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James Brown – newly appointed CEO of the SIAA

Oct 16, 2020
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On Monday, 12 October 2020 our newly appointed Chief Executive Officer joined the Space Industry Association of Australia. It is with great pleasure that David Ball, chair of the SIAA, announces the appointment of Mr James Brown to this critical role for our organisation. The CEO will facilitate the growth of the space industry in Australia,…

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SIAA AGM – 5 November 2020, 5.00pm AEDT

Oct 16, 2020
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All SIAA members are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting on 5 November 2020, via Zoom, at 5.00pm AEDT. A notice issued to all members on 15 October 2020. More details are available here. Register to attend here. SIAA board members will be elected at the AGM, with the ballot to be conducted electronically.…

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Make it Happen: The Australian Government’s Modern Manufacturing Strategy – released 7 October 2020

Oct 7, 2020
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The Australian Government is manufacturing a new future for the nation through the Modern Manufacturing Strategy. The Strategy is a key feature of the Government’s JobMaker plan to harness Australian manufacturing capability and drive our economic recovery and future resilience. The vision for the Strategy is for Australia to be recognised as a high-quality and sustainable…

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Modern Manufacturing Initiative – Space a priority area

Oct 1, 2020
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Space has been identified as a National Manufacturing Priority:  today “The Australian Government has announced a $1.3 billion Modern Manufacturing Initiative (MMI) and the National Manufacturing Priorities.   The $1.3 billion MMI will drive lasting change for Australian manufacturers. It will help Australian manufacturers: scale-up collaborate commercialise It will unlock private sector investment and support manufacturers to…

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Australia’s first commercial, space capable rocket launch – limited tickets available to the public

Sep 10, 2020
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An historical moment for Australia and South Australia is set to occur next week, when Southern Launch, DEWC systems and T-Minus Engineering will launch Australia’s first commercial, space capable rockets from the Koonibba Test Range near Ceduna. Find out more and book your tickets here.

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