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Inquiry into pathways to technological innovation

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On Monday 19 June 2006, the Standing Committee on Science and Innovation tabled its report on the inquiry into pathways to technological innovation entitled Pathways to Innovation.

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This report is comprised of preliminary pages, 6 chapters and 5 appendices.

Pathways to Innovation

Preliminary pages (PDF 147KB)
Contents, Foreword, Committee Membership, Terms of Reference, List of Abbreviations and List of Recommendations

Chapter 1 (PDF 86KB)

Chapter 2 (PDF 243KB)
Innovation and Commercialisation - Concecpts, Definitions and Metrics

Chapter 3 (PDF 322KB)
Innovation and Commercialisation Policy and Program Framework

Chapter 4 (PDF 312KB)
Human Capital - Knowledge and Skills

Chapter 5 (PDF 404KB)
Connecting Knowledge, People and Markets

Chapter 6 (PDF 414KB)
Life Cylce Support and Funding for Innovation and Commercialisation

Appendix A (PDF 61KB)
List of Submissions

Appendix B (PDF 56KB)
List of Exhibits

Appendix C (PDF 77KB)
List of Hearings and Witnesses

Appendix D (PDF 45KB)
Australian Government's Funding Commitment to Backing Australia's Ability

Appendix E (PDF 94KB)
Summary of Government Innovation/Commercialisation Programs

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