AHRI WA Conference 2024

16 and 17 May, Perth Optus Stadium

Aden Date

Principal · Aden Date & Founder · Only the Human


Aden Date is a performing artist, author and creativity expert. He teaches teams how to step outside their comfort zone, take risks, and embrace uncertainty so they can design creative solutions to wicked problems. 

Aden has performed and taught improvised theatre around the world. In Perth he runs Only the Human, a social enterprise which uses comedy to promote well-being and social connection, and teaches Community Psychology at Notre Dame. He is the author of  Funny Business, a bestselling book about what improvised theatre teaches us about creative thinking.