Yellowfin swims on rising tide
Graeme Philipson
September 30, 2016
Melbourne based Yellowfin has become one of the Australian software industry’s great success stories. Its business intelligence products now have over a million e...
Launceston gets a City Deal
MARGARET LIM
September 30, 2016
Launceston in northern Tasmania has been announced as the home of the Turnbull government’s second ‘City Deal’. The first, announced before the recent election...
Small biz: Disrupt or be disrupted
Stuart Kennedy
September 27, 2016
Down in the small business trenches these days the word is not so much ‘eat or be eaten’ as ‘disrupt or be disrupted’. Buzz phrase niceties aside, the effects ...

InnovationAus.com is a leading commentator on public policy and business innovation. We sit at the intersection of government, technology, research, start-ups and capital markets. We provide readers with news and senior insights into the public policy that underpins the strength of the local ecosystem, and highlight examples of innovation excellence within Australian industry. Armed with better insights, it is hoped that all stakeholders can then engage more successfully with key markets, government and policy-makers.

High-Growth Focus

Graeme Philipson
September 30, 2016
Melbourne based Yellowfin has become one of the Australian software industry’s great success stories. Its business intelligence products now have over a million e...

City Deals

MARGARET LIM
September 30, 2016
Launceston in northern Tasmania has been announced as the home of the Turnbull government’s second ‘City Deal’. The first, announced before the recent election...

Blockchain

Chris Baxter
September 27, 2016
What’s the big story in software patent applications in 2016? Does it by any chance involve a tamper-proof, virtual decentralised verification ledger? In other wo...

Trade

Michael Sainsbury
September 27, 2016
The Turnbull Government’s lack of a clear China policy came under the spotlight last week when Trade and Investment Minster Steve Ciobo visited Hong Kong in an ef...

Disruption

Stuart Kennedy
September 27, 2016
Down in the small business trenches these days the word is not so much ‘eat or be eaten’ as ‘disrupt or be disrupted’. Buzz phrase niceties aside, the effects ...

Cyber Security

James Riley
September 27, 2016
Malcolm Turnbull has urged Australian corporate leaders to appoint cybersecurity expertise to board level positions, and called on business and governments to cre...

InnovationAus.com is a leading commentator on public policy and business innovation. We sit at the intersection of government, technology, research, start-ups and capital markets. We provide readers with news and senior insights into the public policy that underpins the strength of the local ecosystem, and highlight examples of innovation excellence within Australian industry. Armed with better insights, it is hoped that all stakeholders can then engage more successfully with key markets, government and policy-makers.

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Digital Identity

Beverley Head
September 27, 2016
The Digital Transformation Office (DTO) has applied the brakes to its national identity framework plans. In a letter sent to the 70-odd organisations that repl...

WA Chief Scientist

MARGARET LIM
September 26, 2016
Australia, long a leader in radio astronomy, is maintaining its premier position with the world’s largest and most innovative radio telescope, the Square Kilometr...

NBN Pricing

MARK GREGORY
September 26, 2016
The telecommunications industry has delivered the Coalition Government and NBN Co a sharp rebuke over the current business model for the National Broadband Networ...

Exclusive

James Riley
September 22, 2016
The Prime Minister’s point-man on digital government Angus Taylor will today unveil a re-engineering of the Digital Transformation Agenda – one of Malcolm Turnbul...

SA Chief Scientist

MARGARET LIM
September 21, 2016
Being big is not always a prerequisite for being successful. Just ask the South Australian Chief Scientist Dr Leanna Read: If you place your bets in the right are...

Funding

James Riley
September 21, 2016
Industry Minister Greg Hunt is considering the launch of a huge new Commonwealth-backed venture fund to support Australian high-growth scale-ups and mid-tier inno...