ICT Related Projects Aims To Close The Digital Divide

ICT Related Projects Aims To Close The Digital Divide

28 August 2017

Queensland Minister for Innovation Science and the Digital Economy Leeanne Enoch Queensland Young ICT Explorers Bridging The Digital Divide Victor P Taffa An innovative technology challenge being held in Brisbane this weekend involving 450 students from 40 schools showcasing more than 150 ICT-related projects aims to help close the ‘digital divide’. Minister for Innovation, Science […]

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Winners Announced In Premier’s Science Awards For 2017

Winners Announced In Premier’s Science Awards For 2017

15 August 2017

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan Western Australia Minister for Science Dave Kelly Premier’s Science Awards Recognise Outstanding Western Australia Achievers Victor P Taffa Professors Harvey Millar and Christobel Saunders joint winners of Scientist of the Year Emeritus Professor John Pate inducted into the Western Australia Science Hall of Fame Western Australia’s top researchers and science […]

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Palaszczuk Govt Showcases 140 Years Of Innovation At Ekka 2017

Palaszczuk Govt Showcases 140 Years Of Innovation At Ekka 2017

14 August 2017

Queensland Minister for Innovation Science and the Digital Economy Leeanne Enoch Ekka Celebrates 140 Years Of Innovation In Queensland Victor P Taffa Palaszczuk Government will showcase 140 years of innovation at this year’s Ekka, with the Queensland Government precinct in the Royal International Convention Centre celebrating the Advance Queensland theme. Minister for Innovation, Science and […]

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Chief Minister Announces Grant For Printer Technology

Chief Minister Announces Grant For Printer Technology

25 July 2017

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner Supporting Innovation And Creating Jobs Into The Future Victor P Taffa A world-first commercial 3D printer that was invented in the Territory has the potential to revolutionise manufacturing technology, Chief Minister Michael Gunner said today. Chief Minister Gunner said the printer which the Northern Territory Government is investing in […]

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Queensland Leads Technological Stakes

Queensland Leads Technological Stakes

12 July 2017

Queensland Minister for Innovation Leeanne Enoch Queensland Revving Up As The ‘Startup’ State Of Origin Victor P Taffa Queensland is kicking goals towards becoming the ‘entrepreneurial’ State of Origin as it continues to attract successful New South Wales’ companies to Queensland. Innovation Minister Leeanne Enoch said as the battlelines are drawn for tonight’s State of […]

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Queensland Takes Its Banana Technology To The World

Queensland Takes Its Banana Technology To The World

05 July 2017

Queensland Minister for Innovation Leeanne Enoch Palaszczuk Government-Backed Banana Farmer On The Road To Global Success Victor P Taffa A Queensland business which received Palaszczuk Government funding is poised to build a mega-factory for a south-east Asian company as it takes its invention to the world to create Natural Evolution International. Natural Evolution Foods, which […]

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WAITTA INCITE 2017 Award Winners Congratulated By Minister

WAITTA INCITE 2017 Award Winners Congratulated By Minister

17 June 2017

Western Australia Minister for Innovation and ICT Dave Kelly WAITTA INCITE Awards Recognising ICT Innovation Victor P Taffa Excellence in the Western Australian ICT industry recognised Winners will go on to compete in national awards Western Australian information and communications technology (ICT) innovation was celebrated last night (June 16) at the 26th annual Western Australian […]

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Leading Cloud IT Specialist To Consolidate Global Headquarters In Adelaide

Leading Cloud IT Specialist To Consolidate Global Headquarters In Adelaide

11 June 2017

South Australia Minister for Investment and Trade Martin Hamilton-Smith High Tech Jobs Seeded From The Cloud Victor P Taffa One of Australia’s leading cloud IT specialists, PrimeQ, is set to consolidate its global headquarters in Adelaide and will launch 3 key projects and 72 highly skilled jobs in South Australia. PrimeQ is the only business […]

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Possible Cure Of Type 1 Diabetes Now One Step Closer

Possible Cure Of Type 1 Diabetes Now One Step Closer

11 June 2017

South Australia Minister for Manufacturing and Innovation Kyam Maher Funding For New Type 1 Diabetes Technology Victor P Taffa A revolutionary breakthrough in the treatment and possible cure of type 1 diabetes developed in South Australia is now one step closer with $50,000 in State Government funding for a medical technology start up. Beta Cell […]

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Palaszczuk Govt Announces Improved Mobile Phone Coverage Areas

Palaszczuk Govt Announces Improved Mobile Phone Coverage Areas

19 May 2017

Queensland Minister for Innovation Science and the Digital Economy Leeanne Enoch Improved Mobile Coverage For Regional Queensland Victor P Taffa Regional communities across Queensland will benefit from improved mobile phone coverage with 39 4G small cells to be installed over the next year, Minister for Innovation, Science and the Digital Economy Leeanne Enoch announced. Ms. […]

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French Tech Company Sets Up Headquarters In Melbourne

French Tech Company Sets Up Headquarters In Melbourne

13 May 2017

Victoria Minister for Small Business Innovation and Trade Philip Dalidakis Global Cloud Company Joins Melbourne Tech Ecosystem Victor P Taffa Victoria’s booming digital technology sector received a further boost today with the announcement that major European cloud infrastructure company OVH has established its Asia Pacific headquarters in Melbourne. “This investment by one of Europe’s major […]

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Chief Minister Announces Innovation Hub And Start-up Incubator

Chief Minister Announces Innovation Hub And Start-up Incubator

11 May 2017

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner Creating Jobs – Northern Territory’s First Ever Innovation Hub Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government continues to restore trust by delivering on election promises with Chief Minister Michael Gunner today announcing the first innovation hub and start-up incubator. Chief Minister Gunner also congratulated Paspalis Enterprises Pty Ltd on winning […]

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ACCC’s Draft Decision On Mobile Coverage Welcomed By Minister

ACCC’s Draft Decision On Mobile Coverage Welcomed By Minister

06 May 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Corporate and Information Services Lauren Moss Protecting Mobile Coverage in the Bush Victor P Taffa Minister for Corporate and Information Services Lauren Moss has welcomed the ACCC’s draft decision to maintain current mobile roaming arrangements. “Gunner Government believes that Territorians in the bush deserve better telecommunications that’s why we made a […]

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Applications For Premier’s Science Awards Open Until 22 May 2017

Applications For Premier’s Science Awards Open Until 22 May 2017

11 April 2017

Western Australia Minister for Science Dave Kelly Celebrating The Best In Western Australia Science Victor P Taffa This year marks the 16th year for the awards which celebrate the State’s best and brightest scientific minds 2017 awards sponsored by Chevron, ExxonMobil and Woodside Applications open today for the 2017 Premier’s Science Awards, along with nominations […]

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Applications For Governor’s School STEM Awards Open Until 22 August 2017

Applications For Governor’s School STEM Awards Open Until 22 August 2017

05 April 2017

Western Australia Minister for Science Dave Kelly Western Australia Minister for Education and Training Sue Ellery Launch Of Governor’s School STEM Awards Victor P Taffa Applications for the 2017 Governor’s School STEM Awards open from today until August 22, 2017 Awards, open to all primary and secondary schools in Western Australia, recognise excellence in STEM […]

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Dr. Andrea Hinwood Appointed As Victoria’s First Chief Environmental Scientist

Dr. Andrea Hinwood Appointed As Victoria’s First Chief Environmental Scientist

24 March 2017

Victoria Minister for Energy Environment and Climate Change Lily D’Ambrosio Victoria’s First Chief Environmental Scientist Appointed Victor P Taffa Andrews Government has appointed Dr. Andrea Hinwood as Victoria’s first Chief Environmental Scientist. Andrews Government is strengthening the powers of Victoria’s environmental watchdog, today welcoming the appointment of Victoria’s inaugural Chief Environmental Scientist. “I welcome the […]

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Palaszczuk Govt Increases Funding For More Startups And Small Businesses

Palaszczuk Govt Increases Funding For More Startups And Small Businesses

20 March 2017

Queensland Minister for Innovation Science and the Digital Economy Leeanne Enoch Queensland Firms To Test ICT Solutions With Government Victor P Taffa Queensland Palaszczuk Government is investing additional funding to encourage more startups and small businesses to collaborate with government on information and communications technology (ICT) solutions. Minister for Innovation, Science and the Digital Economy […]

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World Science Festival On In Queensland 22-26 March 2017

World Science Festival On In Queensland 22-26 March 2017

04 March 2017

Queensland Minister for Science Leeanne Enoch World Science Festival Regional Tour Kicks Off In Gladstone Victor P Taffa Wonders of science will be on show in Gladstone today as the countdown for World Science Festival Brisbane begins with a free community day. Science Minister Leeanne Enoch said the Gladstone community day was the first stop […]

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Gene Technology (Queensland) Act 2016 To Commence On 1 March 2017

Gene Technology (Queensland) Act 2016 To Commence On 1 March 2017

25 February 2017

Queensland Minister for Innovation Science and the Digital Economy Leeanne Enoch New Gene Technology Law To Commence Victor P Taffa Queensland’s new gene technology laws will be in step with Commonwealth legislation from next week, creating certainty for research in the state. Minister for Innovation, Science and the Digital Economy Leeanne Enoch said the Gene Technology […]

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AGES Conference On At Alice Springs Convention Centre 28-29 March 2017

AGES Conference On At Alice Springs Convention Centre 28-29 March 2017

18 February 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Primary Industry and Resources Ken Vowles 2017 Annual Geoscience Exploration Seminar Victor P Taffa Minister for Primary Industry and Resources Ken Vowles today launched the 2017 Annual Geoscience Exploration Seminar (AGES) program. Minister Vowles said AGES is the Territory’s premier exploration event and a key element of the Territory Government’s efforts […]

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