The University of Newcastle, Australia

Connecting industry and researchers

Newcastle Innovation 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

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

News

VC Alex Zelinsky talking to media on the Honeysuckle campus development site

News • 21 Feb 2020

Work to start on the University of Newcastle’s new home for innovation and creative endeavour

Taylor Martin MLC has today joined University of Newcastle Vice Chancellor, Professor Alex Zelinsky, AO, to announce construction is set to begin on the first building within the University’s Honeysuckle City Campus.

News • 21 Jan 2020

Support for business owners impacted by bushfires

Small business owners whose business premises have been impacted by bushfires can access temporary coworking deskspace operated by several NSW universities, including the University of Newcastle's I2N Hubs at Newcastle City, Williamtown and Muswellbrook.

Hone

News • 13 Dec 2019

Hone takes research to the real world

A platform that helps farmers test the chemical properties of soil, crops and grain samples in-field and developed by a team of University of Newcastle graduates has secured funding for commercialisation.

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Events

E101

Event • 6 Apr 2020 at 9:00am

Entrepreneurship101

Learn what it takes to launch a startup.Perhaps you have an idea for a business but don't know where to start. Or you just want to familiarise yourself with lean…

Matthew Barry

Event • 8 Apr 2020 at 8:00am

Startup Stories - Matthew Barry (Actified)

It was in 2015 that Matt and his two cofounders saw a gap in the financial commissions processing and licensee management space. The three founded WiSecure and set up shop…

Cyber Security - Join the Dots

Event • 29 Apr 2020 at 5:00pm

Join the Dots Virtually - Cyber Security

Join like-minded creative business people, innovators, researchers and entrepreneurs to stay informed and connected. For April's Join the Dots event, I2N will flip the physical dynamic as we dive into…

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