Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia in the world, and the second leading cause of death here in Australia. It is a progressive disease with the biggest risk factor being age and so far there is little hope for sufferers. 

17 July 2017

This paper accompanies the release of our 2017 Australian Intellectual Property report. It explores the Australian network of collaboration in all IP rights and looks at the international comparison of university–industry collaboration with patent data.

6 June 2017
12 April 2017

It is clear that manufacturing in Australia is transforming and its long-term health lies in developing new and innovative ways of thinking. The future lies in value-adding activities from product concept, research and development, design and production, to distribution and after-sales service.

12 April 2017
Amazing Grace: How grace periods influence innovation image

 This report details the economic and econometric framework adopted in the current study conduced by the OCE in examining the relationship between the Grace Periods and Promoting Innovation.

5 October 2016

This report provides review of the literature on Grace Period study for the past 3 decades and provides context for the current study conducted by the OCE on examining the relationship between grace period and promoting innovation

5 October 2016

This report analyses the intellectual property (IP) environment for the Australian textiles, clothing and footwear (TCF) industry including the scale and intensity of patent activity, as well as trade marks and designs related to the TCF industry, to provide an overview of innovation originating from Australia.

31 August 2016

This report analyses the intellectual property (IP) rights holdings of publicly funded research organisations (PFROs) in Australia and provides an overview of innovation originating from the Australian research sector.

30 June 2016

The Department of Industry Portfolio Budget Statement 2016-17 incorporates our Budget report.

9 May 2016