Australian Rivers Institute

That’s a wrap! Griffith at World Science Festival Brisbane

Thousands of people poured through this year’s stellar World Science Festival event – many of them enjoying Griffith University’s own inspiring and engaging programs. From the sounds of 84 pianos at the Queensland Conservatorium to tackling important environmental issues in main stage events and providing hands-on fun for budding scientists of the future, Griffith had all […]
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Griffith School of Information and Communications Technology

Robots: threat or friends?

Technology superstars like Bill Gates and Elon Musk have described Artificial Intelligence as “humanity’s biggest existential threat” with the potential to “destroy us all”. But Griffith University’s senior lecturer in ICT, Dr David Tuffley, doesn’t think we need to worry.  “The reality of it is if you can your head straight with this whole idea then there’s […]
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Australian Rivers Institute

Griffith Uni stars at World Science Festival

From tackling some of the world’s biggest challenges to acknowledging the unsung women in science and getting kids to become eco-warriors, Griffith University is sharing its expertise across all areas at this year’s World Science Festival Brisbane. Held from March 22-26, the festival brings together great minds from around the world  in an annual week-long celebration and […]
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Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

On Track to GC2018 Exhibition Opens

Griffith University has unveiled the first instalment of the On Track to GC2018 exhibition with a state-of-the-art virtual reality track cycling game utilising a Oculus Rift virtual reality headset. The exhibition is at the Red Zone at the Gold Coast campus.
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Architecture

A celebration of remarkable science, engineering and technology

Each year the Pro Vice Chancellor (Sciences) recognises the remarkable achievements of the group’s alumni, academic and professional staff. This year the group also applauded its industry partners and high schools that have contributed to its achievement. The 2016 Griffith Sciences Awards were held at the Southbank Campus’s Webb Centre and featured school themed test tube cocktails. […]
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Griffith School of Information and Communications Technology

International robots battle it out in Australian challenge

Student robotic enthusiasts from around the world gathered to take their creations into competition for the 3rd Australian Robotics Challenge, hosted by Griffith University. About 200 participants took part in the impressive event, from China, Korea, the Philippines and Australia. Hosted by Griffith University’s Robotics Lab, the event ran across three days at the Gold Coast campus, […]
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Arts Education Law

Applications open for placements in Chinese technology incubators

Queensland researchers and entrepreneurs will be able to access expertise and investment opportunities in China through a new State Government program offering up to $20,000 for placements in key Chinese technology incubators.
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Griffith School of Information and Communications Technology

Celebrate science and dance with a robot

National Science Week is celebrated this Sunday with the Gold Coast Schools Pop-Up Science Centre at Runaway Bay
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Aviation

See what’s possible at Open Day tech trail

Ever wanted to get down to Gangnam Style with a drone? See an intricate design come to life in the form of chocolate? Feel like you’re in Wall St in a world-class financial trading room? Griffith University’s Open Day will be buzzing with technology-themed activities across three campuses at the Gold Coast, Nathan (Brisbane) and […]
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Architecture

ARC Linkage Projects strengthen Griffith’s research profile

Griffith University has been awarded six Australian Research Council Linkage Project grants worth more than $1.3 million for a variety of research studies.
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Griffith Business School

Real time data analysis revolutionising the tourism industry

A Griffith research project is changing the way the tourism industry delivers the visitor experience through real time social media data analysis. Associate Professor Bela Stantic, acting Head of the School of Information and Communication Technology and Director of the Big Data and Smart Analytics lab in Griffith’s Institute for Integrated and Intelligent Systems, is […]
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Griffith Enterprise

From Studio 39, Griffith start-ups drive innovation

At the App Foundation on the Gold Coast, Griffith University students and investors are coming together to drive innovation and develop new digital products and services
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Centre for Quantum Dynamics

National research results show Griffith among the best

The 2015 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) results show Griffith University researchers performing at world standard or better across almost every discipline
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Griffith School of Engineering

Science awards honour year of achievement

The 2015 Pro Vice Chancellor’s Griffith Sciences Excellence Awards were presented this week and celebrated a year of outstanding achievement. Pro Vice Chancellor Professor Debra Henly said performances across areas such as student learning, research, sustainability, support services and health and safety had contributed significantly to the rise of Griffith University through the world university […]
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Features

Tech savvy team wins with election tracker tool

ICT student initiatives make mark at industry level
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Griffith Business School

Glycomics crucial to growth of Queensland knowledge economy

Queensland's Minister for Science and Innovation, The Honourable Leeanne Enoch MP, has included Griffith's Institute for Glycomics among facilities vital for the ongoing development of the state's knowledge economy
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Griffith Sciences

Triathlon technology wins Opmantek ICT award

Tri Timer, an electronic race management system designed specifically for the Twin Towns Triathlon Club, is the latest recipient of the Opmantek Award for high-achieving final year students in Griffith University’s School of Information and Communication Technology. With features including membership maintenance, race number administration, timing functions, general administration and individual performance seasonal points tallying, […]
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Arts Education Law

Griffith researchers awarded more than $5m in ARC grants

Griffith University research projects have received more than $5 million in funding after the announcement of the Australian Research Council's major grants for 2016.
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