Calling all startup founders! The Macquarie University Incubator is the place for you to explore, develop, and scale your ideas. Applications are now open for their mid-year intake. If you are interested in joining, you can apply here.
Australia could have $3.1 billion industry in lithium-ion battery recycling, according to a new report. Lithium-ion batteries are in everything from laptops and mobile phones to electric vehicles and large-scale battery storage plants. And the global demand is growing. But what happens to lithium-ion batteries when they die? It’s an important question for Australia: the world’s largest..
NAB has today appointed Phil Waugh to the role of Executive, Broker Distribution. Mr Waugh joins NAB from Westpac, where he has most recently led a team of over 200 as Head of Private Wealth North and the bank’s COVID-19 response for business customers. Prior to this, he led the Auto Finance division at St..
Sydney, Australia – March 9, 2021 –ORIX Australia (ORIX) prioritises diversity and inclusion as a key business imperative, so it was rewarding to achieve the coveted Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE) citation from the federal government’s Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) for the second consecutive year. The award recognises our active commitment to achieving gender equality..
Funding for female founders of startup businesses to scale their startups into domestic and global markets The program will provide targeted support on a co-contribution basis to female founders of startup businesses (startups) to scale into domestic and global markets. The program will also provide expert mentoring and advice to meritorious applicants. The Australian Government..
Can you improve the public transport experience for customers not fluent in English? Transport for NSW (TfNSW) is challenging innovators to help non-English speaking residents and visitors to confidently plan and use the NSW public transport network with digital resources made available in their language. There is a $90K pool of seed funding for successful applicants. There..
LONE TREE, Colo., March 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Cochlear Limited (ASX: COH), the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, announces the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of the new Cochlear™ Baha® 6 Max Sound Processor, designed to improve hearing outcomes for people with SSD (single-sided deafness), conductive or mixed hearing loss. With a fitting range of..
Schneider Electric, the global leader in energy management, automation, and sustainability, today announced an enhanced global supply chain decarbonisation service designed to help organisations address the significant emissions volume contained in their value chains. The announcement comes on the heels of the company’s new ambition to increase its own efforts to decarbonize its supply chain,..
Earlier last month Macquarie University’s Chancellor, Dr Martin Parkinson AC PSM, and Vice-Chancellor, Professor S Bruce Dowton, hosted a luncheon forum for a group of business leaders from the Macquarie Park Innovation District (MPID). Dr Parkinson addressed representatives from a range of sectors, including healthcare, technology, automation, medtech, transport and logistics, and developers, on how..
The “dreaming spires” of Oxford University that Matthew Arnold romanticised in 1865 still have a powerful grip on our image of the university. Nevertheless, the university town is part of the past. A key reason for this is the expense of developing facilities on a confined site, particularly in a heritage setting. The new Beecroft physics..