MRIWA @ European Commission Earth Observation Services Industry Mission to Australia

MRIWA’s Research Portfolio Manager, Dr Anil Subramanya was invited as a speaker and panel member, meeting the European Commission delegation and Australian agencies on the European Association of Remote Sensing Companies’ Earth Observation Services Industry Mission to Australia. Hosted by the CRC for Spatial Information, the meeting sought to outline the potential for collaboration between EU and Australian entities in the area of Earth Observation. The EU delegation also outlined the opportunities for research funding through the EU’s Horizon 2020 as a potential collaborative effort between EU and Australian entities.

Congratulations to Sabina Shugg

Ms Sabina Shugg has just been announced as the Director of CRC ORE’s new Kalgoorlie-Boulder Mining Innovation Hub.

Ms Shugg was recently appointed to MRIWA Theme Committee for Productivity and we are very pleased that her expertise is available to the Board in their assessment of Research Grant applications.

More on Sabina’s new role can be found here.


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MRIWA wishes you a Merry Christmas!

Our offices will be unattended from close of business Friday 22nd December over the Christmas and New Year break.

We look forward to working with you when we reopen on Wednesday 3 January 2018.

Wishing you and your families a Merry Christmas and a safe and Happy New Year!

METS ignited
Mark Woffenden joins METS Ignited Board

Mark Woffenden was officially appointed as a new Director at the METS Ignited AGM held earlier this month, he replaces outgoing Director Peter Lilly, who also recently retired from the MRIWA Board.