We conducted research into the drivers and barriers for small to medium enterprises when collaborating with publicly funded research organisations between May 2017 and June 2018.
We have completed the Discovery and Create phases.
The Discovery phase ran from May to July 2017. It examined the drivers for and barriers against business-research collaboration using the challenge statement:
What inhibits ‘collaboration ready’ businesses from collaborating with publicly funded research organisations?
This phase included:
We completed the Create phase in June 2018, including ideation and concept testing.
This phase sought users’ ideas and views to develop solutions to the challenges of:
We offer initiatives and programs for business-research collaboration to help Australian businesses innovate and grow.