Connecting Women Leaders in STEM

Jo Stewart-Rattray, Board Director of ISACA and Director of Information Security at BRM Holdich, offers a multifaceted approach for developing women leaders in STEM.

Key drivers behind successful commercialisation

Dr Robin Knight, Director of collaboration platform IN-PART, explores what makes a university’s research most ripe for application by industry.

Global collaboration and emerging trends

Dr Robin Knight, Director of collaboration platform IN-PART, talks about improving relationships between research and industry, and how to overcome IP challenges.

Science key to U.S. standing

Chancellor of the University of Kansas, Bernadette Gray-Little, explores science issues that must addressed by the new President of the United States.

What you can do for industry

Commercialisation expert Natalie Chapman explores what she has learnt by teaching industry engagement to researchers.

What’s your story?

Inspiring Australia’s Jackie Randles explores the how and why behind sharing your journey as a researcher.

Cyber warfare: a battle plan

Australia is vulnerable to cyber threats, so what can we do about it? Director of UNSW’s Australian Centre for Cyber Security, Jill Slay, takes a look.

Engaging industry in research

Commercialisation expert Natalie Chapman shares a traveller’s guide to industry engagement for researchers.

Is commercialisation the dark side?

Founder and Managing Director of gemaker, Natalie Chapman, explores the common perception of research commercialisation as ‘the dark side of the force’.

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Undervaluing STEM skills

CEO of the Australian Industry Group, Innes Willox, says the Grattan higher education report misrepresents the value of STEM skills.

Water sensitivity can be achieved in Australia

A new report from the Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) for Water Sensitive Cities reveals ways Australia can move towards greater water sensitivity.

Rethinking Australia’s innovation sector

A 15-year strategic plan for Australia’s innovation sector is being developed over the next year. But how does it compare to the rest of the world?

Australian research funding infographic

The latest OECD figures reveal how Australia’s science and research funding compares with other countries.

Continuous deployment

Innovation psychologist Dr Amantha Imber writes about a critical ingredient for business tech innovation in an extract from her book, the Innovation Formula.

Chatting with chatbots

The future of chatbots is more than just small-talk, says researchers at CSIRO and the University of Queensland.

Diversity brings a competitive advantage

Women must leverage the new demand for gender diversity, says Yasmine Finbow, Director of the Women in Tech. conference.

Investing in small business

Key lessons from the USA on commercialising quality research to compete effectively in the global economy.

Algorithms making social decisions

The social life of algorithms: shaping, and being shaped by, our world.

Firing up our start-ups

Getting start-ups into high-growth mode earlier is a key national priority for innovation.

The startup nation

Israel provides lessons in linking education and innovation.

No backing away

CRCA Chief Executive Dr Tony Peacock explains why there has never been a more exciting time to be an innovator in Australia.

The role of science and innovation in a 21st century government

A fresh start is needed for science and innovation from the new PM.

Can driverless cars save the planet?

Driverless cars could provide considerable economic and environmental benefits for Australia.

Housing industry could save auto jobs

Growth in Australia’s modular building housing industry could save jobs from the auto manufacturing industry.