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Future city just a trip away

02-08-2018

THE way we live in and use the centre of Brisbane is changing rapidly thanks to both technology and infrastructure investment.

Robotics Roadmap to drive new industrial revolution

18-06-2018

The QUT headquartered Australian Centre for Robotic Vision has delivered the country’s first Robotics Roadmap to guide and grow robotics and automation in Australia, with new research revealing the industry is now worth more than $12 billion to the nation annually.

Are you LoST?

08-06-2018

QUT researchers have developed a new way for robots to see the world from a more human perspective, which has the potential to improve how technology, such as driverless cars and industrial and mobile robots, operates and interacts with people.

QUT delivers successful 2018 BIO trade mission

04-06-2018

QUT’s scientific and innovation credentials have been celebrated as part of the 2018 BIO International Convention, with the University signing three key industry agreements, including a major announcement for a promising pre-clinical anti-cancer drug candidate invented by the Cancer and Ageing Research Program (CARP).

Make way for new collar jobs

01-06-2018

The latest analysis of the future of work is paying more attention to what some future jobs might look like in a technologically disrupted world.

Massive AI Twitter probe draws heat map of entrepreneurial personality

31-05-2018

A world’s first QUT-led study has used artificial intelligence to analyse regional personality characteristics estimated solely from language patterns in 1.5 billion Twitter posts and uncover hotspots and cold spots of entrepreneurial personality and activity across the US.

Fire resistant steel buildings in the frame

28-05-2018

QUT Engineering Professor Mahen Mahendran has been awarded a quarter-of-a-million dollar grant from the Australian Research Council (ARC), to investigate the fire resistance of common pre-fabricated steel wall systems, with the project ultimately aiming to improve the safety of newly-constructed buildings.

#QUTGivingDay raises over $1.6 million

24-05-2018

QUT’s inaugural #QUTGivingDay has proven to be an enormous success, raising over $1.6 million to support over 20 of QUT’s vital projects.

Sixth Wave Alliance accelerates robotics R&D

22-05-2018

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.

Customers key to digital change

02-11-2016

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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