May
22

Watching the World Change through Victoria’s Museums Parks and Gardens

22 May 2019

This month, the United Nations announced that nature is declining globally at rates unprecedented in human history, driven in part by climate change.

Evidence of this is crystal clear in Victoria, with a new online story called Collections and Climate Change showing how the Victorian Government has been taking steps to understand climate change impacts through Victoria’s cultural and scientific treasures.

The documentary film and gallery, now live on the Victorian Government Culture Victoria portal, explores how the information gathered and stored by Museums Victoria, Parks Victoria and the Royal Botanic Gardens gives insight into local climate related shifts in human, plant and animal life.

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Apr
18

Many Roads a Finalist in Local Heritage Awards

The Wind & Sky Productions project Many Roads: Chinese on the Goldfields is a finalist in the 2019 Ballarat Design and Excellence Awards in the Communicating, Promoting and Celebrating Heritage category.

The awards are run by the City of Ballarat in collaboration with the National Trust (Vic) Ballarat branch, celebrate excellence in heritage and design in the Ballarat region. The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on the 24 May 2019.

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Apr
8

Data Democracy a Challenge for Future

Media Release: Monday 8 April 2019

The rapid growth of electronic data has great potential to benefit society, but we need to think about how to manage data in a fair way that honours individual rights, argues a new film, Data Democracy.

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Mar
29

Data Democracy Film Launch and Panel Discussion

March 29, 2019

The Centre for eResearch and Digital Innovation (CeRDI) is hosting a screening, panel discussion and networking event to celebrate the launch of their new short film “Data Democracy” at 5:30pm Monday 8 April at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. The film was produced for CeRDI by Wind & Sky Productions.

What: Film screening, panel discussion and networking drinks

When: Monday 8 April 2019 5:30 for a 5:40pm start

Where: Room 106, The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC), 1 Convention Centre Place, South Wharf VIC 3006

Part of: FrontierSI Conference 2019

RSVP by: Friday 5 April 2019

Eventbrite link: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/data-democracy-short-film-launch-tickets-58337753792

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