2005 Australian Venture Capital Statistics 2004-05 ABS cat 5678

2005 Australian Venture Capital Statistics 2004-05 ABS cat 5678 The results of the sixth Venture Capital survey show that there was strong growth in funds committed to venture capital investment vehicles during 2004–05. As at 30 June 2005, investors had $11.2b committed to venture capital investment vehicles, an increase of 25% on the $9.0b committed […]

2005 National Innovation Systems Compared – Sweden, Finland, Australia ABF Nov 2005

2005 National Innovation Systems Compared – Sweden, Finland, Australia ABF Nov 2005 A key element to competitiveness in the knowledge based economy is ”interconnectedness” or linkages. The nation that fosters an infrastructure of linkages (networks) among firms, universities and governments, gains competitive advantage through quicker information diffusion and product deployment. In short, nations need national […]

2005 R&D and IP Scoreboard – Benchmarking Australian Innovation IPRIA

2005 R&D and IP Scoreboard – Benchmarking Australian Innovation IPRIA On first sight, one could be despondent about Australia’s commitment to intellectual property and how to build it via innovation in the form of R&D, patents, trademarks and design applications. Indeed, a glance at R&D expenditure across the OECD nations shows how far down the […]

2005 Generation X & Y Leadership Perceptions – Hudson

2005 Generation X & Y Leadership Perceptions – Hudson But what is leadership? Whilst many of us have experienced the dramatic increase in collective capacity that takes place when we are part of a great leadership team, that leadership effect remains a complex phenomenon to pin down. Despite lacking real boundaries or even a clear […]

2005 Photonics – A Roadmap For The Australian Photonics Industry AEEMA

2005 Photonics – A Roadmap For The Australian Photonics Industry AEEMA The roadmap attempts to substantially increase the amount of information and analysis available on the future of the industry and its technological trends to members of the industry. Previous reports have been focused on the telecommunications market and these have limited value to industry […]

2004 Global Information Economy Report Highlights WITSIA

2004 Global Information Economy Report Highlights WITSIA The IT industry continued its steady climb back from its contraction in the first few years of the Century. Predictions of its demise were clearly premature. Following on a modest recovery in 2002, its growth has increased into 2005 and is projected to continue on a steady path […]