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Opturion was featured in the Financial Review 

May 25, 2020

Jon Whittle the new director of Data61, named Opturion as one of Data61's successful spin-outs in the Financial Review. The article can be read here:


AlertnessCRC shift work Healthcare summit 2019

July 12, 2019

Alan Dormer, Opturion's Managing Director spoke about the benefits of shift work rostering tools at the AlertnessCRC shift work healthcare summit today.


Opturion helps the Royal Flying Doctor Service save lives

February 4, 2019

​Opturion and the Royal Flying Doctor Service have released a new case study detailing how Opturion technology helps make the RFDS achieve new heights of efficiency and save costs while saving lives.


Presentation at AMSI Optimise18

June 25, 2018

​Alan Dormer, Managing Director of Opturion, recently presented at the AMSI Optimise18 conference. 

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Reimagining the Information Age with Artificial Intelligence

April 30, 2018

Last Friday, Opturion CEO Alan Dormer gave a presentation for AIIM Australasia about how Artificial Intelligence (AI) will impact the information age and reshape industrial and geopolitical standards.


Optimisation Interest Group is a Huge Success

December 6, 2017

Opturion hosted an interest group for organisations from a diverse range of industries to discuss the challenges and opportunities of optimisation technology. With presenters from Austin Health, Toll, Data61 and Monash University, the seminar featured thought-provoking presentations that stimulated involved discussion among the attendees.


Sci+Tech in the City

November 21, 2017

On November 16, Opturion's Alan Dormer delivered a presentation on optimisation and industrial applications of constraint programming at CSIRO Data61's Sci+Tech in the City.


The Future of Transport

August 24, 2017

​Opturion is partnering with TurboViz, Oracle and Samsung to host a seminar on the technologies that will shape the transport and logistics industries in the years to come.


Data61 Live!

June 27, 2017

Opturion is a featured spin-out at the Data61 Live! event in Melbourne

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Sealed Air Presents at SMART

March 1, 2017

Mike Angley, Director of Flexibles Manufacturing at Sealed Air, is making a presentation at the SMART conference in Sydney about his experience with Opturion. Sealed Air have a number of Opturion applications that have increased productivity and reduced costs. 

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Opturion Improving Hitachi Commuter Rail Services 

September 1, 2016

​Linfox and Opturion have entered into a license agreement for the Opturion Platform to address some of the important optimisation challenges within the business.


Opturion Working on Supply Chain Optimisation

February 1, 2016

​Opturion has been successful in obtaining a $200,000 grant from the Department of Industry Accelerating Commercialisation programme. The grant will support the application and development of tools to address end-to-end supply chain optimisation, based on the Opturion Platform. Toll, Nike, Mainstream Aquaculture and Sealed Air are partners in the project.


Opturion is now used by Savills AUSTRALIA

December 6, 2019

Opturion is now being used by Savills Australia to assist clients in tailoring their supply chain, efficiently and effectively.

Savills supply chain director Bob Quirk said the firm selected Opturion, “because they are an Australian company that has the power to help us tap into the well of a client’s big data and use it quickly to help understand and optimise its supply chain.”


Opturion and Startrack help deliver Schneider Electric supplies across Australia

February 18, 2019

​Opturion has been helping Schneider Electric organise their deliveries through Startrack, analysing their expectations and improving performance. 


High Performing Railways at the ARA Telecommunications and Technology Forum

October 24, 2018

On Tuesday 30 October, Opturion CEO Alan Dormer will be speaking on high performing railways at the Australasian Railway Association Telecommunications and Technology Forum. 


Artificial Intelligence in Supply Chain

May 28, 2018

​Last week, Opturion CEO Alan Dormer gave a TED talk about Artificial Intelligence in Supply Chain.


IsleChemy Webinar

December 14, 2017

​Alan Dormer presented a webinar as part of the IsleChemy Water Innovation series.


Safe & Secure Hospitals Conference 2017

November 28, 2017

Opturion's Alan Dormer will deliver a presentation on AlertSafe Rostering at the Safe & Secure Hospitals Conference 2017 on November 30. 


Optimisation Interest Group

November 15, 2017

​Opturion is hosting a seminar and interest group on Wednesday 6th December to discuss the challenges and opportunities in the world of optimisation with industry leaders in transport, logistics, health and manufacturing. 


Alert Safe Rostering

June 29, 2017

Opturion features in the 2017 issue of Know How magazine with its groundbreaking application of Alert Safe rostering for medical staff. Read the full article (page 13) here.


End-To-End Supply Chain Optimisation

May 1, 2017

Opturion have completed a Federal Government funded project to apply its optimisation technology, end-to-end, in a number of complex supply chains. Three domains were selected: retail, agri-business and retail. Proof-of-concept applications have been created for Nike, Toll, Mainstream Aquaculture and Sealed Air. This technology is now available in the cloud and Opturion is working with a range of partners to facilitate global market entry.

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Opturion Improving Hitachi Commuter Rail Services 

December 1, 2016

Hitachi Rail Europe have awarded Opturion a contract to investigate maintenance optimisation of the Class 395 fleet. The Class 395 "Javelin" is built for high-speed commuter services on High Speed 1 and elsewhere in Kent.


Opturion Developing Rostering System for Toll Distribution Centres

July 1, 2016

​Opturion has delivered an advanced staff rostering and optimisation system for one of the largest distribution centres operated by Toll Custom Solutions. The system has a number of novel features including modelling of individual productivity and the ability to quickly re-optimise when workload changes.
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