Innovation Focus Briefing
Date Published: 18/07/2016

On the 15 June 2016 the Innovation Focus Briefing report was made available on the TIAC website. As a result of the findings and recommendations from the Innovation Focus Forum held in January 2016, TIAC prepared this brief advisory paper.

TIAC believes that targeted action by the Western Australian Government will achieve outcomes and impact that can drive productivity and competitiveness, and enhance prosperity. To this effect, it has worked with leading experts in innovation across a range of sectors to identify the areas and priorities it believes the WA Government should emphasise to stimulate innovation within the State. This work has resulted in the seven focus listed below and briefly summarised in the following pages:

TIAC has highlighted seven focus areas:

  • WA Government – Leading from the Front
  • Identifying and integrating multi-sector generic competencies
  • Strengthen innovation and STEM skills
  • Strengthen innovation linkages
  • Encourage innovation across the community
  • Encourage innovation in the regions
  • Unlock private capital

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