The ThIncTrain program has been expanded and University staff who may wish to explore the commercial potential of their research are invited to apply.
ThIncTrain assists University of Adelaide coursework and PhD students and (a limited number of) staff commercialise their research outcomes through providing a comprehensive and supportive research-commercialisation training and mentoring program.
Applications for the [...]

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The ECIC are proud to announce that ‘Integrating Innovation: South Australian Entrepreneurship Systems and Strategies’ edited by Göran Roos and Allan O’Connor is now complete and available as an eBook.
You can download a copy of the eBook for free here.
Integrating Innovation: South Australian Entrepreneurship Systems and Strategies
Edited by Göran Roos and Allan O’Connor
The necessity is [...]

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Over the weekend ECIC academic Dr Fiona Kerr appeared on Radio National’s science program Ockhams’ Razor.

The program allows experts to talk uninterrupted for one hour about their topic, which allows for more in-depth coverage of more complex issues.
Fiona’s segment is titled Neurogenesis: a Force for Creativity? and she speaks about neurogenesis being a continual process [...]

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Tech eChallenge

Do you have an idea you think could be bigger than Angry Birds, but lack the technical know-how to make it happen?
The Tech eChallenge could be the opportunity to kick start your idea. This new program is for individuals or teams with an idea for an app or software, but need a hand with the [...]

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Applications are now open for the 2015 ThIncTrain program!
This program assists innovative and entrepreneurial University of Adelaide postgraduate and PhD students to unlock and accelerate the commercial potential of their research, business concepts or services through structured workshop and online training modules.
If you are a postgraduate or PhD student with a proven business idea and [...]

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Last week saw us celebrate Adelaide’s first Entrepreneurs’ Week, with the ECIC hosting and sponsoring a number of events as part of this great initiative.
A Brand South Australia initiative, Entrepreneurs’ Week showcased Adelaide’s opportunity-rich environment, the unique support programs available to entrepreneurs, the importance of intrapreneurship, as well as success stories from our thriving start-up [...]

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An innovative approach is being taken to one of the biggest ‘wicked’ issues facing Australia’s population – healthy ageing – with the establishment of a new Ageing Well Think Tank, bringing together expertise in health and business.
Officially launched in Adelaide this morning, the new Ageing Well Think Tank & Innovation Collaborative is an initiative of [...]

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Postgraduate students studying in the ECIC have the option of completing a number of courses online in 2015.
Studying online has many benefits, including:
- Flexibility, study in your own time, around other commitments
- Develops time management skills
- Less commuting
- Taught by the same lecturers as on campus.
Contact the Postgraduate Student Hub on 8313 6455 or at [...]

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Do leaders of successful and adaptive organisations think differently? Yes, according to the ECIC’s organisational and neural complexity specialist.
Dr Fiona Kerr says while it’s common knowledge that a leader plays a critical role in the success of a company, the research she conducted as part of her PhD (based on 25-years’ experience) uncovered how strong [...]

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To celebrate Adelaide’s Entrepreneurs Week, the ECIC is holding an event to celebrate the achievements of and learn from some of Adelaide’s most successful ‘Young Guns’.
This event will gather a unique group of entrepreneurs together who know what it takes to succeed when youth can overpower the constraints of conservatism.
Young Guns: ‘How to succeed as [...]

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