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Kate’s Digital Economy Blog 5 – Liberal Party takes axe to ICT Research & Australia’s Digital Economy

Friday, September 6th, 2013 @ 2:05PM

Earlier in this election campaign I had the privilege to visit the National ICT Australia (NICTA) headquarters to announce that the Rudd Labor Government would be investing a further $42 million into NICTA; a $42 million investment in the important and transformation the work that NICTA does for Australia’s ICT…

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    Kate’s Digital Economy Blog 4 – Digital Services for Sustainable Development Innovation Partnership

    Thursday, September 5th, 2013 @ 10:08AM

    The twelve Australian Innovation Partnerships now announced by the Rudd Labor Government represent a huge leap forward in the Australian innovation landscape. Individually, they are each a significant initiative that potentially takes an industry sector to a new level of global competiveness and job creation. Collectively, and linked by the…

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      Kate’s Digital Economy Blog 3 – The Space and Spatial Innovation Partnership

      Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013 @ 5:06PM

      The Rudd Labor Government is currently announcing 10 new Australian Innovation Partnerships – a $500 million program which is part of the Government’s $1 billion Plan for Australian Jobs. These industry-led partnerships will create more Australian exports and jobs, and diversify our national economy. They will provide a more demand-driven…

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        Hobart Home to Partnership for Digital Services Growth

        Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013 @ 3:39PM

        Tasmania will be the headquarters for the Rudd Labor Government’s Digital Services for Sustainable Development Innovation Partnership, which will harness the power of the NBN and boost Australia’s export potential in digital services. The digital services sector is vital for Australia’s economy, delivering information and transactional services across digital platforms…

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          Innovation keeps Australia at forefront of Space Industry

          Thursday, August 29th, 2013 @ 7:46PM

          Canberra will be home to a new Space and Spatial Innovation Partnership that will capitalise on Australia’s position as home to what will be the world’s biggest space project – the Square Kilometre Array (SKA). The new Space and Spatial Innovation Partnership will receive government funding of up to $6…

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            NBN Training Kit For Businesses Delivering Professional Services

            Monday, August 19th, 2013 @ 2:46AM

            Legal professionals, ICT consultants, architects, engineers and financial advisers will soon be able to access tailored advice on how to improve and build their businesses by using the National Broadband Network (NBN) and adapting to the digital economy. The Australian Services Roundtable (ASR) will receive $500,000 in Federal Government funding…

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