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Sixth Wave Alliance accelerates robotics R&D


QUT is part of a new Sixth Wave Alliance (SWA) that will develop a national robotics R&D strategy and create the critical mass required to address large-scale Australian and international challenges using robotics technologies.

#metoo sparks #watchit - QUT gives voice to schoolgirls to end cyberbullying


A social movement that aims to end cyberbullying by 2025, by using the hashtag #watchit, was inspired as a result of a school-based innovation workshop at QUT.

#QUTGivingDay to unlock extra $500,000


QUT’s inaugural #QUTGivingDay enables anyone to support many vital projects from helping to save the Great Barrier Reef to supporting students in financial hardship.

Robots get a grip on Brisbane


The world’s biggest robotics conference comes to town .. plus metal mayhem as the bots do battle .. and human teams go head-to-head to begin solving one of the greatest gripes for households everywhere.

QUT breakthrough holds promise of longer, healthier life


QUT researchers have developed a new drug that has the potential to dramatically slow the ageing process and delay, or even prevent, major diseases in humans, including cancer, Alzheimer’s, Type 2 Diabetes and arthritis.

QUT Robot Academy marks online success


The QUT Robot Academy is celebrating its first birthday with its own impressive data set.

Queen's Wharf study


QUT will lead a 20-year study on the Queen's Wharf development in Brisbane with an initial three-pronged focus on gambling impact, connectivity and public sentiment.

There's opportunities over them thar hills


The opportunities for startups and tech entrepreneurship extend well beyond the inner cities where their presence is dominant

Customers key to digital change


TWO of Australia’s leading change agents have put the customer at the centre of the digital transformation that is driving their businesses.

Content sourced from QUT News Web Service.

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