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In this article, Dr. Leanna Read, Chief Scientist of South Australia. Leanna looks at the impact of new government incentives on Research and Development, and discusses the impact of meaningful research partnerships on overall collaboration and industry commercialisation.
Associate Professor Kevin Pfleger is a National Heath and Medical Research Council Research Fellow, and is the head of Molecular Endocrinology and Pharmacology at the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research and Centre for Medical Research, The University of Western Australia, where he runs a laboratory group researching hormone therapies.
Kevin is also Chief Scientific Advisor of Dimerix Limited, a spin-out company from the Perkins and The University of Western Australia.
In this article, we chat to Kevin about the need to reshape the research sector and the culture surrounding it. Kevin also shares insights into building meaningful partnerships for better research collaboration and commercialisation that will ultimately see economy-wide benefits.
In this article, John Best, Vice President of Technology and Research & Development at Thales Australia. John shares how Thales is driving commerciality through research partnerships, and how better communication with research partners has led to a greater return on investment.
How Macquarie University is doubling commercial deals on research projects through a focus on engagement and collaboration
Over the last two years, Macquarie University has doubled their commercial research deals and has secured partnerships with companies such as Cochlear and Horticulture Australia.
Changing The Culture Of Public - Private Sector Partnerships to drive research innovation: An inside look at Swinburne University of Technology’s and Siemens’ 4.0 Testlabs program
In this case study, Professor Aleksander Subic, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Development) at Swinburne University of Technology discusses the how changing the culture in the university to bring industry and researchers closer together has been essential to the success of the program and lessons learned from the project journey to date.