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$3.9 million to inspire girls and women to study and pursue science, technology, engineering and maths

6 December 2016

The Turnbull Government has announced $3.9 million in funding to 24 organisations to rollout projects that will encourage girls and women to study and pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and maths.

Manufacturing needs to embrace disruption for a strong future

5 December 2016

Australia’s manufacturing sector needs to embrace the opportunities offered by disruption and shift towards high value, knowledge intensive industries, Assistant Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science Craig Laundy has told a university symposium.

New national simplification initiative to make it easier to get on with doing business and creating jobs

18 November 2016

The Turnbull Government has struck a landmark agreement with state and territory governments for a new National Business Simplification Initiative – which will reduce the complexity of regulation for businesses and make dealings with government easier.

10 high-flyers off to Boston for start-up business boost

16 November 2016

Assistant Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science Craig Laundy has congratulated 10 start-ups that have been selected to travel to Boston to take part in a highly successful international accelerator program.

High performing SME wins national technology award

3 November 2016

Melbourne-based company Independent Products has won a national award for the excellent work it has done to develop technology that is helping to improve the energy efficiency of air conditioners.

CSIRO to support NASA's journey to Mars with Deep Space Station 36

3 November 2016

NASA and other international space agencies will be able to better support robotic and future human missions into the cosmos with the completion and full operation of a new 34-metre antenna dish at the Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex (CDSCC).

Smart, innovative businesses the focus of Tasmania visit

1 November 2016

A leading maritime training facility, a life raft manufacturer, and a winemaker were among the innovative businesses visited by the Assistant Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science, Craig Laundy, during a tour of Tasmania last week.

Successful public-private collaboration opens up data

22 October 2016

A world-first, web-based tool to help entrepreneurs, students, researchers and policy makers explore and analyse Australia’s intellectual property data was released by the Australian Government today.

Entrepreneurs prove point on technological change

21 October 2016

An international conference on disruption has been told that its participants are proof that Australia and Australian industry can win by embracing disruptive technologies.

Romar Engineering and CSIRO print the future

21 September 2016

Sydney manufacturer Romar Engineering and CSIRO have co-invested in a new $1.25 million 3D printer to produce new advanced manufacturing products for the medical and aerospace sectors.