The IRISS integration initiatives and demonstrators are being developed through collaboration and co-investment from multiple partners.

Australian Data Archive

The Australian Data Archive (ADA) at The Australian National University – provides a national service for the collection and preservation of digital research data and disseminates this data for secondary analysis by academic researchers and other users. ADA operates within the ANU Centre for Social Research and Methods.

The University of Queensland

University of Queensland (Institute for Social Science Research – ISSR) – undertakes solution-focused research to address new and emerging challenges facing Australian society and is an international leader in advanced interdisciplinary and evidence-based social science research.  ISSR operates within University of Queensland.

The Melbourne Institute

The Melbourne Institute is Australia’s pre-eminent economic and social policy research institution. It undertakes high quality, independent and impartial applied research, and contributes to the development of public policy in Australia.


AURIN is a collaborative national network of leading researchers and data providers across the academic, government and private sectors.  AURIN provides access to data and tools for researchers and policy makers across Australia and is an NCRIS capability

Australian Consortium for Social & Political Research Inc

The Australian Consortium for Social & Political Research Inc (ACSPRI) is a not-for-profit organisation with the broad aim of promotion and enhancement of social science research and methods in Australia.  ACSPRI specialises in survey and methodological research, data collection and development of software and tools. 

Australian Research Data Commons

Australian Research Data Commons (ARDC) – is a transformational initiative that enables Australian research community and industry access to nationally significant, leading edge data intensive eInfrastructure, platforms, skills and collections of high-quality data.