-Oceania Executive met with potential facilitators for a strategic planning meeting to involve all members in charting a path forward for the network. We’ll be choosing a facilitator soon and then progressing planning over the next few months for this […]
At the March 22 video-conference, the NITRO-Oceania Executive discussed ideas for a strategic planning meeting to involve all members in charting a path forward for the network. Given both the threats and opportunities facing interdisciplinarity and transdisciplinarity, there is much that our leadership network could contribute. We also discussed speakers who could help set the […]
At the February 16 video-conference, the NITRO-Oceania Executive discussed ideas for a new operating model to start in November 2022, along with the desirability of developing a new strategic plan.
The December 2 seminar on “Effective organisational leadership and what it means for interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary research organisations” by Professor Alex Haslam, University of Queensland, Australia was a great success and generated a lively discussion. To find out more see: https://nitro-oceania.net/activities/seminars/. We hope to post the recording next week.