To accelerate ideas, it is vital to build a dynamic R&D ecosystem for driving innovation, future economic growth and sustainable jobs.The NSW Government is responding to these challenges.The Action Plan for Accelerating R&D has been established for NSW to become a national leader and global contributor in the translation and commercialisation of research.The Advisory Council recommended five Priority Actions:1) Launch a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program2) Boost open data3) Turbocharge precincts4) Target strategic support for NSW universities5) Establish a funded online R&D matchmaking platformIdeaSpies is an open innovation platform for clever ideas, new discoveries and original thinkers. A place where people, industries and governments can inspire action.We are excited to bring new opportunities, collaborate and connect with education & universities and business and industry working together on R&D.
The right ideas and stories have the power to change our world for the better – if we know where to look.IdeaSpies takes the hard work out of finding and sharing good.We’re an open innovation platform for clever ideas, new discoveries and original thinkers. Featuring simply written posts of 100 words or less, our stories aim to expand the mind and spark the imagination of all readers.It’s about sharing what’s good for everybody. A place where people, industries and governments can inspire action and shape their choices toward moving humanity forward in the right direction.IdeaSpies Founder Lynn Wood recently talked to Kossi Adzo, Founder & CEO, of startup.info about communicating business ideas. "We are paying it forward and appreciate your support!" https://startup.info/lynn-wood-ideaspies/
We are delighted to announce that David Thodey AO has accepted our invitation as Chair of the IdeaSpies Advisory Board.David is a business leader with more than 30 years' experience in innovation, digital and telecommunications creating brand and shareholder value."I'm pleased to join as Chair and contribute to the future direction of IdeaSpies", Thodey told IdeaSpies Founder, Lynn Wood. IdeaSpies is an open innovation platform for clever ideas, new discoveries and original thinkers."IdeaSpies offers a great opportunity to bring people, research, education, industry and government together to inspire action", David said in a statement to Madeline Cunningham, Advisory Board Member.As former CEO of Telstra and IBM ANZ, David is well known as Chair of CSIRO (Commonwealth Science, Industry & Research Organisation - the national research organisation for Australia), Xero and Tyro Payments.David is also a Non-Executive Director of Ramsay Health Care. IdeaSp