The WA Data Science Innovation Hub (WADSIH) — a Western Australian Government initiative supported by Curtin University — connects industry to universities, ensuring the transfer of knowledge across various sectors impacted by digital disruption. NERA, together with METS Ignited and Bankwest, is proud to be a Foundation Member of the Hub.
In 2018, the WA Government allocated $400,000 (as part of its 'New Industries Fund' to establish the WADSIH at Curtin University, which was launched in October 2018.
The mission of the Hub is to enable Western Australia to build jobs by developing a data driven ecosystem and culture through fostering collaboration, promoting expertise, advocating and enabling data literacy across the community, industry, academia and government.
WADSIH is supported by:
Start: January 2019
End: December 2020
Total Project Cost: $1,386,990