Speed dating session with scientists, policy makers and managers that asked "What is your experience of making or using data for policy?", CBA Conference The interface of evolutionary biology and policy impact (Sept 2016). Photo Tangyao Zhang.

With a core focus of incorporating genomics, bioinformatics and spatial modelling into understanding the evolution of Australia’s biodiversity and its protection, the Centre for Biodiveristy Analysis has built an interactive research community across ~60 ANU and CSIRO labs in its first five years (2012-17).

Using its resources, expertise and collaborations the CBA supports and coordinates:


Full details of our activites and outcomes are available in our Annual Reports:



Publications from Ignition grant funding


New collaborations and funding


Outreach and knowledge exchange

Updated:  19 November 2017/Responsible Officer:  Director/Page Contact:  Coordinator