Federal Election 2016 Comparison

With just days until the Federal Election, both sides of politics have outlined their vision for the nation going forward. While the divide between the parties is narrower than ever, there are some key differences in policy and spending that will impact technical professionals. Professionals Australia has put together a quick comparison, looking at what…

Pyne/Carr NPC debate highlights differences in Science and Innovation policies

Minister for Innovation, Science and industry, Christopher Pyne, and Senator Kim Carr, Labor’s Shadow Minister for Innovation, Science, Industry, Research and Higher Education met on 20 June to debate science and innovation policy at the National Press Club. The debate coincided with the release of Labor’s Science and Innovation policy statement on 18 June.