Winners of the Avalon 2019 Innovation Pitchfest

The Innovation Pitchfest, organised by the Defence Science Institute (DSI) in partnership with Aerospace Australia Limited, the Defence Innovation Partnership (DIP) in South Australia and Defence Innovation Network (DIN) in New South Wales, took place on Tuesday 26 and Wednesday 27 February during AVALON 2019 in the Innovation Theatrette in Exhibition Hall 1. Thirty (30) pitchers selected […]

2019 Victorian Defence and Aerospace Research Capability Directory (Print Ready File)

The universities and research centres of Victoria are recognised internationally for their research and make a significant contribution to Australia’s defence and national security research efforts. With research capabilities across an expansive range of disciplines and technologies, they are a vital resource for the Defence sector to draw on. Through their research activities, the universities […]

Evaluating Critical Raw Material Supply for Australia’s Defence Sector -Stakeholder Engagement Workshop

Agenda and Venue – Stakeholder Engagement WorkshopJointly Hosted by: Monash University, University of Melbourne and RMIT University When: 10am-4pm, 15th March 2019 Where – RMIT University City Campus, Melbourne CBD, Garden Building (between Kaleide Theatre (BLD 8) and Bowen St PURPOSE OF THE WORKSHOP This workshop will bring together expert stakeholders to begin a dialogue, identify […]

AVALON 2019 Innovation PitchFest

Innovative Australian companies and researchers participating in AVALON 2019 will get the opportunity to present their ideas, technologies and products to the Australian and international community. The Innovation Pitchfest, organised by the Defence Science Institute (DSI) in partnership with Aerospace Australia Limited, the Defence Innovation Partnership (DIP) in South Australia and Defence Innovation Network (DIN) […]

Academic Partner Sought For DST Space Technologies Symposium 4th March 2019

DST is seeking an Australian academic partner to co-host a space technologies symposium as part of the Emerging and Disruptive Technologies Assessment Symposium (EDTAS) series. The EDTAS symposium will bring together internationally recognised academic, industry and Defence leaders in a multidisciplinary workshop environment over two days to explore and shape the long-term vision for space […]

Land Forces 4 -6 September 2018 – INNOVATION PITCHFEST

            The Innovation pitch sessions are to be seen as an opportunity to showcase an innovative idea/technology application/product in in early stage of its development (pre-commercialisation) to an audience including Primes, OEMs, Defence customers/users, research professionals, venture financiers and critical/interested peers. In providing this forum during the Land Forces 2018 […]

2018 Victorian Defence Research University Capability Map

2018 Victorian Defence Research University Capability Map Following the success of the inaugural Victorian Defence Research University capability map in 2017, Defence Science Institute (DSI) has again worked closely with Victoria’s Universities to present the 2018 version, providing a comprehensive view of the capability of defence relevant research across the Victorian University sector. This directory aims […]

2018 DSI Collaborative Research Grant closing 23/07/2018

Call for Submissions The Defence Science Institute (DSI) is pleased to call for submissions to its 2018 Collaborative Research Grant Scheme. The technology theme for this round of grants is “Data analytics, artificial intelligence  and machine learning providing defence and security organisation decision support and superiority” Some example research areas include: Image, video and acoustic classification […]

Call for Applications: (1) Boost Your (SMEs) Business Vouchers and (2) the Victorian Defence Industry Supply Chain Program

Boost Your Business Vouchers (includes a new Defence, Aerospace and Security stream) Boost Your Business Vouchers are aimed at helping Victorian businesses to become more productive, employ more people, improve market access, and increase their scale, diversity and profitability. The second round of the Program now includes a new Defence, Aerospace and Security stream to […]