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Aug 2022

Government and business partner to establish mRNA production in Australia

The Australian Government, Moderna and the Victorian Government have finalised partnership arrangements to establish an mRNA vaccine manufacturing facility at Monash University in Melbourne.
Aug 2022

2022 update to the List of critical technologies in the national interest: have your say

The 63 technologies identified in the list are current and emerging technologies with the capacity to significantly enhance or pose risk to our national interest.
Aug 2022

Celebrating National Science Week 2022

We’re celebrating National Science Week 2022 from Saturday, 13 August to Sunday, 21 August.
Aug 2022 National Measurement Institute

New compliance plan to build confidence in trade measurement

The National Measurement Institute's latest compliance plan helps support confidence in trade measurement.
Aug 2022 National Measurement Institute

Showcasing National Measurement Institute scientists this National Science Week

Hear from our experts about why science matters and what they love about working in measurement science.
Aug 2022 National Measurement Institute

2022 Metrology Awards: a special celebration for National Science Week

Join the National Measurement Institute online on 16 August to recognise outstanding achievements in measurement. Vote for the winner of the People’s Choice Award through live voting.

Mining, oil and gas news

Sep 2022

PERUMIN to showcase Australia’s METS industry

The Australian Government is supporting our mining equipment, technology and services (METS) sector at Peru’s annual mining conference.
Sep 2022

Critical minerals projects receive $50 million

The Australian Government has committed $50 million to the critical minerals industry.
Jul 2022 Critical Minerals Office

Delegation visit marks first milestone in Australia–India critical minerals partnership

The Critical Minerals Facilitation Office arranged the visit under the Australia–India Critical Minerals Investment Partnership.

Science, technology and innovation news

Sep 2022

Australian Government to revitalise our science priorities

The Australian Government has announced plans to refresh Australia’s Science and Research Priorities and National Science Statement.
Sep 2022

The state of STEM gender equity in 2022

We’ve updated the STEM Equity Monitor with the latest data on women and girls’ participation in STEM.
Sep 2022

National Quantum Advisory Committee to strengthen Australia’s quantum industry

The committee will provide expert advice to bolster Australia as a quantum leader.

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17 August 2022 National Measurement Institute

Winners of the 2022 Metrology Awards announced in National Science Week

Measurement innovation across a range of fields have been showcased at the National Measurement Institute’s (NMI) 2022 Metrology Awards.
4 February 2021 National Measurement Institute

Australia Day Honour for Dr Barry Inglis

Dr Barry Inglis, NMI’s inaugural CEO and Chief Metrologist, has been recognised in this year’s Australia Day Honours as an Officer of the Order of Australia.
20 May 2020 National Measurement Institute

Quantum physicist and Defence scientist take out top awards on World Metrology Day

NMI Prize and Barry Inglis Medal winners announced on World Metrology Day.
28 February 2020 National Measurement Institute

Nominate now for the 2020 measurement awards!

The National Measurement Institute awards the NMI Prize and Barry Inglis Medal to emerging and established people working on measurement science. Nominations open until 14 April.
1 February 2020 National Measurement Institute

Video: NMI Measurement awards: Bruce Warrington wants you to nominate!

Nominations are now open for two national measurement institute awards: the Barry Inglis Medal, and the NMI Prize.
20 May 2019 National Measurement Institute

World Metrology Day

Celebrating World Metrology Day and the start of the redefined International System of Measurement (SI) Units.