Current Activities

SIA, on behalf of its members, provide a voice for industry by participating in a range of advocacy activities.

This includes expert working groups, panels, committees, forums, reviews, submissions and direct actions.  Currently SIA is involved in a number of activities including (but not limited too);

  • National Science and Innovation Agenda - National Infrastructure Road-Map
  • Department of Industry Innovation and Science - R&D Tax Incentive Review
  • Office of Innovation and Science Australia – Development of the 2030 Strategic Plan
  • Department of Agriculture and Water Resources - Biological Consultative Committee
  • Australian Industry Skills Committee - Process Manufacturing, Recreational Vehicle and Laboratory Industry Reference Committee
  • Chemicals of National Security Concern
  • Australian Standards, HE-032 Biotechnology
  • Australian Standards, HE-030 Biological Evaluation of Medical Devices
  • RMIT Program Advisory Committee – Biomedical Sciences

If you are interested in any of these topics, please contact for further information.