In July 2017, The Warren Centre hosted a forum on the Chief Scientist of Australia Alan Finkel’s report into energy security and policy. The forum aimed to address where energy policy is heading to and
Malware attacks on Ukraine that shut down power substations in 2016 and the WannaCry and Petya malware attacks in 2017 highlight the urgent need for Australia to recognise and respond to cybersecurity risks in our
If you are a postgraduate or HDR student from the University of Sydney’s Faculties of Business, Architecture, Design and Planning, Science or Engineering with a desire to invent solutions for the future, the University of
Australian school students are falling behind in global STEM rankings, despite numerous initiatives to drive participation. Maybe we need to take a step back and look at why STEM education is important, and it’s not
Boundaries of all forms are dissolving – national, economic and technological – and are dramatically changing engineering roles, say The Warren Centre’s Ashley Brinson and Richard Kell AM in this month’s edition of ATSE Focus.
Diversity provides significant benefits to business and to humanity as a whole, but is noticeably lacking in Australian STEM organisations. The Warren Centre’s COO Alex Harrington reflects on the benefits and challenges associated with enhancing
The trend towards greater variable renewable electricity generation is inevitable, and auxiliary services will become increasingly important to making the transition to a secure decentralised future network, says The Warren Centre’s Executive Director Ashley Brinson.
The Office of Innovation and Science Australia released its review of the Australian innovation system this week, largely to a chorus of “heard it all before” from those close to the industry. Tony Peacock, CEO
Making the transition from a resources-based economy to a knowledge and ideas-focused economy requires changes in collaboration, better recognition of intellectual property and changes in culture that support cluster building, says The Warren Centre’s Executive Director Ashley Brinson.
The Warren Centre hosted Bret Walker SC on Wednesday 30 November for a lecture on Professional Performance in Engineering and how professional standards of care fit within the framework of Australian law. A distinguished NSW