31 August 2017
Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science Senator Arthur Sinodinos today launched the ‘M2’ precinct, a joint project between CSIRO, Monash University and Monash Health Translation Precinct. This facility also includes CSIRO’s new Biomedical Materials Translation Facility.
30 August 2017
MTPConnect and the Confederation of Indian Industry have signed an MoU to work collaboratively to boost the innovative medical technology, biotechnology and pharmaceutical sectors in India and Australia.
28 August 2017
The Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science, Arthur Sinodinos, has released a response to the Productivity Commission’s (PC) Inquiry on Intellectual Property (IP) on behalf of the Australian Government.
24 August 2017
In great news for the sector, the first two competitive grant opportunities for the Medical Research Future Fund opened today in antimicrobial resistance and clinical trials. These grant opportunities will be run by the National Health and Medical Research Council, and will draw on their high-quality application and assessment processes.
17 August 2017
National non-profit digital health integrator and accelerator ANDHealth, recipient of the MTPConnect Project Fund Program, has teamed up with a specialised health co-working space to create a hub for digital health technology companies and entrepreneurs.
16 August 2017
MTPConnect Communications Intern, Michelle Mendonca, gives us a look into her life as a graduate student in the biotechnology industry, and how networking and mentoring shaped her journey so far.
25 July 2017
MedTech’s Got Talent has opened its national 2017 application round, seeking Australia’s aspiring next generation MedTech entrepreneurs and innovators to win a share in over $160,000 in cash prizes and training and mentorship.
25 July 2017
MTPConnect is inviting Australian medtech companies to join a delegation to The MedTech Conference, to showcase our outstanding innovative technology and build invaluable inroads into international markets.
21 July 2017
With the second round of our $15.6 million Project Fund Program now open for expressions of interest, Dr Elizabeth Stares, our Director of Major Projects, has been traveling the country to catch up with those who have exciting ideas to boost our sector as a whole.
10 July 2017
BIO is a party that no one who is even remotely associated with biotech wants to miss, and has perfected the art of making delegates work hard and play hard. Understand how you can get the best out of the experience!
10 July 2017
For those seeking the best, latest medical treatments, Houston is certainly the place to go. Texas Medical Centre hosts countless universities, hospitals, and institutes, all focused on leading-edge medical treatments and scientific research.
05 July 2017
ANDHealth, a national initiative advancing the commercialisation of clinically validated digital health technologies, has launched the ANDHealth+ Program in support of Australia’s growing ecosystem of innovative digital health companies.
05 July 2017
MTPConnect has welcomed news of the restoration of a number of roles to the skilled migration visa list by the Australian Government. MTPConnect worked strongly behind the scenes advocating for the sector directly with government...
21 June 2017
Clinical trials provide $1.1b to Australian economy: MTPConnect releases report on clinical trials ecosystem in Australia
MTPConnect today released a new report ‘Clinical Trials in Australia: the economic profile and competitive position of the sector’, the first comprehensive overview of the entire clinical trials landscape in Australia.
15 June 2017
MTPConnect has released the Expressions of Interest form for the 2017 round of the $15.6 million Project Fund Program, open on Monday 3rd July 2017. Applicants with big, bold ideas that aim to improve the productivity, competitiveness and innovative capacity of Australia's MTP sector will have the chance to share in $8.2 million in funding.