The flag waver for the start of the final round of the UniSA AHPVSS at Murray Bridge on 23rd September 2017 will be Dr. Kristin Alford the Director of MOD. at the University of South Australia, and parent of two race participants.
At MOD., which is an immersive museum of discovery, a place to be and be inspired, Kristin leads a team dedicated to creating dynamic, changing exhibitions showcasing the edge of knowledge and emerging technologies. MOD. opens in May 2018 and aims to surprise and delight young adults, opening new possibilities and pathways so that we can all live prosperously and sustainably.
Prior to this role, Kristin was the founding director of foresight agency Bridge8, facilitating futures and engagement on water sustainability, nanotechnology, health, advanced manufacturing, clean technologies and climate futures for government, corporates and not-for-profits.