Business and government

Inclusive Growth Hub targets inequality in the Asia Pacific

The Asia-Pacific region is often characterised by high levels of inequality with large disparities commonly found across multiple indicators such as income, gender, health care, or education. These gaps represent significant economic, social, and political challenges and are a major concern for governments across the region. The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated inequalities in the region, […]
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Business and government

More Australians avo-go at a vegan diet

Health concerns and a changing attitude towards eating meat is causing more Australians to swap their omnivore diets for one that is plant-based.
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Department of Business Strategy and Innovation

INTErGenerational Intervention to Reduce fraIlTY (INTEGRITY) trial in full swing

The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) has awarded $3.7 million over five years to intergenerational researchers across University of New South Wales, University of Sydney, Griffith University, University of Queensland and other areas to conduct clinical trials to see if community-based intergenerational practice effectively reduces frailty in our aging population. Frailty has been […]
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Department of Business Strategy and Innovation

Griffith welcomes Ambassador of Uruguay to discuss intergenerational practice

Griffith University was delighted to host Her Excellency the Ambassador of Uruguay, Dianela Pi at their Nathan campus on Tuesday 24 May.  Griffith University was represented by Professor Peter Binks, Vice President of Engagement, Professor Fabrizio Carmignani, Pro Vice Chancellor of Griffith Business School, and the Dean of Engagement GBS, Professor Ruth McPhail, along with […]
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Business and government

Budget 2022-23: Griffith experts available to comment

Griffith University experts can offer insight and analysis on all aspects of the 2022-23 federal budget.
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Business and government

Griffth partners with industry for a clean energy future 

Griffith Business School has established a new research and policy hub to help create sustainable energy solutions.
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Business and government

Researchers investigate sustainable and social economic development in Bangladesh

Two books have been launched at Griffith University, Australia on 14 October 2021. Editors of the volumes include: Dr Moazzem Hossain, former Sheikh Mujibur Rahman (SMR) Professorial Fellow of the University of Hull, UK and an Adjunct AP of Griffith University, Australia; Dr QK Ahmad, Chairman, Dhaka School of Economics, Dhaka University, Bangladesh; and Dr […]
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Department of Business Strategy and Innovation

Researchers design AI system for social distance breach detection

Griffith researchers have tested an AI video surveillance system to detect social distance breaches without compromising privacy.
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Business and government

Griffith leads gender inclusion with program in Laos

Participants in a recent 10-week Leadership for Gender Inclusion program delivered by Griffith in Laos with funding from the Australian Government have praised the unique opportunity.
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Alumni

Afterpay acquires Griffith graduate’s burgeoning business

Australian financial tech behemoth Afterpay has marked its expansion into Asia with the acquisition of a company founded by Griffith graduate Jamie Camidge.
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Business and government

2020 Remote Global WIL: Shaping the next generation of Asia-Pacific leaders

Led by Griffith Asia Institute (GAI), the 20 credit-point Griffith Asia Business Internship (GABI) elective course reimagines ‘Asian Studies’ for the contemporary business context and for the first time in 2020 was delivered remotely across five Asian countries, including Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Korea and Malaysia.  GABI equipped students with the knowledge, skills and networks […]
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Business and government

Griffith University well-being survey: Preparing for an intergenerational practice pilot in Western Australia during COVID-19

In order to better understand and respond to the needs of older Australians living independently, Griffith University researchers partnered with Western Australian not-for-profit community organisations to conduct a Wellness survey. The Griffith Well-being Survey, part of the Western Australia Intergenerational Practice Pilot, explores the level of well-being experienced by older people living independently, especially in […]
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Business and government

Leading digital innovation for a sustainable future

Griffith Business School organised the first International Summit on Leading Digital Innovation for Sustainable Future last week. The event welcomed more than 50 participants including thought leaders and directors from QLD Health, successful startups and SMEs, as well as academics with diverse disciplines from University of Queensland, Queensland University of Technology, Curtin University and many more. […]
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Department of Business Strategy and Innovation

Global WIL in 2020: Cultivating Asia literacy and engagement capability remotely

Bolstering employability by developing transversal skills and attributes that employers are seeking in graduate applicants, Dahlia Bar is currently completing a Remote Global Internship with the Australian Chamber of Commerce Hong Kong (AustCham) as part of the Griffith Asia Business Internship (GABI) Program, a 20 credit point Griffith Asia Institute elective course delivered during Trimester […]
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Business and government

High school students pitch ventures at 3 Day Startup

High school students attending Griffith's 3 Day Startup pitched ideas including an augmented reality app that lets you try on clothes before you buy them online, to a business turning waste product into power.
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Department of Business Strategy and Innovation

Eco-efficiencies save SMEs money and boosts economy

A new Griffith report estimates the ecoBiz program saves Queensland businesses more than $7.4M in costs.
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Business and government

Fostering Asia-ready students!

Convened by Dr Andrea Haefner from Griffith Asia Institute (GAI) and supported by Australian Government New Colombo Plan mobility funding, the Griffith Asia Business Internship (GABI) program commenced last week.  More than 30 Bachelor and Master students from across a range of disciplines will soon embark on a Remote Global Internship and/or Research Project affiliated […]
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Business and government

Get a foot in the door with work-integrated learning

Delving into Griffith’s innovation and entrepreneurship’s ecosystem, as well as work-integrated learning experiences such as internships and placements, can help pave the way to your career. These opportunities could even help you land a coveted job before graduating. That’s exactly what happened to Bailey Clayton, who in the final trimester of her Bachelor of Business […]
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