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IT underpins everything. So it’s no surprise that Monash has dedicated a whole faculty just to teaching and learning IT. In fact, we’re the only university in the prestigious Group of Eight that has. So you can be sure that, for us, IT isn’t just a side interest – it’s what we do.

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Dr Kevin Korb and Professor Ann Nicholson

Monash University wins AUD $18m funding to advance intelligence analysis

Monash University has been chosen for a multi-million dollar research contract aimed at enhancing the performance of the US intelligence community.  Systems using artificial intelligence (AI) will refine reasoning and outcomes, with the potential to inform leadership and policy making.

Mobile phones empower women in Bangladesh

Update on the PROTIC project which is now in full swing; this project is a collaboration between Monash Faculty of IT and Oxfam Bangladesh and led by COSI researchers Larry Stillman and Tom Denison.


IT Student Shabnam Kasra, wins best cyber security paper

Shabnam’s paper ‘Multi-user Cloud-based Secure Keyword Search’ co-authored with Joseph Liu and Ron Steinfeld, won Best Paper Award in the field of searchable encryption at the Australasian Conference on Information Security and Privacy (ACISP), held in Auckland.

Eureka! Using data to understand mental health & suicide

Professor Geoffrey Webb is a Data Scientist, which means he analyses data to draw conclusions that lead to the invention of new technologies to tackle critical problems. In his own words, data science “is the science of deriving value from data”.

Students Tackle Problems to Assist Industry and Community Groups

Congratulations to the 5 winning Industry Experience Project teams who investigated publicly available data looking for opportunities to help industry or community groups.

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