News

Chairman’s EOFY Message

Chairman’s EOFY Message

Following a year of “visible achievement” where we demonstrated our capabilities, the D2D CRC has quickly moved to trialling them with government agencies, resulting in close engagement with front line analysts.

7 Jul, 2017
A blueprint for developing big data systems in Australian agriculture

A blueprint for developing big data systems in Australian agriculture

Data to Decisions CRC is featured in the latest Accelerating Precision Agriculture to Decision Agriculture Project Media Release.

5 Jul, 2017
D2D CRC launches new technology start up

D2D CRC launches new technology start up

Data to Decisions CRC (D2D CRC) is excited to announce the launch of its first spin off company, Fivecast™. The technology powering Fivecast™ has evolved from the D2D CRC’s Beat the News project which commenced in 2015.

30 Jun, 2017
Department of Immigration and Border Protection joins Data to Decisions CRC

Department of Immigration and Border Protection joins Data to Decisions CRC

The Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) has joined the Data to Decisions Cooperative Research Centre as a participant. DIBP will be actively involved in all of the CRC’s research and development programmes.

30 May, 2017
D2D CRC team with tech company Sandpit to build Australian first Data Science Development tool

D2D CRC team with tech company Sandpit to build Australian first Data Science Development tool

Data to Decisions CRC is excited to announce the creation of the Data Science Competency Framework (DSCF), as part of its objective to build a sustainable big data workforce. This is an Australian first competency framework for data scientists.

24 May, 2017
Data to Decisions CRC appoints Andrew Stead as new board director

Data to Decisions CRC appoints Andrew Stead as new board director

Data to Decisions CRC are excited to announce the appointment of a new director, Mr Andrew Stead. Andrew has worked extensively with start-up founders and early stage investors, through private and public incubators, accelerators and venture funds.

27 Apr, 2017
D2D CRC Board Director becomes Chief Scientific Advisor to the UK Ministry of Defence

D2D CRC Board Director becomes Chief Scientific Advisor to the UK Ministry of Defence

The Data to Decisions Cooperative Research Centre (D2D CRC) would like to announce that Professor Hugh Durrant-Whyte will be stepping down as a Board director to take up the position of Chief Scientific Advisor for the UK Ministry of Defence.

6 Mar, 2017
New Data Visualisation tools for the Department of Defence

New Data Visualisation tools for the Department of Defence

D2D CRC has recently completed a project for several Government agencies. The project, Immersive Intelligence Pod, has created two new visualisations that can understand the relationship between moving entities.

3 Mar, 2017
Developing a sustainable data science workforce

Developing a sustainable data science workforce

Recognising the growing need for skilled Data Scientists in the national security sector, the Data to Decisions CRC has launched the Big Data Future Workforce Program.

11 Jan, 2017

eNews

D2D CRC Quarterly eNewsletter

6 Dec, 2016
2016 Annual Conference

2016 Annual Conference

The 2016 Annual Conference saw over 150 attendees gather at the Hotel Realm in Canberra on November 15th. D2D CRC’s CEO Sanjay Mazumdar opened the conference which followed by presentations on topics including Big Data Management, Architecture (...)

22 Nov, 2016

Annual Report

A comprehensive document outlining the D2D CRC's activities throughout the preceding year.

31 Oct, 2016
Data analytics advances for SA health sector

Data analytics advances for SA health sector

Data to Decisions CRC (D2D CRC) has recently established a Health Analytics program transferring knowledge and expertise developed in Big Data R&D for national security to the health industry.

25 Oct, 2016
First Law & Policy project completed

First Law & Policy project completed

The Law and Policy Program team of the D2D CRC has recently completed their first research project Big Data Technology and National Security: Comparative International Perspectives on Strategy, Policy and Law in Australia, the United Kingdom and Canada.

13 Sep, 2016
South Australian manufacturers leverage Big Data

South Australian manufacturers leverage Big Data

The first round of the Big Data Connect Program has been a great success for South Australian manufacturers. The initiative from the Department of State Development enabled South Australian manufacturers Seeley International, Mayfield Industries and SEAPA

19 Aug, 2016
D2D CRC to develop Big Data Architecture for Australia’s Agriculture sector

D2D CRC to develop Big Data Architecture for Australia’s Agriculture sector

Data to Decisions CRC (D2D CRC) has recently partnered with 14 rural research and development corporations (RDCs) for a unique project aimed at exploiting big data opportunities for the Australian Agriculture industry. The project, Accelerating precision

11 Aug, 2016
ANU joins the D2D CRC Apostle Project

ANU joins the D2D CRC Apostle Project

Data to Decisions (D2D) CRC are pleased to announce The Australian National University (ANU) has joined the D2D CRC as an Other Participant. ANU is a world-leading university located in Australia’s capital city, Canberra.

7 Jul, 2016
Research Update - March 2016

Research Update - March 2016

The D2D CRC’s research and development activities are progressing well. Beat The News is developing capability, the Apostle team has zeroed in on some high value use cases for our end users in the national security community.

6 Apr, 2016
Sheep CRC

Sheep CRC

The Data to Decisions CRC is working together with the Sheep CRC to develop a data platform to improve the wellbeing of Australia’s sheep.

6 Apr, 2016
The Business of Innovation 2016

The Business of Innovation 2016

Each year the Cooperative Research Centres Association (CRCA) holds its annual conference in a different city across the country.

6 Apr, 2016