Innovation and Commercialisation Services

Collaborate to innovate and build your competitive advantage.

The Innovation and Commercialisation Services Branch (ICS) provides consolidated and commercially-focused support for all services that deliver research revenue.

We have extensive experience connecting industry, entrepreneurs, investors and government with our research expertise, infrastructure and workforce solutions.

For industry

We can help you deliver workforce solutions by connecting you with the University's world-class research and teaching capabilities. Explore our technology portfolio, or speak to us about partnership opportunities.

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For researchers

We provide research support services for University of Adelaide staff. Talk to us about research grants, ethics, contracts, consultancy agreements, partnerships, intellectual property and commercialising your research.

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Latest News

Defence specialist leads Trailblazer

A leading defence industry specialist with more than 30 years’ experience in the sector has been appointed as Executive Director of the Defence Trailblazer for Concept to Sovereign Capability. It is estimated that the project, a partnership between the University of Adelaide and the UNSW, will have a net economic benefit to the Australian economy of $1.5 billion over 10 years.  

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Adelaide bike technology’s role in world record attempt

Technology developed and patented by University of Adelaide researchers will power Olympic and world track cycling champion Filippo Ganna in his world record quest.



Universities blaze a trail to commercialise defence research

The Defence Trailblazer: Concept to Sovereign Capability (CSC) bid, led by the University of Adelaide in partnership with the University of New South Wales, has been endorsed to assist the country’s economic recovery under the Trailblazer Universities Program.