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3XN’s M_Park calls for 3D artists

3XN’s M_Park calls for 3D artists

Stockland, one of Australia’s largest diversified property groups, is seeking Expressions of Interest (EOI) from professional artists experienced in delivering three-dimensional art installations. Stockland will provide an opportunity for three custom pieces to be displayed in its major commercial precinct, M_Park. Located in Macquarie Park, Stockland’s $450 million M_Park precinct will integrate state-of-the-art office, retail..
NSW Government Grants for COVID-19 Research Solutions

NSW Government Grants for COVID-19 Research Solutions

The Innovation Districts Challenges (IDC) is a $3 million investment by the NSW Government in the state’s innovation ecosystem with the aim of accelerating the commercialisation of research products or services that address the many disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The program, led by NSW Treasury with advice from NSW Health, Office of Chief Scientist..
Council launches the new Ryde Wharf Market

Council launches the new Ryde Wharf Market

A brand-new outdoor market is coming to the City of Ryde, with the Ryde Wharf Market to showcase a variety of delicious food, fresh produce, arts, craft and other popular offerings right on the picturesque Parramatta River foreshore. Commencing on 8 November, the Ryde Wharf Market will take place between 8am and 2pm on the..
CSIRO gets a $459m budget lifeline for science

CSIRO gets a $459m budget lifeline for science

The federal government has thrown CSIRO a $459 million lifeline as the country’s peak science research organisation reels from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on its industry partnership revenue lines. The $459 million in funding is over four years from 2020-21 and rolls out with $133 million in 2021 followed by $113 million, $115 million..
Business Innovation Challenge Sparks New Collaboration

Business Innovation Challenge Sparks New Collaboration

Macquarie University, Western Sydney University and CSIRO are uniting to deliver the Innovation Districts C19 R&D Challenges (IDC), designed to accelerate businesses working for a better future post-COVID-19. The IDC project is a $3 million investment by the NSW Government in the state’s innovation ecosystem to fast-track products and services that address pandemic-induced challenges in our..
Yohei Konaka takes the reigns of Konica Minolta Australia

Yohei Konaka takes the reigns of Konica Minolta Australia

Yohei Konaka has now officially taken on the role of managing director of Konica Minolta Australia effective immediately, following a delay in his official appointment due to COVID-19. Over the past six months, Yohei Konaka has been working remotely with outgoing managing director Dr David Cooke and the executive team. He has been using this..
Premier tasks Greater Sydney Commission to accelerate Macquarie Park Innovation District as key economic precint

Premier tasks Greater Sydney Commission to accelerate Macquarie Park Innovation District as key economic precint

The Greater Sydney Commission, the independent NSW Government agency leading strategic metropolitan planning, has been tasked by the Premier to lead the accelerated delivery of key economic and innovation precincts across Greater Sydney. Chief Commissioner, Geoff Roberts AM, said today the four key precincts are: Macquarie Park Innovation District Technology Precinct, from Central to Eveleigh,..
Meet the crew radically rethinking performance management

Meet the crew radically rethinking performance management

“Our vision is for work to become more human and engaging, a place where people thrive and are excited to turn up to each day. We’re enabling that shift.” Know that sinking feeling when annual performance review time comes around? Whether your version is a dull ticking-the-box process, an uncomfortable one-sided conversation, or somewhere in..