Mar 23, 2017
Four fledgling teams who reached the Australian regional final of an international robotics competition last week have been awarded AARNet bursaries to help them take part in the world championships in the US. The FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Competition combines the excitement of sport...
Mar 8, 2016
Getting started as a rookie team entering the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) can be challenging, particularly in Australia where the nearest team to seek help from could easily be several thousand kilometres away. AARNet and Macquarie University joined forces to provide remote mentoring to teams around Australia via video...
Feb 8, 2016
Dr Alan Finkel took over as Australia’s new Chief Scientist on January 25 this year. He is a respected neuroscientist, engineer, entrepreneur and philanthropist, and was the Chancellor of Monash University from 2008 to 2015 and President of the Australian Academy of Technological Science and Engineering (ATSE). He also established Axon...
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