Defence Innovation Hub Update – Seeking New Submissions
ALERT! - The Defence Innovation Hub, in collaboration with the Defence Artificial Intelligence Centre (DAIC) within Joint Capabilities Group, is now seeking Innovation Proposals from industry for a new Special Notice for Artificial Intelligence Applications in Defence. Please see the Solicitation ID HUB-20-AIAD-001 via the Call For Submissions tile for further details.
ALERT! - The Defence Innovation Hub, in collaboration with Land Capability within Army, is now seeking Innovation Proposals from industry for a new Special Notice for Energy and Environmental Resilience (including demonstration at Army Innovation Day 2021). Please see Solicitation ID HUB-21-AID-001 via the Call For Submissions tile for further details.
Defence Innovation Hub Update - Autonomous Warrior ITR
Warfare Innovation Navy has released an Invitation to Register (ITR) for Autonomous Warrior (AW). AW is the Royal Australian Navy’s flagship program for demonstrating, evaluating and trialling emerging Robotics, Autonomous Systems and Artificial Intelligence (RAS-AI) technologies at a variety of Technology Readiness Levels. This ITR is an open approach to market that will identify potential candidates to participate in one or more AW exercises at locations across Australia. An Industry Briefing for the ITR will be held at 2:00pm (AEDT) on Friday 18 December 2020, with responses to be lodged by 4:00pm (AEDT) on Friday 29 January 2021. The ITR documents can be downloaded from AusTender at https://www.tenders.gov.au/Atm/Show/147a19ab-2094-4f6f-8aed-25cb3f527bcf?PreviewMode=False.
Defence Innovation Hub Update - Defence Innovation 2020
Defence Innovation 2020 webinar series and networking event was held from 23-27 November 2020 and provided Australia’s defence industry and innovation sector with the opportunity to learn how they can leverage Defence’s innovation programs, as well as explore emerging technology trends and opportunities within Defence’s new capability domains.
Defence Innovation 2020 comprised of six 90-minute webinars. These webinars are currently available as on-demand replays by registering for the webinar you want to view via the conference website: click here. Once registered you are able to join the webinar to view the replay.
Defence Innovation Hub update – June 2020
The Hub remains fully operational and will continue to invest in innovative Australian businesses during the COVID 19 crisis.
We are continuing to assess proposals that have already been submitted and to award contracts for proposals that meet Defence’s priorities – and we remain open for the submission of new innovation proposals.
If you require assistance in answering the questions that are on the Hub’s proposal form, you should contact the Centre for Defence Industry Capability (CDIC) on 13 28 46 or visit www.business.gov.au/cdic.
If you have a specific inquiry relating to a proposal or contract that is currently with the Hub, please send your query using Online enquiry form.
If you are having technical difficulties when it comes to completing the proposal form, please use the Hub’s Online enquiry form.