The world today faces significant economic, environmental and social challenges. While no single policy instrument holds all the answers, innovation is the key ingredient of any effort to improve people’s quality of life. Today’s recovery from the global financial and economic crisis remains fragile. As countries seek to improve productivity performance and ensure sustained growth, […]
Building Industries is the next step by the Victorian Government to secure a strong future for our industry base so it will continue to deliver sustainable and skilled jobs for Victoria. Victorian industry faces a number of challenges including a global economic slowdown, moving to a low-carbon environment and increasing global competition for goods and […]
2006 Strategy to Accelerate Innovation in NSW Jonathan West NSW DSRD This report by Jonathan West, commissioned by the NSW Government, formed the basis of the 2006 NSW Innovation Statement. It is therefore an important report in explaining what NSW Government departments (such as NSW DSRD) should be doing to drive innovation. It also provides […]
2004 A Practical Guide To Cluster Development UK DTI A Practical Guide to Cluster Development is an evidence-based guide targeted at those engaged in the delivery of cluster policy at the local level. It is intended to provide a valuable information source on ‘what works’ and ‘what doesn’t’. In a globalised and technologically advanced world, […]
2004 National Australian Health ICT Strategy BCG This influential report by the Boston Consulting Group on a national australian health ICT strategy led to the formation of NEHTA, the National E-Health Transformation Authority, chartered to improve the level of standardisation within ICT projects in the Australian e-health industry. The report summarises the major findings and […]
2004 National Australian Health ICT Strategy – Appendices – BCG This appendix to the Boston Consulting Group review of health ICT strategies documents every ICT project going on in the Australian Health industry. An amazing number of projects, many of which are “re-inventing the wheel”.
2004 Australian Critical Infrastructure Protection National Strategy March 2004 This strategy is intended to provide an overarching statement of principles for critical infrastructure protection in Australia, and outline the major tasks and assign responsibilities necessary for their application. This strategy is for use not only by government, but also by the owners and operators of […]
Like the Information Technology (IT) revolution of the 1990s its impact will be broad, potentially affecting many aspects of everyday life. Healthcare, agricultural production and environmental remediation are all areas where biotechnology can bring substantial benefits. In addition, the expansion of biotechnology industries will be important in securing high growth in the NSW economy. Government […]