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Jan 2024

The Australian Government’s interim response to safe and responsible AI consultation

Find out how community feedback will influence regulation of AI in Australia.
Jan 2024

New grant funding round open for industry-led research collaborations

Applications are now open for round 25 of the Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) Grants program.
Jan 2024

Grants of up to $15,000 available for young Aussies in STEM

The sponsorship grants fund young Australians to take part in virtual or in-person STEM events.
Dec 2023

$17 million to boost AI adoption by SMEs

The AI Adopt Program will fund centres to help Australian businesses adopt artificial intelligence (AI). Applications close 29 January 2024.

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Feb 2024

PolyActiva is changing how we look at eye biotech

The company is developing new ocular technology with support from our Biomedical Translation Fund and Brandon Capital.
Feb 2024

Funding for solutions using renewables and low emissions

$7.5 million in BRII grants to boost small business innovation. Applications close 3 April 2024.
Feb 2024

$14 million to help Australian businesses manufacture renewable energy technologies

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

$40 million to support critical minerals projects in Australia

International Partnerships in Critical Minerals grants will provide co-funding for Australian projects. Applications now open.
Feb 2024

New expert group will help guide the future of safe and responsible AI in Australia

The temporary group is part of the Australian Government’s interim response to the safe and responsible AI consultation.
Feb 2024

Success stories for quantum in Australia

From quantum computing capital raises to quantum tech in space, here’s a round up of achievements from quantum leaders.
Feb 2024

Towards a global quantum ecosystem

Australia and other countries have been progressing the global quantum ecosystem as part of the Multilateral Dialogue on Quantum (MDQ).

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8 April 2021

Blockchain pilot grant applications open!

Grant applications are open for two $3 million grants for blockchain pilots to reduce regulatory compliance burden for businesses. Funding is open until 29 Apr 2021.
1 March 2021

APS Blockchain Network event: digital currency pilot

Learn how the South Australian Government collaborated with MIT to pilot the digital currency blockchain Project Ubin. Join us at an online event on Friday 12 March.
25 November 2020

APS Blockchain Network launched successfully

The APS Blockchain Network Launch was an absolute success with over 80 virtual attendees and an expert line up of speakers.
9 October 2020

Two new working groups for the National Blockchain Roadmap

Members of the Australian blockchain community joined two new Working Groups to investigate blockchain technology.
28 August 2020

New working groups for the National Blockchain Roadmap

Members of the Australian blockchain community joined Working Groups on supply chains and credentialing.
9 July 2020

Invitation to join collaborative working groups to progress the blockchain roadmap

The National Blockchain Roadmap Steering Committee is seeking expressions of interest from the blockchain community to join working groups.
7 February 2020

Opportunities open up through blockchain

The National Blockchain Roadmap highlights opportunities and challenges for Australia to leverage the technology for economic benefit.