Cyber + Space

CSIRO is investing $35 million in frontier research in space technology and artificial intelligence.

British satellite communications station Goonhilly Earth Station has joined the consortium backing the SmartSat CRC, an Australian space research initiative.

Siemens has announced a software grant with an in-kind commercial value of over half a billion dollars to the University of Queensland.

Austal Australia has been hit by a cyber security breach and a subsequent extortion attempt.

The government has approved the Australian Space Agency’s Charter to support the development of national civil space priorities.

Attend any space-related conference in Australia, and you’ll find one acronym crops up time and again – UNSW.

ASX-listed company Kleos Space has announced the signature of a second Memorandum of Understanding with Airbus, as both companies investigate opportunities to collaborate for the in-space manufacture of structural elements.

Lockheed Martin Australia has become the first Foundation Partner with the University of Adelaide’s new Australian Institute for Machine Learning.

The Australian Space Agency has signed a statement of strategic intent with Sitael Australia, a designer and manufacturer of satellites.

Deputy PM Michael McCormack has turned the first sod to mark the construction phase of a Defence Satellite Ground Station at Kapooka.

The Australian Space Agency has formally entered into Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with counterpart agencies in Canada and the UK.

Defence Science and Technology (DST) and Adelaide-based Daronmont Technologies have announced a new research agreement to explore next generation technology options for Defence applications.

The Australian Space Agency has signed a statement of strategic intent with European manufacturing giant Airbus Defence and Space SAS.

The latest industry roadmap published by CSIRO encourages the growing domestic space sector to join with international partners to adopt a bold challenge.

Key growth opportunities for Australia’s space sector have been identified in a CSIRO report launched at the 18th Australian Space Research Conference on the Gold Coast.