Minister for industry and science, Ed Husic, will represent Australia at the AI Safety Summit, to discuss the importance of AI safety.

Minister Ed Husic to discuss global collaboration on AI safety in UK

Minister for industry and science, Ed Husic, will represent Australia at the United Kingdom’s AI Safety Summit, to discuss the importance of AI safety and transparency if we’re to boost community trust and harness its benefits.
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Advanced Navigation unveils new robotics manufacturing facility at UTS Tech Lab

Advanced Navigation, a manufacturer of artificial intelligence for robotic and navigation technologies, has unveiled a new robotics facility for autonomous systems based at University of Technology Sydney (UTS) Tech Lab.
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Revolutionising neuromorphic sensory devices

RMIT researchers have unveiled a device that possesses the ability to ‘see’ and create memories, akin to the way humans do. Manufacturers’ Monthly sits down with team leader Professor Sumeet Walia to learn how the device can reshape the landscape of autonomous technologies. 
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A new report launched by TCA, Microsoft and LinkedIn has highlighted the role of US tech companies in Australia’s tech ecosystem. 

New report reveals the role US tech workers have played in growing Australia’s tech sector

A new report launched by the Tech Council of Australia (TCA), Microsoft and LinkedIn has shown the important contribution that investment by US tech companies make in Australia’s thriving tech ecosystem. 
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Generative AI could contribute $5 billion annually to Australia’s manufacturing sector by 2030

A  new report says Australia’s manufacturing sector could unlock billions of dollars in value by 2030 if it accelerates the responsible adoption of generative artificial intelligence (GAI).
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NSW manufacturer awarded $3 million grant

Diraq, a leading innovator in quantum computing, has been awarded a $3 million grant from the NSW Quantum Computing Commercialisation Fund (QCCF) to progress its ground-breaking research and development program aimed at bringing ultra-powerful quantum computers into existence.
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SmartSat and partners to develop autonomous AI-enabled spacecraft

SmartSat and partners to develop autonomous AI-enabled spacecraft

SmartSat has launched a $7 million project, Spacecraft Autonomy and Onboard AI for Next Generation Space Systems (SCARLET-α), which will bring together eight of its industry and research partners.  Read More

Harnessing the benefits of Edge AI for industrial safety – The Pivotal role of Edge AI in manufacturing.

To avoid losing their competitive advantage, businesses in the manufacturing industry need to act now to scale up their AI and Edge technology. Read Backplane’s new whitepaper to find out how Edge AI Technology can help promote safety. To find out more, download the white paper here:
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The impact of inflation on manufacturers in 2023

The impact of inflation on manufacturers in 2023

Inflation rose to a 32-year high in 2022, with a consumer inflation rate of 7.8 per cent. Now that 2023 is here, the manufacturing industry must brace for the impact of this inflation. Defined as the general rise in prices of goods and services over time, inflation is considered normal at around 2 per cent. Read More