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STRATEGIC PLAN 2017 - 2022 VISION To be the peak body that provides a strong and influential voice for science and technology in Australia. MISSION To bring together scientists, governments, industry and the broader community to advance the role, reputation and impact of science and technology in Australia. STRATEGIC GOALS LEADING VOICE FOR SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY • • Policy and position statements and submissions Comprehensive communications strategy KEY CONNECTOR FOR SCIENTISTS, POLITICS, INDUSTRY & MEDIA • • • Science meets Parliament Science meets Business Science meets Policymakers EFFECTIVE INFLUENCER FOR SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY • • • Parliamentary Friends of Science STEM Ambassadors Presentations and speeches VALUED AMPLIFIER FOR STEM PROFESSIONAL ORGANISATIONS • • • Providing opportunities and support for members to shine Research and recommendations for the future of societies and associations Supporting members’ operational needs CHAMPIONING SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY WORKFORCE DIVERSITY • • Superstars of STEM Diversity guidelines for S&T associations and societies ENGAGING, EMPOWERING & MOBILISING ALL STEM PROFESSIONALS • • Building networks and partnerships across the STEM sector, government and industry Recognising and rewarding great inter-sector collaboration LINKING AUSTRALIAN SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY NATIONALLY AND INTERNATIONALLY • • Building networks within the STEM sector in Australia Establishing partnerships and networks internationally OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE • • Employer of choice Meeting commitments on time and to budget