ATSE is an independent body of more than 870 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.
Cherrell Hirst receives honorary doctorate
Dimity Dornan is the 2018 Queensland Senior Australian of the Year
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, read about the Academy’s mission, history and people.
Nominations open - ICM Agrifood Award
Nominations open - Batterham Medal
More than two dozen women and men with impressive track records in leadership and creating impact have been elected.
To drive greater collaboration and wider benefits for Australia, the R&D Tax Incentive should offer a premium rate for R&D undertaken with Australian publicly funded research organisations.
Australia’s research system is a key contributor to Australia’s economic, social and environmental prosperity. The Academy encourages efforts to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of Australia’s research funding systems.
Congratulations to the 16 outstanding Australian researchers selected to participate in the 2018 Australia China Young Scientists Exchange Program
Australia’s innovation agenda needs more postgraduate STEM knowledge and research training
A grant administered by ATSE connects researchers and SMEs to solve global problems.
Minister Karen Andrews announced 22 grants to Australian researchers and SMEs to help take business ideas to the world.
The Academy is concerned that 11 highly-recommended applications for Australian Research Council funding were vetoed in 2017 and early 2018 by the then Education Minister.
The Queensland University of Technology agriculture biotechnologist was recognised for his life-saving work.
Professor Vertessy is now the Chair of the Advisory Committee on Social, Economic and Environmental Sciences.
Professor Raper is the third Academy Fellow in consecutive years to be awarded.
Promoting Australia's advancement through technology