19 September 2018
Accelerating Australia invited by Finnish government and SPARK Finland to join strategic planning workshop
Two Accelerating Australia executives were recently flown to Helsinki to join international MTP commercialisation experts in a 2-day strategic planning roundtable.
10 September 2018
An Australian-first approach to cancer clinical trials – called registry-based randomised controlled trials or registry trials – will enhance the ability of clinicians to select the right treatments for patients.
31 August 2018
Updated Sector Competitiveness Plan: how MTPConnect is driving growth in Australia’s medical technology, biotechnology and pharmaceutical sector
The Updated MTPConnect Sector Competitiveness Plan (SCP) is now available for review.
30 August 2018
Strategy and the Digital Health Space – BridgeTech Participants Hear from Australian Industry Leaders
The BridgeTech Program was run and administered by QUT, is holding the second seminar for the year in Melbourne at the Bio21 Institute.
24 August 2018
MTPConnect in collaboration with AusIndustry’s Accelerating Commercialisation/Entreprenuer's Programme is hosting an information session to learn about entering Round 6 CRC-P applications (due September 13).
22 August 2018
The Bridge Program 2017 alumni is demonstrating their pharmaceutical commercialisation success just six months after completing the inaugural offering of this effective program.
31 July 2018
The Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre’s first Investigator-Initiated Trial Capacity Building support package has been awarded to Professor Geoff Lindeman, clinician scientist at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and The University of Melbourne.
20 July 2018
Australian biomedical innovation training programs have been recognised on a global stage, with Team Australia invited by the founders of the Stanford SPARK program to present at the SPARK Global meeting in Berlin, Germany.
17 July 2018
Five digital health companies have been announced as the successful applicants for ANDHealth+ 2018, Australia’s only mid-stage digital health, market and investment readiness program.
11 July 2018
Following the launch earlier this year of a new professional development program for commercialising medical devices, the BridgeTech Program is now announcing the official consortium of partners and the selection of its first cohort.
10 July 2018
ARCS Australia are also very pleased to announce the continuation of the MTPConnect MOU.
10 July 2018
Eight promising medtech companies receive seed funding, training and mentoring from venture-backed national accelerator: The Actuator
The Actuator are thrilled to announce the eight high-impact medtech startups that are part of the 2018 Round 2 Actuator Accelerator program: TerraBlue XT, Curatek, Stelect, Augmented Bionics, ElectroAutoMedics, Flomatrix, Hexagon Innovation and Lenexa Medical.
08 July 2018
Wound Innovations, the Wound Management Innovation CRC’s spin out company, has today publicly launched its greatly anticipated Wound Clinician Credentialing program and associated national register of credentialed wound clinicians.
06 July 2018
Over 300 representatives of the Australian biotechnology sector formed the Australian delegation at the 2018 BIO International Convention, led by AusBiotech in partnership with MTPConnect and Austrade.
03 July 2018
MTPConnect in conjunction with the Western Australian Government and The University of Western Australia (UWA), is delighted to announce the establishment of the Western Australian Node (the WA Node) of MTPConnect in Perth, to support the state’s burgeoning life sciences sector.