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Robotics Roadmap to drive new industrial revolution


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.

QUT harnesses the wisdom of the ages


As life expectancy for Australians edges towards 90 over the next 30 years and retirement is redefined, staying connected with employment and other activities will be increasingly critical for all of us.

QUT delivers successful 2018 BIO trade mission


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


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


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.

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.

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 nurtures high school ‘tech entrepreneurs’ to end cyberbullying


The next generation of female tech leaders are being tasked with putting an end to cyberbullying in a day-long innovation workshop at QUT, on the eve of Brisbane’s premier innovation festival Myriad.

QUT Robot Academy marks online success


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

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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