2012 media releases
The Rocks taps into ground-breaking technology21 June 2012
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Visitors will be able to learn more about 37 historical locations in The Rocks with a swipe of their smart phone thanks to revolutionary technology which was developed with the support of the NSW Government.
NSW tech credentials on display in Singapore19 June 2012
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Some of NSW’s best ICT talent will be in Singapore this week to showcase the State’s leading technology sector and develop new business opportunities, Deputy Premier and Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Stoner said.
Eminent NSW electrical engineer and research philanthropist honoured15 June 2012
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Deputy Premier and Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Stoner said eminent NSW businessman, electrical engineer and philanthropist Sir William Tyree is among a select group of winners in this year’s prestigious Clunies Ross Awards.
NSW provides $100,000 for tech start-ups at Tech238 June 2012
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The NSW Government has announced $100,000 prize money for the best ICT technology start-up companies participating at the Tech23 innovation event in Sydney in October, Deputy Premier and Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Stoner said.
Vivid Sydney shines as a business event beacon8 June 2012
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On the eve of the final weekend of Vivid Sydney, the power of the festival as a business event anchor has been confirmed with Sydney securing the 9th Conference on Creativity and Cognition (C&C) to coincide with the event in 2013.
Sparks fly at creative industries Think Tank8 June 2012
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More than 80 of the best and brightest minds in the NSW creative industries sector gathered at an industry-led Think Tank in Sydney on Wednesday to offer perspectives on the actions required to drive growth in the sector over the next decade.
Deputy Premier congratulates Lithgow arms facility on 100 years of manufacturing8 June 2012
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Deputy Premier, Minister for Trade and Investment and Minister for Regional Infrastructure Services Andrew Stoner has congratulated Thales Australia’s Lithgow-based soldier systems manufacturing facility on reaching its 100-year anniversary today.
Deputy Premier celebrates Penrith business5 June 2012
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Deputy Premier and Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Stoner joined local Member Stuart Ayres in Penrith today to meet with local businesses and attend the inaugural ‘City Talk’, organised by Penrith City Council and Penrith Business Alliance.
NSW Government to work with industry to drive growth in creative industries2 June 2012
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The NSW Government has appointed a new industry-led taskforce to develop comprehensive strategies to drive growth, innovation and productivity in the NSW creative industries sector
Coffs Harbour breakwater works underway30 May 2012
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Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional Infrastructure & Services Andrew Stoner has announced work has begun on major repairs to the Coffs Harbour Eastern Breakwater.