Latest News & Events

09-10/11/2017: Two days Accelerating Implementation Methodology (AIM) course  from the NSW Agency for Clinical Innovation (ACI)


03-04/11/2017: NEURO-OTOLOGY SOCIETY of AUSTRALIA (NOTSA) conference at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital (RPA)

After our two presentations:

Dr Chiarovano and Dr MacDougall. Scientist in the clinic.
Dr MacDougall. User Discovery for Medical Device Translation.

All attendees (~180) came to visit the OpenLab during lunch time…


02/11/2017: Vice-Chancellor’s Recognition Reception (VCRR) at The Great Hall, The University of Sydney


01/11/2017: University of Sydney Multimedia Producer from Brand and Marketing Services | Marketing and Communications for the University front page website


01/11/2017: University of Sydney Senate’s visit at Westmead Education and Conference Centre (WECC) – WSLHD


27/10/2017: NSW Health Innovation Symposium at Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park

Augmented Reality to Virtual Reality: From patient care to surgical simulation. By Dr Payal Mukherjee, Professor Jonathan Clark, Kai Cheng, Dr Hamish MacDougall, Dr Elodie Chiarovano, Professor Gordon Wallace


25/10/2017: OpenLab Tour and Demos for 22 students (Advanced PSYC 3014)

24/10/2017: Inaugural Barriers to Surgical Innovation meeting at Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) NSW as part of Surgeons’ Month 2017

Discussion with the Minister for Health (New South Wales) – Mr Brad Hazzard

18/10/2017: Presentation of A10D project at the Nurse Unit Management (NUM) meeting at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

10/10/2017: Visit to MOD productions office (Haymarket, Sydney)

09/10/2017: Visit of the Westmead Redevelopment Team

06/10/2017: Make-A-Wish Foundation

Jack is an Astronaut for a day in collaboration with Opaque Media and their program Earthlight.

05/10/2017: Visit of a French delegation from the University of Bordeaux

26/09/2017: Visit of the Infectious Disease Education Training and Research Group from Westmead Hospital

23/09/2017: DISRUPT.SYDNEY™ conference at the Business School (Usyd)


15/09/2017: Sydney Concepts at the Huddle – Westmead Hospital


12/09/2017: AR/VR group’s meeting at the OpenLab


12/09/2017: Media and Communication (Usyd) students making a movie of the lab


22/08/2017: Visit of the Depute Vice Chancellor and Depute Vice Chancellor Research


23/06/2017: Sydney Local Health District – Innovation Symposium