Australian Bureau Statistics – Year Book Australia – ABS 2012

Year Book Australia is the principal reference work produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). It provides a comprehensive statistical picture of the Australian economy, society and environment. In addition, it contains information on Australia’s geography and climate, system of government, government services, international relations and defence. The first Official Year Book of the […]

Broadband Blueprint DCITA

Broadband Blueprint – DCITA 2006

Technology has had a significant and profound influence on Australian society. Technology has provided access to information, automation of processes, and organisation of business and social activities. An associated trend is new knowledge creation and its exploitation to drive value creation, productivity, and economic growth. Broadband is an enabling technology that fulfils a key role […]

Funding University Industry Engagement and Commercialisation – B-HERT Roundatable June 2006

The purpose of the Business/Higher Education Round Table B-HERT is to pursue initiatives that will advance the goals and improve the performance of both business and higher education for the benefit of Australian society. B-HERT is the only body where leaders of Australia’s business,research, professional and academic communities come together to address important issues of […]

Social Impact Mobile Phones in Australia DCITA Apr 2005

Social Impact of Mobile Phones in Australia – DCITA April 2005

More and more mobile phones are in use in Australia and are having a pervasive impact on Australian society. Because of this, there is a general and growing interest in industry, academia and government in the social impact of mobile phones usage on the people and institutions of Australia—from public policy, economic and social impact […]