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News and Events
Join us at Avalon 2017
Applications are now open to co-exhibit with NSW Department of Industry at the forthcoming Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defence Exposition staged at Avalon Airport, Geelong, Victoria from 28 February to 5 March 2017.
One-stop-shop online resource for female entrepreneurs
Women’s Online Network (WON), a new one-stop-shop digital resource that provides female entrepreneurs access to resources, knowledge and people to help them create and grow their business, was launched this week.
Innovation gets a boost in Wollongong
The University of Wollongong’s new building for the iAccelerate Centre was officially opened this week.
Setting the direction for vocational education and training
The NSW Government is delivering greater choice for students and employers by building a more flexible and demand-driven vocational education system.
Land Forces 2016
Twelve NSW Defence companies will be showcasing their products and services to thousands of international and domestic buyers at Australia's premier land defence trade show, Land Forces 2016, in Adelaide from September 6-8.
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The inaugural Australian Security Innovation Network’s (SINET) event will be in Sydney, bringing together industry leaders, investors, researchers and governments to create a global cybersecurity network that will support the national strategy.
Avalon 2017 will be one of the most comprehensive aviation, aerospace and defence industry events in Australia and the Indo-Asia-Pacific region.