Adelaide Connected Networking Event – Seeking Employment: Tips for success

At our recent sold-out Adelaide Connected networking event held on Wednesday 6 September at The Gallery, we focussed on tips for success when looking for a job in Adelaide. We heard from a panel of recruiting industry experts, who focussed on practical advice, from what to include on your CV, to interview skills and the current jobs […]

Adelaide Connected Networking Event at The Light Room

Our Adelaide Connected community recently gathered at the newly opened The Light Room in Light ADL on 28 June 2023. We heard from Nic Mercer, CEO Light ADL and then sat down with ‘Boomerang’ Jan Koudelka, CSM. Jan, who has travelled the world as a senior officer with the Australian Army, is now back in Adelaide […]

South Australia’s global engineering skills networking

Adelaide Connected supported Engineers Australia to host an information session for migrant engineer jobseekers looking to make connections within industry. Attendees heard from inspiring migrant engineers on their journey to successful engineering careers in Australia, as well as The Hon. Zoe Bettison MP, Minister for Multicultural Affairs and Minister for Tourism and Jan Irvine, General […]

Adelaide Connected Networking Event – 27 April 2023

Our Adelaide Connected community recently met for our latest networking event at The Strathmore Hotel where guests heard from networking guru Paul Kitching (PK), Business Development Manager at Fuller Brand Communication. PK shared his expert tips on how to network like a natural in any situation, as well as how to craft your personal brand […]

Adelaide Connected Networking Event with Sanaa

It was great to kick off our first Adelaide Connected networking event of the year in conjunction with Associate member Sanaa’s exhibition, which is showcasing the diverse experiences of artists from Africa and South Australia’s multicultural communities. We heard from Sanaa Founder Victoria Lewis, Sanaa Board Member Stephen Tongun, and Ugandan artist in resident Charlene Komuntale, whose work is […]

Adelaide Connected End of Year Celebration – November 2022

On 29 November the Adelaide Connected community gathered for our final event of the year. It was a chance to celebrate what has been an amazing year and provided a great opportunity to catch up with familiar faces, network and connect with likeminded individuals and Committee for Adelaide members. We would like to thank our […]

Adelaide Connected Networking Event – October 13th

Our Adelaide Connected networking event held on Thursday 13 October saw us head out of the city and into Lumination’s headquarters in Thebarton.   Guests heard from Lumination’s Founder and CEO Ed Carlson and speak about his company’s journey so far and why they have chosen to grow their business here in Adelaide, while still growing nationally and internationally.   […]

Adelaide Connected Networking Event – August 2022

Adelaide Connected-AUG22

Last week we had our Adelaide Connected event focussed on the state of #migration in #SouthAustralia. We heard from Mark Glazbrook, Managing Director of @migrationsolutions and Ameen Bou Diab who shared his migration story. A big thank you to Migration Solutions for sponsoring the event at @vault91bar Adelaide Connected events aim to help newly arrived, […]

The ‘Adelaide Connected’ program, powered by the Committee for Adelaide, launch Podcast series aimed at attracting talent here to South Australia


Adelaide Connected, a program powered by the Committee for Adelaide, has launched a series of podcasts, showcasing talented individuals who have chosen South Australia as a place to live and work. The podcast features international and interstate migrants (Arrows), and people who have recently returned to South Australia (Boomerangs), as they discuss their move and […]

Adelaide Connected networking event – December 2020 (Sparkke at the Whitmore)

After delays due to COVID, it was great to hold our first Adelaide Connected networking event for the year with South Australian expats and skilled migrants who are helping drive the “brain gain” that Adelaide is experiencing. Led by our guest speaker Serafina Maiorano, who used to head up Advance and has recently returned from New York, this […]