ACS, the professional association for Australia’s ICT sector has launched Artificial Intelligence: A Starter Guide to the Future of Business, encouraging all Aussie businesses to embrace the use of artificial intelligence (AI).
Australian Computer Society acquires River City Labs with promise to invest $7.5 million over three years
Four months on from Steve Baxter announcing his intentions to sell Brisbane coworking community River City Labs, the Australian Computer Society (ACS) has won the bid, becoming owner and operator of River City Labs Group with the promise to invest $7.5 million in growing its operations over the next three years. In acquiring the hub,… Read more »
The Australian ICT workforce grew 3.5 percent to 663,100 from 2016 to 2017 and the demand will keep growing, with the Australian economy forecast to require another 100,000 workers by 2023.
The Australian Computer Society is doubling its efforts with startups, launching an accelerator program and “collaborative workspaces” for members.
For shadow minister for the digital economy, Ed Husic the biggest moonshot for Australia “is to actually have moonshots”.
Scott Morrison warned today that the tech sector must do more to explain the benefits of leveraging technology to wider Australia.
Bill Shorten’s ‘ode to startups’ budget reply highlights a critical issue in the ecosystem that needs addressing
While there are many issues that concern Australian startups that were addressed in Opposition Leader, Bill Shorten’s budget reply, perhaps the most important was his call for increased investment in STEM (Science and Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education, including software development.