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$7.5 million in BRII grants to boost small business innovation. Applications close 3 April 2024.
The Australian Government has named the recipient of the Powering Australia Industry Growth Centre grant following a competitive process in 2023.
Feb 2024 Critical Minerals Office
International Partnerships in Critical Minerals grants will provide co-funding for Australian projects. Applications now open.
The temporary group is part of the Australian Government’s interim response to the safe and responsible AI consultation.
From quantum computing capital raises to quantum tech in space, here’s a round up of achievements from quantum leaders.
Australia and other countries have been progressing the global quantum ecosystem as part of the Multilateral Dialogue on Quantum (MDQ).
We worked with Singapore’s Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) and industry partners National Australian Bank (NAB) and Tookitaki to test both country’s AI ethics principles. The collaboration aimed to work...
27 October 2023 Australian Space Agency
The Hon Dr Kevin Rudd AC, Australia’s Ambassador to the United States signed the treaty-level agreement in Washington.
25 October 2023
Our department will contribute to the Australian presence at the next World Expo in Osaka, Japan.
20 October 2023
Commonwealth, State and Territory Building Ministers met today to discuss the next iteration of the National Construction Code and feedback received from industry.
20 October 2023
The report outlines our work and performance for the last financial year.
17 October 2023 Australian Space Agency
Conflux Technology is taking world-class heat exchange systems to the global space market.
16 October 2023
The Australian science, innovation and education communities came together tonight to celebrate outstanding achievements in scientific research, research-based innovation and science teaching.
9 October 2023
Each year we recognise outstanding Australian scientists, innovators and educators at the Prime Minister's Prizes for Science. Find out how these inspiring role models are continuing to blaze trails and achieve breakthroughs in their fields.
9 October 2023
From a mining area in South Australia to Geoscience Australia, geologist Dr Verity Normington's career path wasn’t always easy.
6 October 2023 Critical Minerals Office
Ministers, industry leaders and civil society meet in Paris to galvanise action on global critical minerals supply chains.
4 October 2023
We’ll recognise excellence among scientists, innovators and educators in science and technology fields. Follow us on Twitter/X, Facebook, LinkedIn and #PMPrizes for all the latest news about the 2023 recipients.
3 October 2023 Office of the Chief Economist
Commodity export earnings are forecast to fall from last year’s record $467 billion to $400 billion in 2023–24 and $352 billion by 2024–25.
3 October 2023 Critical Minerals Office
The Bilateral Dialogue on Critical Minerals signals stronger cooperation between the 2 countries.