Business and government

DFAT Fellowship enhances Pacific policymakers’ leadership in finance and the digital economy

The 2023 Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) Fellowship for Pacific Policymakers was held from 30 October to 17 November as part of DFAT’s prestigious Australian Awards Fellowships. Funded by the Australian Government for emerging and established leaders, the Fellowships focus on fostering networks of influence and leadership in Australia’s partner countries. The Fellowships […]
Published
Griffith Business School

Better Business Dinner guests asked to think differently and change the way they see their world

Griffith Business School celebrated industry partners, alumni and the wider business community at their Better Business Dinner on Friday, 3 November, at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre. ‘For me, tonight’s event epitomises the value proposition of a Griffith Business School that is deeply engaged and working with our key partners in government, industry and […]
Published
16 Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Researchers launch new “Defence Diplomacy in the Pacific” Tracker

Griffith Asia Institute, in partnership with Massey University, launched a “Defence Diplomacy in the Pacific” tracker in Washington DC last week as a part of a larger research project entitled “Rules of Engagement: Defence Diplomacy in the Pacific islands region”. “We are developing this tracker to test our hypothesis that the use of defence diplomacy […]
Published
1 No Poverty

New research program launched to support digital innovation among small-scale entrepreneurs in the Pacific region

In partnership with the Foundation for Development Cooperation (FDC), the Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI), and ACCESS Advisory Services, the Griffith Asia Institute (GAI) is proud to announce a new research program to explore and test opportunities to enhance the support ecosystem for digital innovation and entrepreneurship in the Pacific region. Recognising the important role […]
Published
Alumni

Three awards for Griffith at the AFR Higher Education Awards

Griffith University is in the spotlight after winning three of seven categories at the 2023 Australian Financial Review Higher Education Awards.
Published
Griffith Business School

Unlocking career potential with Griffith Business School

Griffith Business School (GBS) is empowering new students to explore diverse industries and unlock their career potential through the inaugural Industry Insights Business Crawl, a unique and invaluable program offered during Orientation Week. The Business Crawl offered participants an extraordinary opportunity to gain firsthand knowledge and insights from industry professionals. The three tailored tours featuring […]
Published
1 No Poverty

Empowering Pacific Island economies through digital transformation

Griffith University has joined forces with ReGov Technologies in Malaysia to connect vulnerable economies in the Pacific Islands to global markets through the National Digital Innovation Launchpad (NDIL).
Published
17 Partnerships for the Goals

Griffith Asia Institute supports APEC policy dialogue to expand green financing of MSMEs

Micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) have an important role in driving economic growth in developing economies, contributing to job creation and the development of innovative products and services. Governments, policymakers, and banks have a crucial role to play in supporting MSMEs, as they often encounter high barriers to accessing financial support, such as limited […]
Published
Department of Business Strategy and Innovation

Clinician Entrepreneurship Program set to drive healthcare transformation 

Griffith Business School (GBS), in collaboration with Gold Coast Health, Gold Coast Health and Knowledge Precinct, and the Queensland Government’s Advance Queensland initiative, has launched an innovative program called the Clinician Entrepreneurship Change Agent Program (CECAP). Officially launched on Monday 15 May, the Program aims to empower clinician entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs in driving healthcare transformation […]
Published
Griffith Business School

Better Business Showcase fosters meaningful connections and collaborations

Last week, Professor Rosemary Stockdale, Dean Engagement, welcomed alumni and industry partners to the Griffith Business School Showcase. This event brought together members of the vibrant Gold Coast business community, fostering an environment of connection, collaboration, and the development of fruitful partnerships. Highlighting the event’s significance, Professor Caitlin Byrne, Pro Vice Chancellor (Business), emphasised that […]
Published
4 Quality Education

Griffith Business Lab Director Graeme Hughes earns spot in top 50 teachers in Australia

Award winning business leader and strategist Graeme Hughes has found a home for his heart at Griffith University educating and mentoring students as Director of Griffith’s Business Lab, and just ranked as one of Australia’s top 50 teachers.
Published
10 Reduced Inequalities

EveryGen program calls for a Future Generations Act in Australia

Sophie Howe, the first Future Generations Commissioner for Wales, recently completed a successful two-week visit to Australia to promote the importance of a Future Generations Commissioner. Hosted by Professor Susan Harris Rimmer of the Policy Innovation Hub and the Centre for Policy Development, Sophie’s visit aimed to raise awareness about the benefits of taking a […]
Published
4 Quality Education

Griffith MBA Online ranked #1 in Australia

Griffith University’s MBA program peaks on the performance benchmark in CEO Magazine’s Global MBA Rankings determining Griffith as Australia’s number one online MBA program. Out of 239 programs worldwide, the Griffith MBA has moved up eight spots since last year, ranking 13th in the world, which shows it is an exceptional choice for prospective students […]
Published
16 Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Complex plan to determine tax residency under the microscope

Proposed individual tax residence rules are in the spotlight with a Griffith expert calling for another round of consultation in a recently published article in Australian Tax Forum. Co-author, Griffith Law Futures Adjunct Research Fellow Dr John Minas analysed the proposed rules by applying them to the facts of leading individual residence cases. “Tax residence […]
Published
10 Reduced Inequalities

Citi Foundation, Griffith Asia Institute, ADBI and MSC launch new study to support bridging the digital divide in developing nations

Citi Foundation and the Griffith Asia Institute (GAI), have announced a partnership with the Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) and MSC (MicroSave Consulting) to conduct a major study in Indonesia and Bangladesh to gain a deeper understanding of how the digital divide impacts those at the base of the economic pyramid (BoEP) and to identify […]
Published
Griffith Asia Institute

Griffith helps Vietnamese dragon fruit growers and traders build capacity to export to Australia

Griffith University has been helping farmers and co-operatives in Binh Thuan Province train for export expansion to Australia. The province has historically concentrated on the export and distribution of dragon fruit across South-East Asia, but key stakeholders are now looking to expand to wholesalers and supermarkets in Melbourne, Australia. Associate Professor Robin E Roberts, from […]
Published
Academic Administration

Griffith MBA Champion of Values-led Education

Griffith University wins first place overall in Corporate Knights 2022 Better World MBA Ranking for third consecutive year, ranking above the most distinguished programs in the world.
Published
Business and government

Griffith University and the Commonwealth Bank of Australia partner to combat financial crime

A new academy focused on tackling financial crime will be formed under a partnership agreement between Griffith University and the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA). Building on CBA’s existing capability to combat financial crime and Griffith University’s considerable expertise in business and accounting structures, criminology and cyber security technologies, the Academy will offer financial crime […]
Published