Venue

Address

500 Harris St
Ultlimo NSW 2007 VIEW MAP

Date

3 - 18 August, 10am - 5pm
Continues until July 2014

Tickets

Free with museum entry

Bookings

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Australian International Design Awards 2013

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Powerhouse Museum

Cochlear Nucleus CR120 Intraoperative Remote Assistant, by Cochlear Limited 2013
Cochlear Nucleus CR120 Intraoperative Remote Assistant, by Cochlear Limited 2013

Come and see outstanding design and innovation that sets Australia apart as a country of big thinkers at the Australian International Design Awards 2013. See packs that allow fire fighters to unravel hoses faster; a wi-fi security camera that links with your social networks; and a remote assistant for cochlear implants that allows for remote testing and tuning of cochlear implants.

 

 

 

 

 

Image caption: Cochlear Nucleus CR120 Intraoperative Remote Assistant, by Cochlear Limited 2013

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