2021
Annual
Report

2022 Activity Plan

Research • Establish Indigenous Engagement Portfolio
• Establish Research Translation Portfolio
• Establish competitive Strategic Initiatives funding
• Hold two Chief Investigators meetings/retreats
See specific research project activity plans
See Longitudinal Family Cohort Study activity plan
Governance • Establish Partner Reference Group
• Establish Digital Technologies Reference Group
• Establish Children’s Reference Group
• Establish Parents and Caregivers Reference Group
Mentoring & capacity building • Hold an in-person Digital Child Annual Meeting
• Establish Skills, Mentoring, and Research Training (SMART) Portfolio
• Establish the '2for1' model for the Executive Committee
• Deliver TOPAZ
Partners & collabs • Hold Industry Partner Forums (2 per year)
• Establish Node-specific Children’s Reference Groups
Centre culture • Establish Equity, Diversity, Justice and Inclusion (EDJI) Portfolio
• Develop Indigenous Engagement Policy
Comms & engagement • Establish the Communications, Outreach & Research Engagement (CORE) Portfolio
• Launch a Digital Child Blog
• Deliver activities in Children’s Technology Spaces
• Hold public facing partner seminars
• Social media awareness and capacity building

The Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for the Digital Child acknowledges the First Australian owners of the lands on where we gather and pay our respects to the Elders, lores, customs and creation spirits of this country.