Business of Innovation 2016

This conference is an ideal opportunity for researchers, educators and industry people to network with Cooperative Research Centre Association members while gaining valuable insights regarding the nature of cooperative research ventures.

07 Mar-2016 - 09 Mar-2016

We are pleased to be a sponsor of the Cooperative Research Centres Association (CRCA) Business of Innovation Conference 2016.

This conference is the ultimate mix of inspiring and informative speakers, great networking and practical sessions. You can expect to make new contacts for future collaboration and find out about Federal, State and private support for innovation.

  • Be inspired by five Early Career Researchers as they vie for a $5,000 prize.
  • Hear the inventor of Gardasil, Professor Ian Frazer AC, deliver the 2016 Ralph Slatyer Address on Science and Society.
  • Collaborate with the Industry Growth Centres and the Defence Science Technology Group.
  • Learn about Australian Government innovation assistance and how to get it.
  • Find out about the research needs of start-ups and established businesses. 
  • Meet research investors from state governments and the private sector.

The conference coincides with the openning of the World Science Festival in Brisbance, the first World Science Festival to be held outside New York.

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