The MTPConnect WA Life Sciences Innovation Hub is co-funded through the WA Government’s New Industry Fund and the University of Western Australia to accelerate economic growth and create new jobs and Industries.
It is one of the three WA Government Innovation Hubs (together with WA Data Science and AustCyber WA) that deliver programs to connect the innovation community, build capacity and new skills, attract investment, and foster commercialisation.
Located at The University of Western Australia (UWA) in the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research Building in Nedlands, Dr Kate Brooks (MTPConnect) working together with Prof. Kevin Pfleger (UWA) look forward to driving an annual program of activities for the MTPConnect WA Life Sciences Innovation Hub that deliver growth opportunities for the WA sector.
Innovation in WA
There is plenty happening in WA in the life sciences and medtech sector, and our Director Stakeholder Engagement WA Dr Kate Brooks covers it all. Connect with her on LinkedIn to follow her explore innovation in WA.
- 3D printing innovations in WA with Global3D
- Bridge Program 2020 (opportunity for WA researchers)
- Promotion of Round 2 BTB Program Information Session
- Visit with Epichem
- Promotion of Perth Biodesign 2020
- 2019 MedTech Conference
Meet the WA Team:
|Dr Kate Brooks - Director Stakeholder Engagement WA||Rebekah Craggs - Stakeholder Engagement Coordinator WA|
To connect with us, please get in touch with Dr Kate Brooks and Rebekah Craggs.
In my role leading the MTPConnect WA Life Sciences Innovation Hub I will be the WA conduit for MTPConnect. I will be bringing their extensive networks and national programs to WA and tailoring them to suit the MTP WA sector. I will also be promoting WA companies via the MTPConnect platform to help them scale and accelerate their success nationally and globally.
Kate Brooks, Director Stakeholder Engagement WA