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Developing a future-ready workforce

Developing a future-ready workforce

How engagement and collaboration between industry and academia can help bridge the skills gap The skills gap is one of the biggest risks for organisations today, according to a recent article published [1] as part of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting held in Davos, Switzerland earlier this year.  It highlights we must cast a […]

IMNIS Makes a Difference

IMNIS Makes a Difference

A recent study by three South Australian universities shows that the Industry Mentoring Network in STEM (IMNIS) is having a positive impact on PhD students; expanding their professional networks, increasing their employability and providing them with the skills and knowledge needed to engage and collaborate effectively with industry. These findings support the outcomes of the […]

Industry Mentoring Boosts Connections in STEM

Industry Mentoring Boosts Connections in STEM

The first phase of the Industry Mentoring Network in STEM (IMNIS) has delivered great outcomes from its medtech/pharma program. IMNIS saw significant growth in the initial uptake of its program with 217 students participating across 14 universities in five states, including Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia and Western Australia. In 2018, MTPConnect continued to back […]