The BHERT blog is where our Members can showcase their collaborative projects and activities.
6 December 2017
Australian firm Intersective, a BHERT member, is one of the first to receive funding from CSIRO’s investment fund, Main Sequence Ventures. The new funds will be used to extend and enhance the capabilities of their Practera platform, which provides a toolkit for educators to manage a range of experiential learning programmes like internships, cross-functional projects, accelerators, mentoring and skills micro-credentialing.
5 December 2017
Global technology leader Siemens announced in November a $447 million grant to the University of Western Australia. The UWA announcement follows on from a similar grant made to Swinburne University of Technology
31 August 2017
Siemens announced a grant to Swinburne University of Technology of $135 million of software to assist Swinburne develop its “Factory of the Future”, where students from apprentices to PhD level will be trained in application of the software.
30 August 2017
A strategic alliance between La Trobe University and Optus Business has led to the development of cybersecurity courses that provide work-integrated learning and employment pathways for La Trobe graduates.
29 August 2017
Telstra named as Australia's most innovative company in The Australian Corporate Innovation Index, and The Venture Capital Effect Report of 2017.
07 August 2017
The partnership between Rubicon Water and the University of Melbourne is an outstanding example of industry and higher education working together to develop and commercialise solutions to current environmental problems, resulting in significant environmental, social, and economic benefits for all stakeholders.
12 July 2017
RMIT University and the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) have presented a paper proposing innovation in management, finance, technology and accounting by business schools to promote better knowledge exchange and deeper relationships between universities and industry.
9 March 2017
Australian research is world class and is often hugely influential in academic education circles. However little news of all of this gets into mainstream media in Australia and there is often no public discussion around it.
21 February 2017
Think for a moment about the student experience. For all the research and emphasis on student engagement, university teaching and learning has not changed much. Teachers design and carry out curriculum, students do their best to learn it, and employers hope that at the end they’ll have an exceptional and well-trained hire. What’s missing?
17 August 2016
Lochiel Park in South Australia, is arguably Australia’s most environmentally sustainable residential estate. Established to create the nation’s model green village, Lochiel Park showcases environmentally sustainable technologies and practices. This living laboratory located in suburban Adelaide, has helped create a detailed understanding of low carbon homes and their impact, informing sustainable housing decisions throughout the world.
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