Media Releases

MEDIA RELEASE: Draft 2016 National Research Infrastructure Roadmap released

Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel has issued a media release inviting feedback on the draft 2016 National Research Infrastructure Roadmap.…

5 December 2016

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MEDIA RELEASE: BUSTING THE MYTHS ABOUT WOMEN IN STEM

The Office of the Chief Scientist has released a new occasional paper and datasheet about the obstacles facing women in STEM in Australia. …

11 November 2016

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MEDIA RELEASE: CELEBRATING THE PATHFINDERS TO THE FUTURE

Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel has congratulated the recipients of the 2016 Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science.…

19 October 2016

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STATEMENT: Chairing the National Electricity Review

Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel will chair a review of the National Energy Market and has issued a statement saying it will be an honour to take on the role.

7 October 2016

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STATEMENT: Review of the R&D Tax Incentive

Statement from the report co-chairs: Bill Ferris, Alan Finkel and John Fraser

28 September 2016

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MEDIA RELEASE: 750 answers to the five scientist pledge

Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel has issued a cheat sheet to help Australians finish their five scientist pledge, with more than 750 scientists listed.…

22 August 2016

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MEDIA RELEASE: Take the five scientist pledge for National Science Week

Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel has issued a media release calling on people to take the five scientist pledge this National Science Week.…

15 August 2016

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MEDIA RELEASE: CONSULTATIONS OPEN FOR RESEARCH INFRASTRUCTURE PRIORITIES

Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel has issued a media release announcing the release of the National Research Infrastructure Capability Issues Paper.…

20 July 2016

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MEDIA RELEASE: Ag Institute Australia

The Ag Institute Australia has issued a media release following Dr Finkel's address to the institute's Innovation Conference in Adelaide last week.

27 May 2016

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MEDIA RELEASE: CHIEF SCIENTIST WELCOMES CSIRO CLIMATE RESEARCH CENTRE

Australia’s Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel has welcomed the CSIRO’s commitment to establish a Climate Science Centre with a core capability of 40 full-time scientists, to be based in Hobart.

26 April 2016

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