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Research Innovation & Commercialisation 2019 Blog


Innovation is still the key to jobs and growth

Research and innovation is still the key to jobs and growth, says Innovation and Science Australia Chair, Bill Ferris


Princeton Catalysis Initiative fosters research innovation

Through the Princeton Catalysis Initiative (PCI), scientists, engineers and scholars are reaching across disciplinary boundaries to create and explore new research areas at the intersection of what were once separate fields. PCI held its second annual symposium on campus Jan. 15-16, bringing researchers together to help fan the sparks of innovation and collaboration.


Knowledge jobs the future of Melbourne’s prosperity

Innovation districts are the “new geography of innovation”, says Ben Rimmer in his final week as CEO of City of Melbourne. He discusses the central role the knowledge economy will play in the city’s future prosperity and the economic value of Melbourne’s liveability.