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A STEM symposium presented by the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences & Engineering

As Australia grapples with the profound economic impact of COVID-19, we have a unique opportunity to position Australia as a technological powerhouse driven by a clean and sustainable economy, skilled workforce and world-class research activity and commercialisation.

ACTIVATE 2022 brought together 500 high-level representatives from across government, business and academia and feature keynote conversations between global and national future shapers, prominent technology entrepreneurs, industry leaders and researchers who shared their vision for a technology powered, human driven future for all Australians.

The symposium:

> United Australia’s leading engineering and technology entrepreneurs to ensure the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences & Engineering (ATSE) to help build a sustainable and prosperous Australia.
Celebrated local and global excellence in applied science, technology and engineering and award Australia’s emerging innovators.
Activated policymakers, CEOs and academics in charting a course for Australia’s globally focused STEM workforce and catalyse a technology-powered, human-driven future.

At ACTIVATE we will also welcomed our new Fellows for 2022 and announce the ATSE Awards 2022.