Responsible innovation initiative

Professor Joan Leach speaking on responsible innovation at the Shine Dome, Canberra

What kind of future do we want to create?

The pace of change of emerging science and technology is creating complex issues for societies and their decision makers.

How we respond to the significant challenges presented by innovation in science and technology will be the focus of a new partnership announced today between CSIRO, Australia's national science agency, along with The University of Queensland, The Australian National University and Charles Darwin University.

"This national collaboration builds on strengths at The Australian National University in social sciences and science engagement to reimagine responsible innovation as a framework for doing better science," Australian National Centre for the Public Awareness of Science Director, Professor Joan Leach said.

Read the full release at the CSIRO website.