February 11-13, 2019

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  • About the conference

    A unique opportunity to share, learn and network

    The University-Industry Engagement conference will bring together diverse university engagement managers, researchers, policymakers and innovation and entrepreneurship managers. UTS will become an innovative hub over the course of 3 days, offering dynamic networks, access to a variety of presentations alongside workshops from key academics and practitioners on university-industry engagement. Hosted in the heart of Sydney, the conference is a unique opportunity to share, learn and network.

    We look forward to welcoming you to Sydney.

    Conference Organizers

    Keynote Speakers

    Our line-up in Sydney

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    Mason Ailstock

    Vice-President of Operations at The University Financing Foundation

    Petra Andren

    CEO of Cicada Innovations

    Julie Batch

    Chief Customer Officer, IAG

    Rachel Bondi

    Marketing and Operations Director, Microsoft Australia

    Dr. Charlie Day

    CEO of The Office of Innovation and Science Australia

    Ann Hoban

    Director City Life at City of Sydney

    Professor Kourosh Kayvani

    Managing Director - Design, Innovation & Eminence at Aurecon

    Anna Leibel

    Executive Manager Technology at UniSuper

    Prof. Stephen Parker

    National Sector Leader, Education, KPMG

    Prof. Tuula Teeri

    President, Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences

    Julie Wagner

    President, Urban Insight SAGL and Nonresident Senior Fellow at Brookings

    Richard White

    Founder and CEO, WiseTech Global

    Emma Woodhouse

    Project Director, Melbourne Connect, Urban Regeneration, Lend Lease

    Dr. Anna Wright

    CEO and Founder of BindiMaps

    What People Say

    An amazing event bringing the community together

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    Learn from 60+ speakers on the latest concepts, research results on university-industry Interaction and hear from business leaders and their experience in cooperating with universities.

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    The conference brings together people with various backgrounds