Sign up to the JCF Mailing List

Past Events

  • February Monthly Lunch: Wednesday 21st 2018

    WHY ENVIRONMENT REFORM IS ESSENTIAL TO LABOR’S AGENDA FOR GOVERNMENT For our first lunch for 2018, the John Cain Foundation hosted a talk with Felicity Wade, the national convenor of the Labor Environment Action Network (LEAN). LEAN has been a game changer within Labor, successfully delivering policy through activism by party members. LEAN prosecuted and […]

  • 2017 End of Year Reflections

    2017 – REFLECTIONS The year offered more than enough issues for a progressive think tank to tackle. Our strategic priorities are reflected in the topics on which we focused our research and communication with supporters. Discussion forums including the monthly policy lunches and occasional seminars examined important national and state issues in city design, education, energy, housing and the […]

  • October Monthly Lunch: Wednesday 18th October

    Autonomous Electric Vehicles: An Emerging Force for Disruption in our Cities Lyndsay Neilson is internationally recognised as a leading expert in urban design and strategy. He drew on his experience and knowledge to lead a discussion on the development of autonomous electric vehicles and pointed to the implication of new forms of transport for city planners.  Lyndsay’s […]

  • September monthly Lunch – Wednesday 20 September 2017

    Australia’s Political System – a Deficit in Trust In 2016 Dr Colleen Lewis was commissioned by the John Cain Foundation to report on the parlace state of political donations in Australia. At this lunch Professor Lewis updated her report. What, if anything, has changed? She led a Q&A discussion, facilitated by John Cain Foundation Director […]

  • Change this in Theme Options
    Change this in Theme Options