Are you looking to develop your innovation business?
The Department of Trade, Business and Innovation can support your business through professional mentorship and advice sessions with the Innovator in Residence Program and/or seed funding via the Business Innovation Support Initiatives (BISI) program.
Innovator in Residence Program:
Helen Ujvary is our Innovator in Residence and the Australian Representative of Oxentia Ltd (formerly the international consulting division of Oxford University Innovation). Since 2004, Oxentia has delivered services to global clients in over 60 countries. Helen was the Australian Representative for Ferghana Partners, an investment bank that focused on the bioscience sector. With a strong background in assisting technology companies find international partners and investors, Helen holds a Masters in Biotechnology from Canterbury University in Kent, a Masters in Chemical Engineering from Oxford University, a Diploma from the AICD and an MBA from Adelaide University.
As our Innovator in Residence Helen will be in Darwin to provide mentorship and support to start-up and early stage businesses including:
- Advice on how to achieve your innovation aspirations
- Introductions to:
- Investors with access to finance
- Key knowledge partners and universities
- Key business networks
- IP experts and lawyers
- Help with preparing a strong BISI funding application
Sessions are one-on-one with Helen and run for approximately 30 minutes. Please see the attached flyer for further information.
Date: 22 & 24 August 2018
Time: Please email email@example.com to make an appointment
Venue: Development House, 76 Esplanade, Darwin
Business Innovation Support Initiatives (BISI) Program:
The Business Innovation Support Initiatives (BISI) program provides seed funding to helps NT businesses undertake innovation which could lead to new products, processes or services.
For further information visit, www.nt.gov.au/BISI