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Innovation is everything - it holds the key to greater security, sustainability, health and wealth. More than simply recognising this, the University of Adelaide lives and breathes it. If you're ready to grow through innovation, you won't find a more capable partner.

We currently partner with over 400 businesses on research and consulting projects helping them address new opportunities, solve unique problems and grow.

The Innovation and Commercial Partners Branch has extensive experience connecting industry, entrepreneurs, investors and government with our research expertise, infrastructure and workforce solutions.

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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're here to support University of Adelaide staff with commercial activities. Talk to us about research contracts and consultancy agreements, partnerships, intellectual property and commercialising your research.


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ONLINE WORKSHOP: Tips to translate your research

One hour online workshops for University of Adelaide's Life Sciences and Physical Sciences research staff led by University of Adelaide investment partner, IP Group.

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Describe your Advanced Materials, or Advanced/Additive Manufacturing research on a page for a chance at $10k

Innovyz are seeking innovations in the areas of Advanced Materials, or Advanced/Additive Manufacturing. To encourage you to think about the commercial opportunities of your research, Innovyz are awarding prizes of $10k for first, $5k for second and $2.5k for third, based on the technical and commercial merit of your work, as evidenced by your poster.



Collaborative Design Facility pushes innovation boundaries

A new design facility, located at the University of Adelaide, will offer organisations and individuals a space in which to push the boundaries of technical, industrial and business innovation.