Thinking Big with Nano – An Entrepreneurship Workshop

  Register now for the THINKING BIG WITH NANO entrepreneurship workshop. This workshop will be held 21–22 November and will showcase success stories in research translation in nanotechnology and provide training in skills to help take ideas from concepts to a viable business. This event is presented by The Australian National Fabrication Facility and the Australian … Read more “Thinking Big with Nano – An Entrepreneurship Workshop”

IEEE WIE International Leadership Summit coming to Brisbane

Focusing on Inspiration, Leadership, Empowerment and Entrepreneurship for women in technology, the 2018 IEEE WIE International Leadership Summit will be held 26–27 November at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre. With a variety of speakers, workshops and discussion panels, this 2-day summit will provide opportunities for networking, mentorship, and collaboration. IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) is … Read more “IEEE WIE International Leadership Summit coming to Brisbane”

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!”

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”

Falling Walls Venture — applications now open!

Are you a scientist-entrepreneur with an outstanding start-up company based on scientific research? Or a university or research institution looking to showcase your most promising academic spin-off? We got the perfect stage for you! Falling Walls Venture is a global platform for the next generation of outstanding science based start-ups. We are giving a stage … Read more “Falling Walls Venture — applications now open!”

Call for abstracts — Translational Research Symposium 2018

The 6th Annual Translational Research Symposium will be held on Thursday 26 July at the Translational Research Institute, Brisbane. This year the theme is “Beyond Academia” with the aim to promote careers outside of academia, and provide insight into the alternative paths available. The discussion panel and keynote speakers will explain their journey into alternative careers in sales, … Read more “Call for abstracts — Translational Research Symposium 2018”

Myriad 2018 — Australia’s leading innovation festival

Queensland is brimming with ideas and talent. Myriad makes sure this innovation is seen as well as heard. Once a year, Myriad gathers the world’s most influential thinkers and tinkerers, entrepreneurs and experts, rebels and renegades in beautiful Brisbane, Australia. Together, we aim to push the world forward, one essential question at a time. With … Read more “Myriad 2018 — Australia’s leading innovation festival”