30 April - 01 May, 2018 | Novotel Sydney Central, Sydney, Australia

Danielle Neale


Entrepreneur in Residence
University of New South Wales


3:10 PM Understanding Best Practice Of Changing Culture Effectively To Bridge The Gap Between Industry And Universities

To change culture, collaboration between stakeholders is essential. In this session, Danielle Neale discusses her experience in implementing three major programs to bring industry and researchers closer together through the Innovation Central Sydney Hub, TechConnect and MakerGames. This session will also feature a perspective from industry or government about their collaborative efforts in the programs.

  • Identify how to alter behaviour through educating 1000 researchers in programs such as MakerGames on the soft and hard skills of commercialisation and communicating a value proposition
  • Improving culture within a university and educating researchers to be commercially minded with a focus on success and how to implement change
  • Assess the implementation of major initiatives, such as TechConnect, to support researchers and aid partnerships with enterprise such as Cisco, Google and Atlassian just to name a few!


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