Knowledge Commercialisation Australasia (KCA) is the peak body representing organisations and individuals participating in or supporting the commercialisation of Australian public funded research. It promotes best practice in industry engagement, commercialisation and entrepreneurship. It does this through its three core activities of
- Facilitating stakeholder connections,
- Professional development and
KCA is a not for profit organisation and members expedite the commercialisation of innovative research discoveries to the Australian community. Those discoveries strengthen the competitiveness of existing companies, generate new companies and generate significant revenues to member institutions for research.
KCA conducts its three core activities by:
- Annual Conference and seminars
- Professional development programs
- Engaging with government and government departments to as an advocate of commercialisation activities.
KCA has many strategic alliances with counterparts internationally via the Alliance of Technology Transfer Professionals (ATTP). KCA is a founding member of ATTP, an alliance of national technology commercialisation associations from around the globe promoting and maintaining global standards in knowledge and technology transfer.
As a sponsor you will be seen to support these aspirations in a very tangible way.