Judging Panel announced for 2020 KCA Awards

24 July, 2020 We are delighted to confirm the Judging Panel for the 2020 KCA Awards. The Judging Panel is: Dr Adi Paterson (CEO, ANSTO) Natalie Chapman (CEO, gemaker) Dr Peter Devine (CEO, Uniseed) Ross...

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SCOPR to replace the now discontinued NSRC survey of research commercialisation

16 July, 2020 SCOPR to replace the now discontinued NSRC survey of research commercialisation. We look forward to working with the Department on the new...

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The Innovation Impact of Universities

30 June, 2020 A US report from the Bush Institute and Opus Faveo connects innovation activities to economic growth and prosperity and provides recommendations for institutions and policymakers....

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30 June, 2020 / Comments (0)

Nominations are now open for the 2020 KCA Awards

24 June, 2020 The KCA Awards celebrate the achievements of members, and highlight “top tier work” in Australasian tech transfer. In 2020 there will be two Awards: KCA Award for Best Research...

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Launch of the Survey of Commercialisation Outcomes from Public Research (SCOPR).

15 June, 2020 Knowledge Commercialisation Australasia (KCA) – alongside the Go8, KiwiNet and AAMRI – is proud to announce the launch of the Survey of Commercialisation Outcomes from Public...

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University Start Up Online Workshop

31 May, 2020 7-8 July 2020 online This program provides participants with the essential and fundamental methods for creating a  successful technology spinout, from inception to exit....

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31 May, 2020 / Comments (0)

KCA 2020 Annual Conference postponed

8 April, 2020 Given the uncertainty around the COVID-19 pandemic, the KCA Board has decided to postpone the 2020 Annual Conference until 2021. The Annual Conference is normally the highlight of KCA’s...

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Seismic approach to minerals exploration and nuclear innovation centre win leading commercialisation prizes

13 September, 2019 The Knowledge Commercialisation Australasia (KCA) Research Commercialisation Award was won by Curtin University and the People’s Choice Award by the Australian Nuclear Science and...

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Time to put the D into Australian university R&D

29 August, 2019 Australia is missing out on millions of dollars of value from academic research because universities are placing too much emphasis on research and not enough on development. In 2016,...

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29 August, 2019 / Comments (0)

Finalists announced in leading Australian commercialisation award

19 August, 2019 The Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO), the Commonwealth Science and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) and Curtin University are finalists of the...

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