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STA elects new Executive Committee at AGM

Science & Technology Australia is pleased to announce the appointment of new members to its Executive Committee who were elected at STA’s Annual General Meeting today. Newly elected executive members include: Vice President – Tanya Ha Treasurer – Judith Dawes (re-elected) Early Career Representative – Lee Constable Ordinary member – Mark Bazzacco Today’s AGM also […]


Superstars of STEM smash it at the final workshop

Intelligent. Inspiring. Committed. Passionate. Incredible. These are just a few words used to describe our Superstars of STEM. Our Superstars travelled from across Australia last week to participate in the final workshop of the year – Communicating with Influence. Awesome, strong, intelligent, supportive and a million other descriptors these #SuperstarsOfSTEM are changing the world! https://t.co/qbut6RzSOJ […]

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Science meets Parliament supports Deadly Science

Science meets Parliament 2019 is proud to support Deadly Science, an important initiative expanding access to science for Indigenous kids. In lieu of gifts for SmP speakers, Science & Technology Australia will donate $20 in the name of each speaker to this cause. Deadly Science provides remote schools with books and scientific resources, and connects […]

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Walking hand in hand with Australian Science

As Science meets Parliament approaches, Australia’s Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel writes of what can be achieved when Government walks with science hand in hand. December 1915 was a landmark time in our nation’s history. Percy Grainger and Dame Nellie Melba were setting America alight with their musical talents. Mrs Edith Widdis was basking in […]


Science & Technology Australia seeking new CEO

Science & Technology Australia (STA) is on the hunt for a new CEO to commence in early 2020, as Kylie Walker announces her departure to become CEO of Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering (ATSE) in the new year. This is an opportunity to work with a talented team and committed board and continue growing […]


Science & Technology Australia announces departure of CEO

Science & Technology Australia announces departure of CEO Science & Technology Australia (STA) today announces the departure of the Chief Executive Officer of the peak body, Kylie Walker, who will finish in December 2019 after an outstanding 3.5 years in the position. STA President Professor Emma Johnston said Ms Walker had been an excellent leader […]