Turning science into solutions

August 31st, 2021

Australia produces world leading scientists, and world class scientific research.

But, compared to the United States, the UK, and other countries, we don’t translate enough of our science into solutions or products.

Do we lack an entrepreneurial culture?

Are universities, and other institutions, doing enough to encourage innovation and industry collaboration?

Is covid 19 changing how scientists work, for the better?

Paul Barclay speaks to Australia’s Chief Scientist, and two entrepreneurial scientists


Dr Cathy Foley– Australia’s Chief Scientist 

Dr Mark Kendall – biomedical engineer, inventor, scientist, and entrepreneur 

Dr Mary Ann Augustin – Chief Research Scientist, CSIRO