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21st Annual Women in Technology Awards — It’s Time to Shine!

Please join us at the 21st Annual WiT Awards Gala Dinner as we celebrate the achievements of amazing women working in technology and life sciences! When: 14 Sep 2018 6:00 PM Where: Royal International Convention Centre, RNA Showgrounds Dress: Black Tie Theme: It’s Time to Shine — Black and Gold Ticket inclusions: Entry, canapes/drinks on arrival, a … Read more “21st Annual Women in Technology Awards — It’s Time to Shine!”

Mobility grant to attend ICYRAM — applications close 18 June

Are you an early- and mid-career researcher working in material science? Are you interested in events in the field of advanced materials that offer valuable engagement opportunities with peers and industry? The Theo Murphy Initiative (Australia) through the Australian Academy of Science is offering a number of Emerging Researchers Mobility Grants to support a diversity … Read more “Mobility grant to attend ICYRAM — applications close 18 June”

3rd Australian Biology of Ageing Conference – registration closes 11 June

The 3rd Australian Biology of Ageing Conference will bring together researchers to discuss highly innovative and multidisciplinary research programs to tackle the challenges of the demographic change of an ageing society with a particular focus on Stem Cells, Ageing and Rejuvenation. Featuring Plenary lectures from Professors Judith Campisi, Thomas A Rando, Juergen Goetz, and Hartmut Geiger. We hope that this meeting will … Read more “3rd Australian Biology of Ageing Conference – registration closes 11 June”

Falling Walls Australia — applications closing soon!

The Australian Academy of Science invites applications from Australian researchers, postdocs and students, entrepreneurs, engineers and innovators from all areas to attend Australia’s Falling Walls Lab in 2018. Falling Walls Lab Australia will be held on 11 September 2018 at the Academy’s Shine Dome, Canberra. Applications close 5pm (AEST) Tuesday 12 June 2018. Twenty Australian … Read more “Falling Walls Australia — applications closing soon!”

Apply now for Electron Beam Lithography Officer position at ANFF-ACT

The ANFF ACT node has a vacancy for an experienced person in electron beam lithography (EBL). The EBL Officer will provide an efficient management and operation of the node EBL RAITH 150. In addition the EBL Officer will carry out various lithography processes, train and supervise users of the system, in support of their research … Read more “Apply now for Electron Beam Lithography Officer position at ANFF-ACT”

Research Bazaar Brisbane 6–8 June

The Research Bazaar is a worldwide festival promoting the digital literacy emerging at the centre of modern research. Throughout 2018, events will be held at a number of university campuses around the globe. Griffith University in conjunction with The University of Queensland, Queensland University of Technology, University of Southern Queensland and QCIF are proud to … Read more “Research Bazaar Brisbane 6–8 June”

BridgeTech Program — EOIs close 1 June 2018

The BridgeTech Program specialises in the commercialisation of medical technology, including medical devices and diagnostics. The 2018 offering of the BridgeTech Program is now open and Expressions of Interest are being accepted. The program will select 100 participants from across Australia to take part in face-to-face and online training in the scientific, legal, financial, clinical, regulatory and … Read more “BridgeTech Program — EOIs close 1 June 2018”

ANFF-Q clients awarded $4.4 million in Human Frontier Science Program Grants

Three of the four Australian university scientists to win 2018 Program Grants from the Human Frontier Science Program are ANFF-Q clients. Their international collaborative projects have been awarded more than $US3.4m ($A4.4m) from the highly competitive global program. AIBN researcher, Associate Professor Vickers is part of an international team studying how enzymes work inside living cells. “Thanks … Read more “ANFF-Q clients awarded $4.4 million in Human Frontier Science Program Grants”

Frontiers in microscopy & microanalysis

Supporting Materials Research to Manufacture the Future Join us for a seminar that will answer how microscopy can be used to unlock your research potential. The presentations will include presentations from Zeiss, Raith and Witec on multimodal and multiscale electron and light microscopy, as well as new frontiers in correlative techniques. Utilise microscopy to enhance … Read more “Frontiers in microscopy & microanalysis”