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The innovation statement: Australia, it’s time to shine

Kate Bennett Eriksson 07 Dec 2015 7 minutes

The Australian government has unleashed ‘the ideas boom’ – its innovation agenda for the nation. Kate Eriksson, Head of Disruption at PwC, shares her highlights from the statement.

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Editorial

Editorial: Who drives the innovation agenda?

Sammy Kumar 22 Jun 2015 7 minutes

The strongest economies in the world are driven by innovation and investment in knowledge capital. Sammy Kumar explains why businesses, government and higher education must band together to ensure Australia gains a firm position in tomorrow’s digitally disrupted world.

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Report

Australian business must engage in STEM education or struggle to find staff

Tan Allaway 05 May 2015 4 minutes

Digital disruption means a radical skill-change for the Australian workforce, says PwC’s report ‘A smart move’. Business will play a vital part in future-proofing our economy, alongside government and education.

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Article

Can the right conversations change the world?

Kate Bennett Eriksson 12 Dec 2014 7 minutes

For PwC’s Kate Eriksson, the right conversations can spark creativity and curiosity in the younger generation and pave the way for an innovative future.

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Article

PwC and the 2014 STEM video game challenge

Kate Bennett Eriksson 17 Nov 2014 4 minutes

PwC’s participation in the 2014 STEM Video Game Challenge is a reflection of our commitment to encouraging school-aged Australians to focus on the skills that will help them succeed in the 21st century.

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Article

Four ways businesses and governments are using data to innovate

Trent Lund 16 Sep 2014 5 minutes

There is a potential $48 billion in value not being realised in Australia due to an abundance of unused data – here are four ways business is changing that.

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Article

Teaching kids to code through logic

12 Sep 2014 2 minutes

A new effort to help kids learn code is a reminder the next generation needs to understand the building blocks of the digital economy.

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Article

Open Innovation at the University of Western Sydney: Data innovation

26 Aug 2014 3 minutes

The growth of information in the digital age has even created a buzzword – “big data”. It’s often used disparagingly but in…

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Article

Open Innovation at the University of Western Sydney: Better business support

26 Aug 2014 3 minutes

How do we grow employment in Western Sydney’s health-sector small-and-medium businesses (SMBs) through better business support?

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