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Issue 6: January 2023

Welcome from the CSIRO SME team

Open programs and opportunities – apply now!

New SME alumni stories

Worn Up

Helping a start-up to transform fabric into furniture

An Australian start-up has enlisted the expertise of CSIRO to test and improve their recipe for turning the fabric from faded old uniforms into pieces of furniture.


Remote power technology for space and defence

With the support of an Innovation Connections grant, entX is developing a new type of power generator using radioactive waste material that could be used for remote space and defence settings.

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Ecosystem events

New funding opportunities

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The CSIRO SME Team are here to help

  • Looking to work with CSIRO or University researchers on your R&D project? Innovation Connections might be for you.
  • Start your expression of interest form to get going on your Kick-Start project, working with CSIRO researchers.
  • Not sure where to start? Contact us. There’s a friendly facilitator who can help.