Focus issue 198 October 2016
We need new initiatives to optimise our infrastructure
In this issue:
By David Singleton
Australia’s lack of transparency in infrastructure decision-making has often led to inefficiency and community distrust – and constrained informed debate.
By Tom Connor
Australian governments should face the reality of the challenge and work with research institutes and professional bodies to implement a framework for design for a changing climate.
By Tony Wong, Bruce Godfrey and Steven Kenway
The vulnerability of water and energy resources in an era of increasing demand, uncertainty and cost represents a critical business, security and environmental issue.
By Hugh Bradlow
We should aim for a situation where, by 2030, no human is allowed to touch the controls of a vehicle on a public road in Australia.
Also in this issue:
Enhancing Australia's prosperity through technology and innovation