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.
Mike Xie wins AGM Michell Medal
Salah Sukkarieh wins Eureka Prize
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.
Focus issue 203: The Crisis in Ageing
Nominations are open for the 2018 Clunies Ross Awards
Australia’s mitigation and adaptation efforts will be strongly enhanced by the timely adoption and further advancement of science and technology innovations, supported by government policy settings that encourage investment in technologies
Priority must be given to preparing Australian industry and society to be leaders and fast followers in the emergence and development of digital futures
National coordination is needed to meet Australia’s critical need for secure, long-term satellite capability
Technology to help manage the challenges in healthcare
ATSE supports investment in technologies that enable environmentally friendly and efficient transport, including a shift to a fully autonomous, integrated multimodal electric transport system
ATSE supports the introduction of regulatory frameworks for autonomous vehicles that promote innovation and rapid time to market of new technologies, while still ensuring safety
Australia needs to embrace digital health technologies and focus on data integration and standardisation
Climate change mitigation and adaptation: managing our climate and society
For as long as fossil fuels are used for energy and industrial processes, carbon capture and storage is an essential technology to limit emissions and keep the global rise in temperature to well below 2°C
ATSE strongly supports emissions reductions across all sectors while taking steps to balance the economic impacts of this transition.
Australia needs a suite of complementary measures to incentivise innovation in our business sector
Australian governments must work together to establish a national framework to drive efficient investment in Australia’s electricity grid to support its ongoing reliability and security while achieving Australia’s emission reduction targets
Symposium will explore Victoria’s
energy future following the closure
of the Hazelwood power station
Australia can be a leader in climate change adaptation and mitigation, says ATSE
Four new institutions are joining SAGE, the AAS-ATSE program to promote gender equity in research
Grants to researchers and SMEs
for collaborative business
Herbicide authority Professor Stephen Powles first Australian to win the American Chemical Society agrochemicals research award
ATSE Director and University of
Melbourne Provost Professor Margaret
Sheil is moving to QUT as VC
RMIT Professor Mike Xie FTSE has won the 2017 AGM Michell Medal awarded by Engineers Australia
Enhancing Australia's prosperity through technology and innovation