Senator the Hon Arthur Sinodinos AO Media Releases
10 March 2017
The annual quest for Australia’s top science and innovation minds has begun with the opening of nominations for one of Australia’s most prestigious awards, the 2017 Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science.
7 March 2017
A range of Australian industries, from food and transport logistics to farming and honey bees, will benefit from a $151.5 million investment by the government in four new Cooperative Research Centres (CRCs), which will deliver practical solutions to problems and produce tangible outcomes.
3 March 2017
Proposed improvements to the Disability Access to Premises Standards will help to ensure people with disabilities have better access to public buildings.
24 February 2017
The trans-Tasman patent attorney regime, a system for joint regulation of patent attorneys in Australia and New Zealand, is now in effect, helping to create a seamless trans-Tasman business environment.
23 February 2017
Australian companies will be better placed to take advantage of opportunities in Israel’s biotechnology, ICT, research and development sectors, among others, thanks to a new Agreement signed today.
20 February 2017
The Australian Government has announced the establishment Board of the $75 million CRC for Developing Northern Australia, which will get to work on attracting research projects that benefit the north.
17 February 2017
Australia and New Zealand will work together to tackle chronic disease, advance general health care and improve the accuracy and availability of GPS signals as part of our commitment to increase collaboration on research and innovation.
13 February 2017
Saturday, 11 February was International Day of Women and Girls in Science, providing us with the perfect opportunity to acknowledge the contribution Australian women make to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
9 February 2017
I am delighted to preview Above and Beyond, Questacon’s 2017 blockbuster exhibition that taps into the history of aviation and looks to the future to inspire a new generation of global aviation and aerospace innovators.
9 February 2017
Pop-up science festivals, an astronomical observatory on wheels, and Future Earth innovations are among 39 projects sharing in $500,000 in National Science Week grants.