Explore the Manufacturing Academy Marketplace for information and resources about growing your business and business capability.
Australian Space Agency
The Australian Space Agency is helping transform and grow a globally respected Australian space industry.
You will learn why the Space Agency is important, common misconceptions about the space sector and how you can benefit from being involved.
Presenter: Anthony Murfett
Why is the Space Agency important?
What are the common misconceptions about the space sector?
Who can benefit from the space sector?
Why invest in space?
How can the Space Agency help?
How do you get involved in the space sector?
AustCyber is supporting the development of a vibrant and globally competitive Cyber Security sector and helping establish Australia as a recognised leader in a the rapidly expanding global marketplace.
You will learn about developments in Cyber Security, as well as the challenges and opportunities for businesses in Australia.
Presenter: Michelle Price
Why is Cyber Security important to manufacturing?
What are the common misconceptions about Cyber Security?
How has Cyber Security changed over time?
How do you build a positive cyber reputation?
How can manufacturers get started?
Why Cyber Security is a priority for manufacturers?
Australian Cyber Security and Australian Advanced Manufacturing
The Australian Trade and Investment Commission – Austrade – contributes to Australia's economic prosperity by helping Australian businesses expand into international markets.
You will learn how Austrade can help you, the services available and how easy it is to be export ready.
Presenter: Stephanie Fahey
How can Austrade help?
What are the export opportunities for Australian manufacturers?
How do you start the export journey?
Australian export success stories
What advice would you give Australian manufacturers?
The Centre for Additive Manufacturing at RMIT increases the competitiveness of global supply chains for industry partners through innovation in additive manufacturing technologies and materials science.
You will learn more about Additive Manufacturing and the challenges and opportunities it presents.
Presenter: Alex Kingsbury
Why is Additive Manufacturing important?
What are the types of Additive Manufacturing?
What are the common misconceptions about Additive Manufacturing?
What are the benefits of Additive Manufacturing?
The importance of design
How expensive is Additive Manufacturing?
What type of products might benefit from Additive Manufacturing?
How do I get started with Additive Manufacturing?
How can I learn more about Additive Manufacturing?
The Entrepreneurs' Programme is the Australian Government’s flagship initiative for business competitiveness and productivity.
You will learn more about the opportunities and funding available and how your business could benefit from being involved.
Presenter: Fred Eske AM
What does the Entrepreneurs' Programme offer?
Are you eligible for the Entrepreneurs' Programme?
How can the Entrepreneurs' Programme benefit you?
How has the Entrepreneurs' Programme evolved?
What does the Entrepreneurs' Programme expect from you?
How can the Entrepreneurs' Programme help you grow?
Tips for Manufacturers
IMCRC is a Cooperative Research Centre helping Australian companies increase their global relevance through research-led innovation in manufacturing products, processes and services.
You will learn how the IMCRC can help you overcome growth and export challenges and the opportunities available to your business.
Presenter: David Chuter
Why is the IMCRC important to manufacturers?
What are some common misconceptions about CRCs?
How has the IMCRC changed over time?
Is the IMCRC an opportunity for you?
What advice would you give manufacturers?
How should manufacturers get started?
EverEdge is a global intangible assets specialist assisting businesses and investors identify, evaluate, manage and monetise intangible assets.
You will learn what intangible assets are and why they are important to your business.
Presenter: Michael Masterson
Why are intangible assets important?
What are the common misconceptions about intangible assets?
What should manufacturers consider when creating a new product?
Why is collaboration important when developing new products?
What advice do you have for manufacturers?
How can intangible assets help grow your business?
Export Finance Australia
Export Finance Australia is the government’s export credit agency, providing financial expertise and solutions to drive sustainable growth.
You will discover how Export Finance Australia uses loans, guarantees, bonds and insurance options to enable SMEs, corporates and governments take on export-related opportunities. Export Finance Australia also supports infrastructure development in the Pacific region and beyond.
Presenter: Swati Dave
Based out of the Faculty of Science, the SMaRT Centre brings together researchers from the faculties of Science, Engineering, and the Built Environment. The centre has 30 personnel, state-of-the-art furnaces and laboratories, and sophisticated analytical and processing equipment. Combining the distinctive research capabilities of UNSW's academics, the SMaRT Centre has a track record of delivering research and technology suitable for rapid implementation.
AMTIL represents the interests of manufacturing technology suppliers and users within the precision engineering and advanced manufacturing sector
Ai Group is an employers' organisation that covers a wide range of industries. It is one of the largest industry organisations in Australia.
The Australian Industry & Defence Network Incorporated (AIDN) is the peak industry association for SMEs wishing to do business in the defence and security sectors
Connecting you to information, grants, registrations and support to help your business succeed in Australia
Australia's national science research agency
Export Finance Australia
Australia’s export credit agency
Government’s flagship initiative for business competitiveness and productivity
Centre for Defence Industry Capability – Grants and more
Export Market Development Grants
Business Grants, Government Grants, Community Grants and more
Industry Capability Network
Innovative Manufacturing Cooperative Research Centre
University of Queensland Accelerator
Queensland University of Technology Accelerator
Fire Station 101
Ipswich Innovation Hub
Sunshine Coast incubator
New South Wales
HunterNet is a network of 200+ manufacturing, engineering and specialist services companies located in the Hunter and Central Coast Regions of NSW
The Southern Sydney Agile Manufacturing Network is a not-for-profit organisation that promotes the capabilities of the Sydney Manufacturing Sector
i3net is an industry group in the Illawarra region that represents manufacturers, engineering service providers and industrial suppliers.
Western Sydney Launchpad
Business and innovation support program
Geelong Manufacturing Council
The Geelong Manufacturing Council is focussed on building industrial synergies, developing skills, encouraging operational excellence, growing advanced technology and positioning, networking and lobbying.
SEMMA is an industry group representing +200 manufacturers based in South East Melbourne
Tech startup incubator
Commercial Development Grants Programme
Enterprize (Hobart & Launceston)
Support for Tasmanian startups community
Science and Technology Incubator
CBR Innovation Network
Accelerator, incubator and collaborative innovation labs
Darwin Innovation Hub