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Australia lags behind in AI adoption, according to research

February 18, 2019 • NewsComments (0)

A new research carried out by professional services company Genpact revealed that while the adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) is rapidly growing in the workplace, businesses need to address lingering doubts from their employees and give them opportunities to future-proof and upskill as new developments in AI arise. Dubbed AI: 360 insights from the

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SmileStyler appoints new CEO

February 15, 2019 • NewsComments (0)

Melbourne-based medical 3D printing company SmileStyler has appointed Grant Enders to the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO), tasked with overseeing the company’s international expansion plans. SmileStyler Founder and Chairman, Paul Docherty said

Vestas and Marand to create new manufacturing jobs in Geelong

February 15, 2019 • NewsComments (0)

Danish-headquartered Vestas has partnered with local Victorian contractor Marand to build and assemble wind turbine components at a new facility located in the former Ford Motor manufacturing site. The $3.5 million facility, which forms part of the Vestas

Telstra report shows Australia’s manufacturing sector is set for IoT driven surge

February 15, 2019 • News, TechnologyComments (0)

Telstra has released its 2018 Data Driven Supply Chain Report which explored the phenomenon of Internet of Things (IoT) and its impact on supply chains. The report, authored by Neriman Kara, Principal of Supply Chain Growth at Telstra Enterprise, revealed

Nominations open for 2019 Manufacturing Hall of Fame Awards

February 14, 2019 • NewsComments (0)

Nominations are now open for the 2019 Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame Awards which recognise local businesses and individuals that have made outstanding contributions to the State’s manufacturing sector. Themed ‘Industrial Evolution’, this

ARENA announces $9.6m in funding for distributed energy projects

February 13, 2019 • News, SustainabilityComments (0)

ARENA has announced $9.6 million in funding to 12 projects and studies to further integrate distributed energy resources (DER) into the electricity system. $7.21 million have been awarded to five pilot projects led by Zeppelin Bend, Jemena, SA Power Networks,

Nominations open for PM’s Prizes for Science

February 13, 2019 • Events, NewsComments (0)

Nominations are now open for this year’s Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science, Australia’s most prestigious awards for outstanding achievements in scientific research, research-based innovation, and excellence in science teaching. The prizes recognise