ROUND 4 2020

2 Nov - 18 Dec

These are the current projects on offer for the upcoming iPREP WA Round with Innovation Central Perth running from the 2nd November to the 18th of December 2020.

Student application closing date is 19th October 2020. Successful students will be notified to attend a first stage one-day induction on 23rd October 2020. Each student ​will give a one-minute to pitch to industry mentors. Following the session there will be an opportunity to network with the industry partners.  


Industry Partners will choose a team based on the students application, one-minute pitch and who they think will fit into their organisation and team dynamics. 

Students will be notified on the outcome of their application to attend the second-stage induction and team meeting at Innovation Central Perth (Curtin University) by the 28th October 2020. 


For more information, please contact Narelle Jones (iPREP WA Coordinator) at or 6304 2069.


iPREP WA and Innovation Central Perth have teamed up for this unique round to host two PhD student teams with Woodside & BHP


Woodside is the pioneer of the LNG industry in Australia and the largest Australian natural gas producer. Woodside have a global portfolio and are recognised for their world-class capabilities as an integrated upstream supplier.

of energy


  • AI/Machine perception

  • Mechatronics

  • Computer system engineering


If you possess any of the above skills, click on the projects button to read more.


BHP is a world-leading resources company. BHP extract and process minerals, oil and gas, with more than 80,000 employees and contractors, primarily in Australia and the Americas.


  • Environmental science

  • Water science

  • Spatial and remote sensing

  • Data science

  • Business


If you possess any of the above skills, click on the project button to read more.