Professor John Spoehr is Director of the Australian Industrial Transformation Institute at Flinders University in South Australia. He leads a multidiscplinary team focusing on industry and workplace transformation in the context of technological change and innovation. John has over 20 years experience as a social and economic researcher and was formerly Executive Director of the Australian Workplace Innovation and Social Research Centre at The University of Adelaide. John has written extensively on economic and industry development, employment, unemployment and the socio economic impact of change. He co founded the Stretton Centre in partnership with the City of Playford, the Government of South Australia and the Australian Government. John is playing a leading role in the establishment of the Stretton Centre based South Australian node of the Innovative Manufacturing CRC.
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Report: Connecting Ideas: Collaborative Innovation for a Complex World (PDF)
Innovation district: Tonsley