Australian industry competitiveness depends significantly on the ability to translate investment in science,
research and development (R&D) into economic benefits, and to lift productivity through the uptake of new
technology and technical innovations, including efficient capture of new innovations from overseas.
The REA Pilot has confirmed that REA is a cost-effective and robust measure of research engagement: universities were able to participate in the data provisions with minimal resourcing burdens, making use of the existing systems in support of other internal and external reporting requirements such as ERA and HERDC.
Climate change mitigation and adaptation: managing our climate and society
ATSE says our mitigation target must be
an effective response to climate science
and a fair share of the global burden
Australia needs a suite of complementary measures to incentivise innovation in our business sector
ATSE strongly supports emissions reductions across all sectors while taking steps to balance the economic impacts of this transition.
IMNIS has named an Expert Advisory Panel to support its national mentoring program for PhD students in STEM
Engineers are a crucial part of the collaboration that is our future
ATSE is supportive of the new approach to the Code being principles based
The Academy supports the nine infrastructure capability focus areas identified in the draft, but suggests that two additional areas be considered by the Expert Working Group
Australia has a ‘blue sky’ future where nothing is impossible if we use our best minds.
Nothing is impossible - we can make anything happen if we use our best minds
Businesses must take the lead in enhancing research translation and collaboration to achieve Australia’s transition into an expanded knowledge base economy
ATSE generally supports the outcomes of the review of the R&D Tax Incentive
IMNIS, ATSE’s mentoring program for
PhD students in STEM subjects has won
a $200,000 grant from MTPConnect
Given the dependence of facilities and infrastructure on energy and communications networks, careful consideration
should be given to the resilience, backup and stand-by capabilities of research infrastructure
ATSE comments on the Budget Savings (Omnibus) Bill 2016
Ongoing reform and support is needed to ensure Australia’s research training system delivers its full potential social, economic and environmental benefits to our nation
Enhancing Australia's prosperity through technology and innovation