Australian Innovation Precincts Newsletter

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Publication Date: 
December 2018

The Australian Innovation Precincts Newsletter is a regular newsletter that shares tools and resources on best-practice innovation precinct development, policy and program initiatives, events and news.

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Australian Innovation Precincts Newsletter: June 2020  

  • Collaboration critical to recovery
  • Round 2 SME Export Hubs recipients announced
  • ANSTO to transform Sydney’s innovation ecosystem
  • Clustering for Positive Futures

Australian Innovation Precincts Newsletter: March 2020

  • Innovation precincts leading the global fight against COVID-19
  • Clever collaborations
  • How cities speed up the circulation of ideas
  • Assistance for bushfire and COVID-19 affected businesses


Australian Innovation Precincts Newsletter: December 2019

  • Innovation Precincts Insights guide - promoting your cluster internationally
  • solve innovation challenges
  • Innovation precincts expert - Professor Richard Hu
  • Where is innovation happening around the world?

Australian Innovation Precincts Newsletter: September 2019

  • Innovation Precinct Insights guide – Governance Arrangements
  • Opportunity to become an export hub
  • Spotlight on the ANSTO Innovation Precinct
  • Growing your business with PhDs

Australian Innovation Precincts Newsletter: May 2019

  • Innovation Precinct Insights guide – Planning an Innovation Precinct
  • Video – Planning an industry cluster with Ifor Ffowcs Williams
  • Stocktake of Australian Innovation Precincts


Australian Innovation Precincts Newsletter: December 2018 [175KB PDF] [230KB DOCX]

  • University-Industry Engagement Conference in February 2019
  • Darwin City Deal and New South Wales and Victorian Government initiatives
  • Tools and resources from the Brookings Institution and SGE Economic and Planning

Interview with Philipp Dautel, Precinct Director, Tonsley Innovation District [590KB PDF] [1.9MB DOCX]

  • The Tonsley project has made significant progress since commencing in 2012
  • We spoke with Philipp Dautel to gain some insights from his work