The manufacturing industry in South Australia continues to represent a high proportion of South Australia’s economic activity. Globally, manufacturing is undergoing a transformation and South Australia needs to be ready to adapt to these changes.
Professor Göran Roos, a world leader in business model innovation in manufacturing, worked with South Australian manufacturers and policy makers to build a successful manufacturing future for SA.
'The prospects for dealing effectively with the structural problems facing the manufacturing sector are bleak, as long as traditional neoclassical economic principles dominate economic growth policy.' Professor Göran Roos, 2011
Adelaide Lecture - Tuesday 22 May
Prof Goran Roos
"The Role of Universities in a Modern Regional Manufacturing Innovation System"
6.15pm, Tuesday 22 May
University of Adelaide, North Terrace Campus
For further information call the University of Adelaide 08 8313 7422.
Professor Göran Roos Final Lecture
What does the future hold for manufacturing in South Australia?
At his final public lecture at the Adelaide Town Hall on Tuesday 27 September 2011, Göran Roos' discussed the state of our manufacturing industry and what we have to do to strengthen and change, not only to survive but to thrive!
See the video from Göran's lecture above