What we do

At CSIRO, we solve the greatest challenges through innovative science and technology.

Connecting the US with Australian innovation

We’re working to deliver scientific impact through global partnerships and research collaborations.

The United States of America is CSIRO’s largest international partner. We have long-standing and extensive relationships with US government, universities, national laboratories and industry.

By enabling Australian and US researchers to work together, we are expediting global solutions to the world’s biggest challenges.

We have headquarters in San Francisco with representation in Seattle and Washington D.C.

Meet the CSIRO spin-outs making an impact in the US


Coviu is Australia’s leading video telehealth solution, powering simple, secure and feature-rich video consultations for healthcare professionals.


Emesent is a world-leader in drone autonomy, LiDAR mapping, and data analytics. Founded in 2018, Emesent has since built a reputation for delivering high-quality data capture in the mining, infrastructure, survey and mapping industries.


MycRX’s mission is to develop an on-target, clinically optimised drug to the Myc oncoprotein, and to exploit the broad reach of an effective Myc inhibitor to improve the lives of millions of cancer patients world-wide.

Propellor Aero

Propeller Aero use their cloud-based data visualisation and analytics platform, combined with drone and sensor-collected data to provide customers in the construction, mining and waste management sectors with a powerful decision making and productivity tool.

Saluda Medical

Saluda Medical is a global medical device company focused on patient outcomes, science, and engineering to transform the treatment of chronic pain through spinal cord stimulation by measuring evoked compound action potentials to deliver closed loop technology.


Mapping companies and Road Asset Managers struggle to quickly and cost effectively create accurate inventories of road scene objects, such as road signs and poles.