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Economics and Industry Standing Committee – Inquiry into Technological and Service Innovation in WA
Date Published: 15/09/2015

The Western Australian Legislative Assembly Economics and Industry Standing Committee announced an inquiry on 4 July 2015 into Technological and Service Innovation in Western Australia. TIAC provided a submission to this important inquiry.

The Economics and Industry Standing Committee is a multi-party committee of the Legislative Assembly of the Western Australian Parliament that reviews relevant topics and reports to the Assembly.

The Committee will inquire into and report upon how technological and service innovation can be encouraged to expand and diversify the Western Australian economy.

The Committee will focus on the following sectors of the Western Australian economy: agriculture and food; mining and energy; and advanced manufacturing.

In particular, the Committee will consider :

  • What drives innovation;
  • Collaboration between government, universities and business;
  • How research can lead to the development of new products, services and jobs; the challenges associated with financing and commercialising new technologies, products and services;
  • Models of development by which technological and service innovation could be encouraged in Western Australia.

If you have any questions please contact tiac@commerce.wa.gov.au.

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