13 Jul 2018 - The Automotive Transformation Scheme (ATS) will cover up to 15% of costs for the investment of plant and equipment; and 50% of costs when investing in research and development aimed to encourage investment and innovation in the motor trades.
6 Jul 2018 - More than 60 representatives from a range of industry sectors came to the MTAiQ Innovation Hub in June to attend a showcase event on 3D Printing and manufacturing.
14 Jun 2018 - Do you have an idea, a concept or an innovation that could make a difference in the automotive world? Do you need assistance in taking that idea to the next step in its development and to the wider world?
Jun 14 2018 - The rise of the electric vehicle over the past decade has been extraordinary. In what seems like a blink of the eye, auto manufacturers have gone from barely registering the possibilities of EV technology to embracing it so fully that every major company now has an EV strategy and the future of the industry looks to be battery powered.
11 Jun 2018 - Myriad 2018 has come and gone. The three-day showcase of new concepts, new ideas and entrepreneurial innovation brought a world of startling technology to Brisbane and the Royal International Convention Centre.
1 Jun 2018 - The Autonomous Vehicles Summit 2018 is coming to Rydges Sydney Central, Sydney on 31 July- 1 August this year!
22 May 2018 - Shark Tank star Steve Baxter has told the Myriad Festival in Brisbane that flying cars will happen and could be in Australia within a decade.
4 May 2018 - When you think of Virtual Reality (VR), the chances are you think of computer games and/or science fiction – of teenagers in bedrooms wearing face-hugging goggles, or fantastical futuristic Hollywood adventures. The truth, however, is much more practical. While virtual reality technology certainly has found a home as a new frontier in gaming and a much-loved plot device in films, its real-world application is far-reaching.
4 May 2018 - Such is the freedom offered by the Ohmnibot, a telepresence robot and a splendidly clever device that allows a person to dial-in and be ‘present’ at wherever the robot is located. Thanks to the fact it can be folded and transported with ease, that location could be anywhere.
4 May 2018 - The argument for the flying car concept is clear - point-to-point travel via personal flying vehicle will be swift and congestion free – and manufacturers in Europe and the U.S. have embraced the logic and are steaming along in flying vehicle development. Australia, it seems, has been slow in latching on to the idea.
3 May 2018 - From May 16-18, Brisbane will be the epicentre of the fast-developing worlds of technology and innovation as Myriad - the three-day showcase of start-ups, new concepts, and next-generation technology - opens its doors at the RNA Showgrounds.
24 Apr 2018 - MTAiQ are incredibly proud of iQ client - Get Green, who are bringing car manufacturing back to Australia, focusing specifically on regional Queensland.
6 Apr 2018 - The two-year project will build on CSIRO's expertise in separating pure hydrogen from mixed gas streams, in this case converting ammonia to high-purity hydrogen for use in fuel cell vehicles (FCVs).
27 Mar 2018 - The Motor Trades Association of Queensland (MTA Queensland) is proud to announce a major partnership for 2018 that fits intrinsically with the future direction of the automotive industry.
26 Mar 2018 - MTAQ is committed to advancing the automotive industry and one way it does this is by offering the very best training opportunities to students of the MTA Institute.
12 Mar 2018 - From the 16th to 18th of May, the Motor Trades Association of Queensland (MTA Queensland) are sponsoring one the biggest innovation events in Queensland for 2018. The Myriad Festival will be held on both levels of the exhibition centre at the Brisbane Showgrounds and will attract some of the world’s most influential thinkers, entrepreneurs, start-ups, students and investors.
8 Mar 2018 - If you were asked to pick a technology that had the capacity to be truly transformative, it would be difficult to look past 3D printing.
8 Mar 2018 - The truth is that flying cars are already here and there is a budding industry developing around them with several prototype vehicles having been recently tested and some already on sale.