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Space Industry Development Fund

May 5, 2020
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Applications are now being accepted for SIAA grants under the Space Industry Development Fund. The SIAA Board has allocated an annual amount from its budget to support member activities that align with our mission of promoting and assisting the development of a viable and self-sustaining Australian space sector. Grants of up to $2,500 will be…

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DEWC Systems to enhance ADF’s space capability

May 4, 2020

Minister for Defence, the Hon. Melissa Price MP, announced last Friday $14.6 million worth of new Defence Innovation Hub contracts.  DEWC Systems was the only South Australian based company awarded a DIH contract in this round. According to the Defence media released, DEWC Systems is expected to develop a sovereign, space-based tactical sensor system which,…

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Australian Tech Competition

Apr 29, 2020
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The Australian Technologies Competition seeks to identify and accelerate Australian technology ‘scaleups’ with the greatest global potential. ​Supported by the Department of Industry, Science, Energy & Resources, the Industry Growth Centres and Industry partners, the Competition will celebrate its tenth Anniversary in 2020.  From the time of its inauguration, the Competition has created an alumni pool of…

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New dates for 71st and 72nd IAC

Apr 28, 2020
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The International Astronautical Federation (IAF) has announced that it will be hosting an IAC 2020 in a virtual format. The 71st International Astronautical Congress – The CyberSpace Edition will take place in homes and offices around the world during 12 – 14 October 2020. Please make sure to mark those dates in your calendar and stay tuned for additional…

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How can we help?

Apr 27, 2020
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Please share your thoughts with us… As you know, one of our key roles is to act as the voice of the space industry in Australia, fairly representing to the best of our ability the views of all our members. We advocate on behalf of our members to key stakeholders and influencers in the industry, including to various levels…

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