Leading Australians unlock potential of new tech and big data

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Today, hundreds of Australian science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and business leaders are pondering the potential of big data and high tech to secure a more prosperous future for Australia. Professor Emma Johnston AO, President of Science & Technology Australia, says experts from Microsoft, Google, Pfizer, and many other industry leaders will meet with researchers from […]

Calling all STEM leaders, nominations for Executive Committee open

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STA is searching for science and technology leaders to join its Executive committee. The following positions are open for nomination: President-Elect (one year as President-elect, then at least two years as President) Secretary (two year appointment) Policy Chair (two year appointment) Early Career Representative (two year appointment) The successful candidates will join our current Executive Committee members, who include […]


Our vision is to bring together scientists, governments, industry and the broader community to advance the role, reputation and impact of science and technology in Australia

Representing about 70,000 scientists and technologists from more than 60 key organisations in the sector, we provide a strong and influential voice for science and technology in Australia.

STA engages in strategic partnerships, holds national events, and provides members with a suite of benefits - all for the betterment of Australian science and technology.


Science & Technology Australia represents our members' interests when advocating with government, engaging industry, interacting with the scientific community, and communicating with the public.