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23 Sep 2020

Tools into teammates: Australian made automated military vehicle capability with Rheinmetall Defence Australia

QUT is leading major defence projects as part of Rheinmetall’s new research and technology program to develop advanced Australian-made robotics and automated vehicle technologies.

22 Sep 2020

QUT researchers study biodiversity from all angles

To celebrate National Biodiversity Month we check in with QUT's early career researchers focused on the conservation of biological diversity within Australia and beyond. 


22 Oct 2020

#Help: The Digital Transformation of Humanitarianism and the Governance of Populations 

In this fourth seminar of our QUT Global Law, Science and Technology series we will hear from Professor Fleur Johns who will discuss how international humanitarianism is taking on new imperatives, protagonists, investments, techniques and objects of inquiry in connection with the expanding reach of the digital.

1 Oct 2020

Online Lunch and Learn with QUT Entrepreneurship

Zoom in with your lunch, your questions and, your hunger to learn about entrepreneurship.  Join the informal lunchtime learning session where you can listen to, and chat with, industry experts who'll share their entrepreneurial knowledge and experience.

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