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Latest News: Victorian Government Business

DATE: 07 Jun, 2016 | PUBLISHED BY: Open Innovation West

Access the latest news and updates from Business Victoria. You can check out recent articles and subscribe for regular updates.

Latest News: Australian Government Business

DATE: 07 Jun, 2016 | PUBLISHED BY: Open Innovation West

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Latest News : Australian Government Business

DATE: 17 May, 2016 | PUBLISHED BY: Open Innovation West

Access the latest news and updates for Business from the Australian Government. You can check out recent articles for the latest on planning, starting and running a business, and subscribe for regular updates.

Inaugural Open Innovation West Conference was a great success!

DATE: 29 Apr, 2016 | PUBLISHED BY: Open Innovation West

"Driving Performance Through Collaboration" provided valuable insights into the 'how to' of increasing innovation, and opportunity to learn about new approaches that contribute to increasing productivity and performance.

$20 million jobs boost and blueprint for growth

DATE: 29 Apr, 2016 | PUBLISHED BY: Open Innovation West

The Victorian Government has unveiled its blueprint for driving economic growth and creating new jobs for Victorians in key priority sectors.

Helping Victoria's auto industry transform and survive

DATE: 29 Apr, 2016 | PUBLISHED BY: Open Innovation West

The Andrews Labor Government is helping Victorian automotive businesses, workers and communities' transition to new opportunities and secure jobs, with the first meeting of the Victorian Automotive Transition Taskforce held in March.

Congratulations New World Distillery - Combining the Best of Old & New

DATE: 18 Apr, 2016 | PUBLISHED BY: New World Whisky Distillery

New World Whisky began in 2004 with a chance meeting at a whisky distillery. Unshackled from tradition, the quest was to discover what whisky could be. Taking the best of the old world and marrying it with the best Australia has to offer: ingredients...

Six Degrees of separation? - Maybe two?

DATE: 18 Apr, 2016 | PUBLISHED BY: Open Innovation West

The six degrees concept essentially says that if we know six people and they all know six people and the chain continues we will in effect be connected to every person in the world. True this may be, but in fact it is far simpler.

Platform technologies - The secret to Open Innovation

DATE: 18 Apr, 2016 | PUBLISHED BY: Open Innovation West

In reality, it does not matter what label you put on your innovation endeavours, it's the outcome that is all important. Let us put this unnecessary labelling to rest and keep it simple. Now there's an innovation in itself!

10 Simple Steps to Innovative Thinking

DATE: 13 Apr, 2016 | PUBLISHED BY: Open Innovation West

Innovation is often the essence of expansive business thinking. Innovation is a lot like hang gliding. There is both an absolute madness and absolute science to it. As Nils explains, 'when you can embrace the madness while trusting the science that's...