Media Releases


The Academy issues a limited number of media statements on major Academy activities and also conducts continuing liaison with a variety of news media to represent its points of view on a variety of topics through contributed articles, print interviews and participation in electronic news media initiatives.

2014 Media Releases

Chief Scientist elected an ATSE Fellow

Posted on 21/10/2014
Ian Chubb among 26 new Fellows elected to the Academy

Technology underpins our resources wealth

Posted on 20/10/2014
The role of technology in preserving Australia’s resources wealth – is the theme of the October issue (Edition 186) of ATSE Focus

STELR now in 400 schools

Posted on 1/09/2014
ATSE’s STELR program is now operating in 400 schools across Australia to boost student Interest in science and technology

ATSE Clunies Ross Awards 2015 nominations close 29 August

Posted on 13/08/2014
Nominations of top-line commercialised innovations invited - closing 29th August

Technology holds the key to better health

Posted on 7/08/2014
Focus August edition tackles a key issue

New grant will boost STELR

Posted on 17/07/2014
$1.6M program to extend ATSE's secondary push for better STEM education

Educating Australia in Technology and Engineering

Posted on 24/06/2014
Focus June edition tackles a key issue

Future water options for SE Queensland

Posted on 18/06/2014
Brisbane public seminar with water experts

Aligning our R&D to optimise mineral resources

Posted on 10/06/2014
Computer modelling, sensing, and data analysis – often at massive scale – are at the heart of future exploration and processing strategies in minerals and energy.

Honours for Australia's Heroes in Science and Technology

Posted on 21/05/2014
Australia’s heroes in science and technology were presented with prestigious ATSE Clunies Ross Awards.

Change can make us Asia’s delicatessen

Posted on 7/05/2014
The Australian food sector needs to change but can become the “delicatessen of Asia” – ATSE food industry seminar. Media release

Would you drink recycled water?

Posted on 1/05/2014
Adelaide public lecture will focus on recycled drinking water on 6 May

Innovating for our food future

Posted on 29/04/2014
Major food issues confronting Australia will be examined at a one-day food issues seminar in Sydney on Thursday (1 May)

Innovation a key to meeting technology challenges

Posted on 16/04/2014
Focus 183: Australia’s resilient economy is facing significant structural change and technological innovation has a key role to play in providing the solutions.

Productivity the key to food and fibre future

Posted on 14/04/2014
Australia can feed 60 to 80 million people but the future of food and fibre production for export will depend on productivity increases. Read more

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