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20 November 2020

The Internet of things (IoT) is influencing our lives, from smartwatches tracking our daily activities and health, to smart homes with light globes, thermostats, cameras and media players working together.

Media Release
17 November 2020

The Defence Innovation 2020 online conference will provide a unique opportunity for Australia's defence industry and innovation sector to learn more about how to turn creative ideas into ground-breaking defence capabilities.

News
12 November 2020

What do fighter aircraft, alligators and hurricanes have in common?

News
9 November 2020

Less than three years into her professional career, Amy Stringfellow has been awarded the ADM Women in Defence 'Rising Star' award for her achievements in Defence science.

News
6 November 2020

Australia’s artificial intelligence (AI) community has rallied to a call from Defence and the Office of National Intelligence (ONI) for solutions to key Defence and security challenges.

Media Release
4 November 2020

Defence is partnering with a Tasmanian company that specialises in the production of freeze-dried foods to support growth in food innovation and production.

News
26 October 2020

The team behind substantial capability improvements to Australia's Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD) Landing Craft has taken out the Essington Lewis 'Minor Sustainment Activity' award.

Media Release
15 October 2020

Defence is teaming with BAE Systems Australia and the University of Adelaide to boost interest in the study of high-frequency radar technology in a move aimed at building the number of specialist-trained engineers.

Media Release
14 October 2020

A new research grants program is set to boost innovation and assist in developing national security and intelligence capacity within Australian universities.

Media Release
14 October 2020

Australia's national security will be strengthened following the Government's release of updated National Security Science and Technology Priorities.

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