Australia’s bushfire response: science offers solutions


Australia’s science and technology community will mobilise its deep expertise to help the nation respond, recover and rebuild from this summer’s devastating megafires. Science & Technology Australia President Associate Professor Jeremy Brownlie said the nation’s scientists and tech community stood “ready, willing and able” to help Government and local communities in the weeks and months […]

AFR Future Briefings Breakfast Series

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We are a proud supporter of The Australian Financial Review’s flagship new event series on technology, transformation and the future of work. Through a series of incisive breakfast seminars, we invite business leaders to learn about the technological advances and cutting-edge research that are poised to shape the future of our economy and our workplaces – […]

STA announces Misha Schubert as new CEO


Science & Technology Australia has today announced Misha Schubert as its new Chief Executive. Building on a distinguished career in higher education, communications, advocacy and journalism, Misha will head STA from March 2020. Ms Schubert was formally appointed to the position at STA’s Executive Committee Meeting this morning. STA President Dr Jeremy Brownlie said Misha’s […]


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