Gabrielle Kelly, Director , The Office of External Relations, Department of Premier and Cabinet,
Dr. Martin Seligman and the Premier of South Australia Jay Weatherill.
View Martin Seligman's FINAL REPORT - Building the State of Wellbeing
View Martin Seligman's ADDENDUM - Building the State of Wellbeing
Wellbeing and resilience: building a flourishing state
World leading psychologist and expert adviser on wellbeing at the highest level of international public policy, and author of the book "Flourish", Dr Martin Seligman, will join forces with partners from government, business and community to drive action on wellbeing and resilience for the citizens of South Australia READ MORE
The Adelaide Thinkers in Residence office is now closed. For any queries please phone (08) 8226 1391. The Thinkers website and videos will be available for at least 12 months.
Thankyou to our 24 Thinkers and thousands of people who have been involved in the residencies.
Carla returns to Adelaide in April 2013 for her final visit as Thinker in Residence. Drawing on her extensive experience working with children, families and communities, she is encouraging us to question how we raise and educate our children from birth, as we strive towards achieving a child-friendly state. READ MORE
Age Friendly Cities - a society for all ages
Alexandre Kalache has completed his final visit to Adelaide as Thinker in Residence. He is currently writing his report. READ MORE
Manufacturing into the future
Göran released his final report, Manufacturing into the Future, in March 2012. The report identifies opportunities for the development of the State's manufacturing sector and for long-term economic growth. READ MORE
Driving down the road toll
Fred Wegman's Final Report, 'Driving Down the road toll by building a Safe System', has been released. The report provides a comprehensive list of recommendations to guide road safety policy in South Australia. READ MORE
All on board: Growing vibrant communities through transport
To gain a better understanding of perceptions towards density as a housing option in South Australia, Fred Hansen called for a marketing report to be commissioned. The report gives a clear impression on current perceptions and will provide a valuable resource in expanding the housing market to meet the population growth forecasted for the state. READ MORE
Investing in the early years
Premier Jay Weatherill said he was deeply saddened to hear of the death of Dr Fraser Mustard, the world-leading expert on early childhood development and former South Australian Thinker in
Residence READ MORE
Delivering more effective public service
John McTernan's final visit culminated in a packed public lecture on Tuesday 2 November, 2011. See the video of the event now...
Laura Lee's Final Report
An Integrated Design Strategy for South Australia
The report of Adelaide Thinker in Residence, Laura Lee, An Integrated Design Strategy for South Australia - Building the Future, presents a visionary strategy for design that puts people at the the centre - in the initiation of projects, in planning and in development.