Annual Review Released
(Source: Australian Department of Defence; issued Feb 01, 2017)
DST Group has released its Annual Review for 2015-16, capturing the highlights and achievements for the last financial year.

The Defence Science and Technology Group (DST) has released its Annual Review for 2015-16, capturing the highlights and achievements for the last financial year.

In his overview, the Chief Defence Scientist Dr Alex Zelinsky says that 2015-16 was another momentous year.

With the science and technology commitments in the Defence White Paper, Dr Zelinsky says that DST has a new opportunity to make a tangible and far-reaching difference to the Australian Defence Force of the future.

The announcement of the $730 million Next Generation Technologies Fund represents the first-ever investment on this scale to develop future game-changing capabilities with the specific involvement of industry and academia.

We are in the third year of implementing the 5-year Defence Science & Technology Strategic Plan. We were delighted to have the Minster for Defence, Senator Payne endorse the 2016 update of the plan. Most importantly, it was tremendous to see us making significant progress with our ten strategic initiatives. Our progress on implementation is highlighted in this Annual Review


Click here for the full report (70 PDF pages) on the Australian DoD website.

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