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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Myriad Festival In Brisbane From 29-31 March 2017

Myriad Festival In Brisbane From 29-31 March 2017

09 February 2017

Queensland Minister for Innovation Leeanne Enoch Queensland Entrepreneurial Talent On World Stage Victor P Taffa Local entrepreneurs will share the stage with international stars at the three day technology and innovation Advance Queensland Myriad Festival in Brisbane next month. Minister for Innovation Leeanne Enoch said Myriad would be an opportunity of a lifetime for Queensland […]

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Palaszczuk Govt Launches Advancing Our Digital Future Strategy

Palaszczuk Govt Launches Advancing Our Digital Future Strategy

30 January 2017

Queensland Minister for Innovation Science and the Digital Economy Leeanne Enoch Queensland Minister for Small Business Leeanne Enoch Advancing Queensland’s Digital Future Victor P Taffa A refreshed Queensland Government ICT (Information Communication Technology) strategy to improve Queensland’s digital future will be launched later this year by the Minister for Innovation, Science and the Digital Economy […]

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Barnett Govt Establishes Telecommunications Fund

Barnett Govt Establishes Telecommunications Fund

29 January 2017

Western Australia Minister for Regional Development Terry Redman Western Australia Minister for Agriculture and Food Mark Lewis Western Australia Minister for Commerce Minister Mischin Rural WA To Benefit From Telecommunications Fund Victor P Taffa $22 Million to further improve innovative agricultural telecommunications in regional Western Australia Will provide productivity, commercial and social benefits to regional […]

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Minister Opens Echuca’s New Product Innovation Science Lab Centre

Minister Opens Echuca’s New Product Innovation Science Lab Centre

09 January 2017

Victoria Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford Cementing A Jobs Boost For Echuca Victor P Taffa Minister for Regional Development, Jaala Pulford, today officially opened a new Product Innovation Science Lab Centre in Echuca, to complement E.B Mawson & Son’s Concrete and quarrying business. Andrews Government has underwritten the development of the new centre, which […]

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Advocates Of Digital Technologies Recognised By Queensland Govt

Advocates Of Digital Technologies Recognised By Queensland Govt

13 December 2016

Queensland Minister for Innovation Science and the Digital Economy Leeanne Enoch Inspirational Queenslanders Appointed Digital Champions Victor P Taffa Palaszczuk Government has named 18 inspirational Queenslanders as Advance Queensland Community Digital Champions in recognition of their contribution to improving digital inclusion across the state. Minister for Innovation, Science and the Digital Economy Leeanne Enoch praised […]

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Texas Based Tech Company Opens Asia Pacific Headquarters In Melbourne

Texas Based Tech Company Opens Asia Pacific Headquarters In Melbourne

11 December 2016

Victoria Minister for Small Business Innovation and Trade Philip Dalidakis Another Global Tech Company Chooses Victoria Victor P Taffa Texas-based AgileCraft is the latest global tech company to call Victoria home, announcing it will open its Asia Pacific headquarters in Melbourne early next year, creating up to 60 new jobs. “AgileCraft is yet another example […]

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Barnett Govt Provides Funding For Clever Buoy Shark Detection System

Barnett Govt Provides Funding For Clever Buoy Shark Detection System

26 November 2016

Western Australia Minister for Fisheries Joe Francis Western Australia Minister for Innovation Bill Marmion Trial Of New Shark Detection Technology Victor P Taffa Liberal National Government approves funding for trial of Clever Buoy technology Trial is part of Government’s $33 Million WA Shark Hazard Mitigation Strategy City Beach, in the Town of Cambridge, will be […]

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Minister Opens New Research And Learning Centre At University Of Queensland

Minister Opens New Research And Learning Centre At University Of Queensland

16 November 2016

Queensland Minister for Science Leeanne Enoch New UQ Library Centre To Foster Innovative Research & Learning Victor P Taffa Science Minister Leeanne Enoch today opened a revolutionary new research and learning centre at the University of Queensland. Ms. Enoch said the Centre for Digital Scholarship, part of the university’s library facilities, was a huge plus […]

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Professor Suzanne Miller Appointed As Next Chief Scientist For Queensland

Professor Suzanne Miller Appointed As Next Chief Scientist For Queensland

09 November 2016

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk Queensland Minister for Science Leeanne Enoch New Queensland Chief Scientist  Victor P Taffa Professor Suzanne Miller will be the next Chief Scientist for Queensland, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said today. Professor Miller, who is Chief Executive Officer and Director of the Queensland Museum Network, will replace Dr. Geoff Garrett AO. Dr. Garrett […]

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