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)

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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New KCA Course launched in WA – Register Now

20 May, 2019 Commercialisation & Industry Engagement – Practical ContractingProfessional Development Course17 June 2019, Curtin University WA This course is designed to give an overview of IP...

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Australian research commercialisation on the up and up worldwide

30 January, 2019 On the National Survey of Research Commercialisation (NSRC) snapshot just released, Dr Erin Rayment, Chair of Knowledge Commercialisation Australasia (KCA) – the peak body leading...

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KCA’s advice to the Innovation Metric Review Taskforce

14 December, 2018 The headline-grabbing, composite metric known as the Global Innovation Index (GII) is a simplified international ranking that controversially casts Australia in a poor light, while largely...

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Interesting Times for Technology Transfer Professionals – From new KCA chair, Erin Rayment

20 September, 2018 It’s exciting to be working in knowledge commercialisation and technology transfer right now and I am thrilled to have the opportunity, as the new Chair of KCA, to achieve greater...

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New chair announced for Knowledge Commercialisation Australasia (KCA)

14 September, 2018 It’s exciting to be working in knowledge commercialisation and technology transfer right now and I am thrilled to have the opportunity, as the new Chair of KCA, to achieve greater...

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2015 National Survey of Research Commercialisation data now available

10 July, 2017 The Innovation Ecosystem in Australia is in a state of flux and transition according to the results of the 2015 National Survey of Research Commercialisation (NSRC). While being mindful...

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