Technological innovations

Article
8 March 2017

If the great clean energy ideas of tomorrow are not supported at their birth the renewables revolution won’t happen. That’s why investor support is so important, writes Dan Cass.

Audio lecture/presentation
3 March 2017

Speaking at the 2017 Higher Education Conference, Dutch economist and author, Antoine van Agtmael, describes the process of transitioning a nation’s economy from uncompetitive 'rust belt'...

Audio interview
22 February 2017

In this conversation, Julie Wagner discusses lessons for Sydney in its pursuit of a world-class innovation district, emphasising the importance of effective placemaking in creating vibrant new...

Report
17 January 2017

Marketing materials for 'off-the-shelf' smart home control devices are analysed, including a summary of proposed benefits and lifestyle enhancements. Potential detriments and energy consumption...

Article
18 October 2016

Provides an update on Papua New Guinea’s research and development regulatory framework, which has seen substantial changes over the past 18 months.

Report
15 October 2016

As the nature of work has changed, so too must the education curriculum. Skills and technical knowledge that were once a necessity for the work environment have now become redundant, and have been...

Audio interview
13 October 2016

This program looks at the challenging topic of brain chips and other neurotechnologies that offer the possibility, not only of reversing injuries, but of creating super-humans.

Report
29 August 2016

This research report examines the role of Vocational Education and Training (VET) in meeting the skills required for Australia's growth.

Audio interviewAudio program
26 August 2016

Interview with Apple co-founder, Steve Wozniak, about his belief that Australia has the technical expertise to compete on the world's innovation stage.

Report
6 July 2016

Finland, Switzerland, Sweden, Israel, Singapore, the Netherlands and the United States are leading the world when it comes to generating economic impact from investments in information and...