The Australian Business Group-Kuwait was launched in November 2009. The group aims to promote and foster the development of trade, commerce and investment between Australia and Kuwait by improving person-to-person links and furthering cultural understanding.
From humble beginnings growing up in public housing, Professor Megan Davis became the first Australian Indigenous person to be elected to a UN body. She has dedicated her life to improving the rights of indigenous communities globally.
The emergence of superbugs, immune to existing antibiotics, is a significant global public health problem. An Australian biomedical company, co-founded by Alison Todd, is developing world-leading diagnostic technologies, which will be critical to better managing this growing threat.
Definium Technologies is putting Tasmania on the world stage, collaborating with technology companies and universities to create smart sensors that connect devices cheaply over vast distances, and control systems that monitor fuel and energy efficiency.