Live Futures is part of both Sydney Design and National Science week. It is a futures festival and looks to create discussion about the future through the many exciting and interesting speakers, workshops, exhibitions and presentations lined up for the day. There are activities for all ages so bring along family and friends.
Some highlights this year include:
Chris Vanstone from The Australian Centre for Social Innovation,
Tim Jarvis Arctic Explorer and Filmmaker,
Dianne Moy from the Victorian Eco-Innovation Lab,
Janine Cahill and Selena Griffith from Live Futures,
Brian Lennon Carbon Negative Institute
Some events for the day:
Social Innovation Bar Camp
The 'I Will' project
The 'Future Story' Project
Creative Nexus exhibition
SRD Graduate Project Workshop
Howtoons workshop for kids of all ages - make your own toys!
Permaculture display including worm farming, no dig gardening and a solar powered ice cream truck.
More information can be found at www.livefutures2020.com which is being updated daily.