FEDERAL MINISTER VISITS IC
Check out the update from AusIndustry and the Karen Andrews MP – Federal Minister for Industry, Science & Technology. Also featuring presentations by Federal Member for Andrew Wallace – LNP Federal Member for Fisher, Tracy Constable from AusIndustry and Innovation Centre Sunshine Coast CEO Mark Paddenburg.#innovation #AHx #technology #SunshineCoast #scaleups #entrepreneurs University of the Sunshine Coast #SCRIPT
Posted by Innovation Centre Sunshine Coast on Tuesday, 13 November 2018
To officially announce the $120,000 commitment under the Incubator Support initiative for 10 start-ups in the health, well-being and med-tech sectors, Karen Andrews, MP, the new Federal Minister for Industry, Science and Technology visited the Innovation Centre as well as the AH-x participants at SCHI this November.
The Minister was introduced to Tamara Mills, the AH-x Program Manager, and the recently selected 10 health related companies participating in the new program (selected from 44 applicants). The minister was also shown the high-fidelity simulation suites and met Anton Sanker, Managing Director of the Sunshine Coast Health Institute.
At the Innovation Centre, Minister was introduced by IC CEO Mark Paddenburg and Andrew Wallace, MP. After a brief speech, AusIndustry representative Tracy Constable also presented. The event ended with networking and the opportunity to speak one-on-one with Tracey Constable from AusIndustry representative. Watch the live video (see above).