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The Hon Wyatt Roy MP
The Hon Wyatt Roy MP was sworn in as Assistant Minister for Innovation on 21 September 2015.
6 May 2016
The Australian Government announces that David Bennett will become Australia’s first IP Counsellor in China.
21 April 2016
A new emergency protection system for storm-damaged buildings is among the latest innovations to receive commercialisation assistance through the Australian Government’s Entrepreneurs’ Programme.
19 April 2016
Prototype high-temperature superconductors were unveiled today as part of a landmark research agreement between German engineering giant Siemens, Queensland University of Technology and the Australian Government’s Defence Science and Technology Group.
14 April 2016
Assistant Minister for Innovation Wyatt Roy today announced the release of the Australian Intellectual Property Report 2016, which provides a detailed breakdown of the nation’s intellectual property (IP) trends.