The IDX Flint program is giving remote Indigenous communities hands-on experience in using digital technology such as drones, 3D printing and coding.
This Reconciliation Week, we reflect on 80,000 years of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander innovation, and examine how this is continuing through the IDX Flint initiative.
In April 2018, the IDX Flint team travelled to Roebourne, WA to deliver 5 days of technology workshops to students.
The IDX Flint team has made two visits to the town of Yarrabah in Far North QLD to develop digital skills with the community.
The IDX Flint Team took their workshop to East Gippsland, where they taught participants about 3D printing, robotics and virtual reality,
In November 2017, the IDX team hosted a careers and technology camp at the NCIE to inspire and inform participants about career opportunities and employment pathways in STEAM and IT.
The ‘Show Me The Way’ film project brought Year 10 students from Walgett all the way to Sydney where they screened their work at the Australian Museum.
Seven Indigenous leaders and entrepreneurs from around Australia were recognised as the winners of the inaugural national Indigenous Digital Excellence (IDX) Awards 2017.
The finalists for the inaugural Indigenous Digital Excellence (IDX) Awards have been announced, with nominees ranging from educators to app developers.
When the Indigenous Digital Excellence Program came to the Clarence Valley, they gave local Aboriginal children access to ground-breaking technology.