Disability Innovation Institute

The  Disability Innovation Institute at UNSW (DIIU) is a world-first initiative, harnessing interdisciplinary research with people with disability to seek innovative solutions. 

Launched in 2017, the Institute vision is improve and transform the lives of people with a disability. Working closely with people with disabilities and industry experts, the DIIU provides a platform to combine disability studies with STEMM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine) and HASS (humanities and social sciences) research to design accessible and inclusive working, living and learning environments, generate innovative technologies and create inclusive law, policy, services, markets and communities.