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

Julie Owens

Pro Vice Chancellor Research and Strategy
University of Adelaide


9:10 AM CASE STUDY: Creating Effective Partnerships With The University of Adelaide In Defence

Australia is planning to break into the international market and become a leader in defence with over $1.5 billion to be invested in research for defence by South Australian universities. The University of Adelaide is one of the most highly funded universities for defence and has created some amazing wins within not just defence, but related industries such as within the health sphere, military law innovation and cyber security. Discover the truly innovative research that is occurring and the doors this partnership has opened, such as widening networks locally, creating new international partnerships and new partners in enterprise.

  • Discuss the impact of initiatives such as the Centre for Defence Industry Capability and the Innovation hub based in South Australia
  • Improving the engagement and network with the Defence Force and increasing communication so each party understands their capability
  • Growing future collaboration between Medium Enterprises and the University of Adelaide in research and encouraging cooperation


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