Science and R&D is looming as a central issue in the upcoming federal election. Key science organisations are beginning to release details of what they think is needed to underpin science policy into the future – including your union:
- Professional Scientists Australia – the future starts with science
- Australian Academy of Science platform – Earning our Future
- Science and Technology Australia – pre-budget submission and election platform
- Universities Australia and
- The Australian Academy of Engineering and Technology – rightly pointing out it is application of science through technology and engineering that will drive Australia’s future prosperity.