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Creating Effective Innovation Ecosystems

12:30 - 5:30pm
Wednesday 14 June 2017
Woodward Conference Centre, University of Melbourne

Overview

There is general agreement that Australia will need to transition its economy in the years to come, but exactly how to do this remains a point of debate. The aim of the workshop series is to highlight both the challenges the country is facing and the opportunities and best regional practices.

Read more on Innovation districts, the new norm by Haydn Wright, Project Lead for the Australian Education City, in our blog Insights.

Upcoming workshops

Wednesday 14 June 2017 - Examples from Europe and applications in Australia

In this third workshop we will present the findings from the recent study Tour to Italy and the Netherlands and hear two case studies from within Australia and a closing panel session.

You can read more about the recent Study Tour by visiting the webpage.

Download the program here.

Time: 12:30 - 5:30pm

Venue: Woodward Conference Centre, 10th Floor, Melbourne Law School, 185 Pelham St, Carlton VIC 3053

Registration

Registration has now closed for this event.

 

Wednesday 2 August 2017 - Steel City to Smart City: the Hunter Innovation Precinct

In this particular workshop we will hear case studies on how one of the largest cities in New South Wales has reinvented itself as a smart city and a home for innovation. Four case studies will be presented, followed by a panel discussion and networking drinks.

You can read more about what's happening in Newcastle in a recent article published in the Guardian here.

Time: 12:30 - 5:30pm

Venue: Woodward Conference Centre, 10th Floor, Melbourne Law School, 185 Pelham St, Carlton VIC 3053

Download the provisional program here.

Registration

This event is free to attend, however for catering purposes RSVP is essential.

Please register via the online form here.

Enquiries:

For any  enquiries, please contact Melissa Hendicott at hendicott.m@unimelb.edu.au or phone 03 9035 6429

See also: Study mission to innovation ecosystems in Italy and The Netherlands

 

A series of innovation challenges will be posed on MindHive after each workshop to find actionable solutions.

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