Sponsors & Supporters
INCUBATOR Macquarie University
The Macquarie University Incubator’s vision is to create entrepreneurship programs that train and nurture innovation, and to support the growth and success of impactful solutions to the world’s problems. We aim to build a supportive community that encourages collaboration and commercialisation, helping people turn their ideas into a tangible asset.
Melbourne Innovation Districts
Melbourne Innovation Districts (MID) is a partnership between the City of Melbourne, RMIT University, and the University of Melbourne, to develop urban innovations in Melbourne, for the benefit of the whole city.
The MID is an opportunity to shape Melbourne’s future through open collaborations that deepen the city’s capacity for applied innovation. It is a foundation upon which a broad community of institutions, businesses, organisations and people can collaborate to enhance Melbourne’s future.
Australia’s Academic and Research Network (AARNet) is a not-for-profit National Research and Education Network (NREN) – a national resource owned by the Australian universities and Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) for the greater good.
AARNet is widely regarded as the founder of the Internet in Australia and renowned as the architect, builder and operator of world-class high-speed low-latency network infrastructure and an expanding portfolio of products and services, all designed to meet the unique needs of the research and education sector.
Knowledge Commercialisation Australasia
Knowledge Commercialisation Australasia (KCA) is the non-profit, peak body leading best practice in industry engagement, technology transfer and entrepreneurship for research organisations since 1978. KCA is a founding member of the Global Alliance of Technology Transfer Professionals.
Science & Technology Australia
Science & Technology Australia (STA) is Australia’s peak body in science and technology – representing more than 75,000 Australian scientists and technologists working across all scientific disciplines.