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26 February 2018
UWA’s Geodata Algorithms Team will apply their expertise to data analytics and data mining research projects in collaboration with Rio Tinto for mineral exploration.
24 January 2018
A new facility described as an “ag-tech launch pad” has been opened by the two parties in South-East Melbourne, complete with a prototype “smart farm” to research innovative new farming procedures. Monash University’s Ken Sloan tips agricultural technological advancement as, “the next big growth industry for Australia”.
19 December 2017
In Australia, 250,000 people have been diagnosed with epilepsy, with 3 percent to 3.5 percent of the population expected to experience the condition at some point in their lives. Researchers from IBM and the University of Melbourne have developed a proof-of-concept seizure forecasting system that predicted an average of 69 percent of seizures across 10 epilepsy patients.
19 December 2017
The University of Melbourne is the only Australian university ranked in the top 50 of scientific institution, Nature's list of leading universities for bilateral partnerships.
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.
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