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B/HERT is the only national organisation with members who are leaders in tertiary education, business, industry and research institutions.
B/HERT adds value through its unique membership, its engagement on policy issues with government and its commitment to better business/education outcomes through collaboration.
B/HERT, established in 1990, is a not-for-profit organisation.
A repositioned economy based on structural change enabling knowledge/IP translation and not restricted by geography is an outcome that will serve Australia well as we move further into the 21st century. And so it is that the contributors for this edition of the B/HERT News bring a focus to initiatives that will be a part of this journey.
11 April 2016 - This round table brought together members of the university and business sectors to discuss opportunities to incorporate industry-based experience into current PhD training programs and industry engagement for early career researchers.
The 2016 B/HERT Awards Online Submission Portal is now open. Submit your applications for collaborative projects between businesses and universities under a range of specific categories. The portal will be open until 9th September.
Driving stronger partnerships and collaboration between business, industry, researchers and the higher education sectors was the theme of Senator Simon Birmingham's address to the 2015 B/HERT Awards Dinner. Read the transcript of his address.
Save the dates: 2016 B/HERT Awards Dinner to be held on Tuesday 15 November. Online submission portal now open until 9 September.
The B/HERT Awards were established in 1998 to recognise outstanding achievement in collaboration between business and higher education in the fields of research & development and education & training.