The University of Newcastle, Australia

Connecting industry and researchers

Knowledge Exchange and Enterprise provides services to researchers from the University of Newcastle, as well as connecting industry with the University's world-class research and technologies.

Research Capabilities

The University of Newcastle continues to build its global reputation for delivering world-class research and innovation.

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Intellectual Property

The University’s Intellectual Property (IP) Team assists researchers with all aspects of Intellectual Property, from the first stage of disclosing the idea or technology, right through to discussing the steps of protecting and patenting.

Commercialisation

For government, industry and business, NI's services can leverage a competitive edge in the global market by providing access to new technology developed by University of Newcastle researchers, to solve problems for relevant to your business needs.

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Funding opportunities

We offer our research partners access to our world-class resources and research expertise with financial support through government incentives and funding schemes that promote collaboration between researchers and industry.

Industry associations

KEE has strong relationships with many industry partners and networks. These partnerships are often the stepping stone to research collaborations between researchers and industry.

News

MGA Thermal team

News • 7 Aug 2020

Materials scientist and founder shares his story of driving renewable energy uptake

Professor Erich Kisi shares his innovation journey as co-founder of renewable energy storage company MGA Thermal at I2N's Startup Stories

Josh Jeffress

News • 3 Jul 2020

Industrial designer and entrepreneur shares his story helping founders execute their ideas

Josh Jeffress shares his founder journey building Design Anthology at I2N's Startup Stories

Design Nuts

News • 16 Jun 2020

Edtech founder shares her story of empowering teachers and students

Kylie Burrett shares her startup journey as co-founder of edtech company Design Nuts at I2N's Startup Stories

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Events

Idea Spark Workshop

Event • 10 Aug 2020 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Idea Spark Workshop: Design Thinking

This Design Thinking Workshop will provide you with a framework to develop ideas for solutions that you can submit into the new Idea Spark Competition stage of the Grand Challenge.

Build an all-star team

Event • 31 Aug 2020 from 5:00pm - 6:30pm

Grand Challenge Workshop: Build an All-Star Team

Take advantage of this professional development opportunity where you will learn new skills, meet new people, and get a competitive edge - not just for the Grand Challenge but for your employability prospects too!

Phoebe Breckell

Event • 2 Sep 2020 from 8:00am - 9:00am

Startup Stories - Phoebe Breckell (Happy Skincare)

Join us for Startup Stories and learn how Phoebe and her team are innovating skin care with some of Australia’s most powerful and effective ingredients.

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