Federal Government must rethink funding model to support technology in Australia’s public sector
"Perhaps the government should consider a separate technology fund, established outside normal portfolio lines, to reduce technical debt, focus on digital uplift, allow coherent security practices across portfolios, and build and manage the underlying sovereign technology asset base for government. A separate funding mechanism or entity could offer scope to innovate and to build the cadre of skilled engineers and social scientists needed to generate those public goods that only the government is well placed to offer."
ARK aims to identify large-scale investment opportunities by focusing on who they believe to be the leaders, enablers, and beneficiaries of disruptive innovation. While they believe innovation is the key to growth, the opportunities it creates can be missed or misunderstood by traditional investment managers.Their annual research report seeks to highlight the latest developments in innovation.
You can search the ideas they list by word on IdeaSpies to see examples of companies and technologies operating based on that idea eg Deep Learning. They should help you develop more ideas