To celebrate International Womens Day we want to acknowledge some pioneers with an intellectual property connection.
There is so much to think about when starting a new business. Fortunately there is a new app available that ensures all your bases are covered.
Alex Grant is co-founder and CEO of Myriota, a start-up spun out of research from the University of South Australia which uses satellite technology to provide two-way data connectivity for remote sensors and devices – benefiting farmers, resource companies, environmental agencies, governments, defence agencies and industries with remote operations.
An official review has been released by Innovation and Science Australia (ISA) on the business of creating, transferring and applying knowledge within Australia, including feedback on our intellectual property (IP) system.
We’re proud to support high school students who are passionate about science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) through our involvement in the National Youth Science Forum (NYSF), Questacon’s Smart Skills Initiative (QSSI) and the BHP Billiton Science & Engineering Awards.
Today, Australia’s farmers number around 135 000 and produce enough food to feed 80 million people, providing 93 per cent of the domestic food supply. The agricultural and food production industry has evolved from convict workers and experiment farms, to innovations in agricultural implements, pest control, food science and digital agriculture; innovations which will be crucial in solving the global challenges of food production and sustainability.
You can now maximise your educational, business and networking opportunities by combining two world-class events in a single trip, with the inaugural IP Business Congress Australasia (IPBC) and the annual OECD-driven conference: IP Statistics for Decision Makers (IPSDM).
As part of our partnership of the 2016 Good Designs Awards, we’re taking a look at how intellectual property relates to your creative businesses and why it’s important to consider protecting your designs. From students to start-ups all the way through to seasoned professionals, understanding the basics of IP is vital.