ATSE is an independent body of more than 800 Australian scientists and engineers seeking to enhance Australia’s prosperity through technological innovation.
Our aspirations and endeavours are explained here. We hope you enjoy learning about them
Our list of ATSE Fellows comprises some of the most influential names in technological sciences and engineering. They’re an important group of people – one that’s been responsible for a number of key technological advancements over the past 40 years.
Tanya Monro wins Eureka Prize
Alex Zelinsky wins EA's Sargent Medal
ATSE is made up of some of Australia’s leading thinkers in technology and engineering. It’s an eclectic group, drawn from academia, government, industry and research, each with a single objective in mind – to apply technology in smart, strategic ways for our social, environmental and economic benefit.
Take a closer look at who we are and what we do, take a look at the Academy’s mission, history and people.
Focus Magazine 191: Productivity and Innovation: Improving our culture, focus and outcomes
View the recording of the Public Forum on Unconventional Gas
Australia can embrace the 21st century and move its manufacturing into a new and exciting era of impact
Today’s healthcare system is technology dependent. Many of the future advances will depend on collaborative contributions from engineers, computer scientists, physicists and chemists
Major reforms are needed to improve the way we plan, finance, construct, maintain and operate infrastructure to ensure it can
underpin gains in Australia's productivity in the decades ahead
We need a better innovation culture, an enhanced productivity focus and stronger
links between research and the marketplace
ATSE's submission addresses all four Issues Papers produced by the Commission: Exploration, Extraction and Mining; Further Processing and Manufacture; Electricity Generation; and Management, Disposal and Storage of Waste
Effective infrastructure planning is a critical issue for Australia, particularly as our population continues to grow
Better collaboration across Australia’s science, research and innovation systems at all levels will boost capability and capacity for sustained science and technology-driven productivity
Future discoveries in medical research will contribute to improving the health and wellbeing of all Australians
The ACOLA Report reviewed the range of issues facing shale gas development in Australia and made 51 key findings considering the potential environmental, social and economic impacts of an Australian shale gas industry
International collaboration ensures that the world’s best comes to us and our best goes to the world
ATSE’s main objective for the proposed draft Strategy is for the continued successful operation of international education in higher education
Australia needs to link stormwater management strongly to urban planning processes to maximise the wider benefits of green stormwater infrastructure and technologies to Australian communities
ATSE is holding a two-day conference to explore all aspects of issues around unconventional gas exploration and production
ATSE is a partner in a new initiative that will
enhance gender equity in science and technology
disciplines in academic and research bodies.
Academy President Dr Alan Finkel AO FTSE has
Been awarded the 2015 Mountbatten Medal from
the Institution of Engineering and Technology
Professor Max Lu FAA FTSE, from UQ, has been awarded the 2015 Chemical Society of Japan’s prestigious lectureship award
Mr Martin Thomas AM FTSE, a former Vice President of ATSE, has won the 2015 AGM Michell Medal, awarded by Engineers Australia
Enhancing Australia's prosperity through technological innovation