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Corporate entry Federation of Australian Scientific and Technological Societies (FASTS) (1985 - )

From
1985
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Functions
Association and Society or membership organisation
Website
http://www.FASTS.org
Location
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

Summary

The Federation of Australian Scientific and Technological Societies (FASTS) was established in 1985. The Federation consists of societies representing the interests of Australia scientists and technologists.

From their Web site, January 2003: "The Federation of Australian Scientific and Technological Societies represents the views of the workers in Australian science. FASTS aims to have a significant influence in the formulation of science and technology policy; and by improving the overall climate for research and development, to bring economic, environmental and social benefits to Australia."

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Theses

  • Payling, Richard, 'Australian Science in Crisis, 1984: the Founding of the Federation of Australian Scientific and Technological Societies (FASTS)', MA thesis, University of Wollongong, 1989. Details

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