2012: Our Year in Review

We wish you all a happy holiday season. As 2012 draws to a close, we’re reflecting on a diverse and full year. Our responses to the question “What does your business do?” seem to perplex. Foresight or science engagement is rarely a category, so we try on consulting services, training, event management, multimedia, graphic design and freelance […]

These are a few of my favourite things. And people. And events. And conversations…..

Sarah: We recently had occasion to host a Bridge8 lunch. Having survived a fantastically busy April/May/June focusing on: the Australian pilot of I’m a Scientist, Get Me Out of Here!; The Australia Council’s Connect Arts website in the form of blog posts around social media strategy and the use of Storify as an archiving tool; ideas […]

The Bridge8 2010 Hit List

Sarah: Merry Christmas! As the year draws to a close, we’ve been contemplating our champagne-Haighs-chocolate-enhanced waistlines (ed Kristin: speak for yourself!) and creating a list of our favourite projects and activities from 2010 to keep you busy with holiday reading. We’ve called it: The Bridge8 2010 Hit List: scicommunity With our ongoing interest and participation in […]

Mapping Innovation in the Australian Mining Industry

Kate: Australia is considered a global leader in mining innovation and mining support services. Some of the historical factors that have allowed Australia to lead innovation in the industry were discussed at a recent Innovation and Excellence Day at the Queensland Centre for Advanced Technologies (QCAT). The advantages for mining innovation in Australia included: a […]