Associate Professor Cori Stewart

Accelerating Commercialisation Expert

Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing Hub (ARM Hub)


Associate Professor Cori Stewart is Founder and CEO of the ARM Hub, an independent not-for-profit company on a mission to digitally transform industry. The ARM Hub specialises in AI, robotics and design-led manufacturing, collaborating with industry and universities to modernise manufacturing practises, commercialise R&D, and build workforce capability.

The ARM Hub meets industry’s STEM skills gaps delivering projects and services that accelerate Australia's industrial transformation and helps take Australian innovation to the global marketplace. It works across industry sectors from medical to defence, and has a factory and maker space in Brisbane that operates as a demonstration space for the public and businesses.

Cori has had a distinguished career and is a recognised leader in developing large-scale partnerships between industry, research institutions, governments and the community. Cori has previously held senior university appointments and government policy roles in industry development, the digital economy, creative industries and innovation.

Associate Professor Cori Stewart was awarded Women in AI (Asia Pacific) - AI for Manufacturing Winner in 2022 and Women in Technology's Professional Technology Leader of 2020. Cori was also a Chief Investigator on multi award winning $8M Design Robotics for Mass Customisation project, taking out Australia's CRC project of 2021!

Associate Professor Cori Stewart is a Superstar of STEM.