Focus issue 191 August 2015
We need a better innovation culture, an enhanced productivity focus and stronger links between research and the marketplace.
Moving Australia into the 21st century
By Kathryn Fagg
We need a blueprint for innovation in our organisations – strong leadership, a strategic
imperative, clear metrics and targets, adequate resources and the recognition of success.
Harnessing our greatest resource – ideas
By Peter Gray and Tanya Monro
Are we missing a golden opportunity to add value and create new industries, high-value jobs, and societal and economic benefits from our outstanding research?
Winning economic and social benefit from research
By John Bell
There is an urgent need for Australia to improve the application of outputs from its investment in publicly funded research.
Putting your money where your mouth is – with IMNIS
By Paul Wood and Tony Radford
IMNIS is about developing a more entrepreneurial culture in universities
and improving the opportunities for PhD students in STEM.
Also in this issue:
Promoting Australia's advancement through technology