Ideas2Market Half-Day Information Forum, Growing your business through new product development

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  • Location: Caloundra Power Boat Club, Golden Beach, Not Assigned 0000 Queensland

Ideas2Market Half-Day Information Forum
Growing your business through new product development

29 March 2006
Sunshine Coast

Ideas2Market provides a strategic approach to building and growing a sustainable business

Ideas2Market is about building skills to commercialise ideas and inventions - it is an initiative of the Department of State Development, Trade and Innovation and is delivered by the Australian Institute for Commercialisation.

How to analyse your idea through a Feasibility Study for taking your idea through stage one of the commercialisation pathway
Guides for turning a smart idea into a rewarding business
Meet and listen to people like you who have market success launching their ideas
Tips from commercialisation experts

Novice inventor
Technology-based small business professionals
Industries: ICT, manufacturing, transport, mining, oil and energy, environment,
agriculture and food and hospitality.

3.45-4.00pm  Registration
4.00-4.05pm  Welcome and introduction
4.05-4.30pm  CASE STUDY
4.30-5.00pm  FEASIBILITY STUDY - Is your proposed venture commercially viable?
5.00-5.30pm  MODULE ONE - ENTREPRENEURSHIP - Do you have the makings of a true entrepeneur?
5.30-5.45pm  Refreshments and Networking
5.45-6.15pm  MODULE TWO - INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY - Should you protect your IP?  Presented by Cullen & Co Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys
6.15-6.45pm  MODULE THREE - COMPANY STRUCTURE - What will be the commercial structure of your venture
6.45-7.25pm  MODULE FOUR - DEVELOPING YOUR IDEA - Do you need funding to develop your idea and prototype?
7.25-7.30pm  SUPPORT NETWORKS - Delivered by Ausindustry
7.30-8.00pm  Refreshments and Networking

The process whereby an idea is taken successfully to the marketplace. It involves working the idea into your business plan, consideration of protection options, using appropriate commercial strategies and considering how to market and distribute the finished product.


DATE: 29 March 2006
TIME: 3:45pm - 8:00pm
VENUE: Caloundra Power Boat Club, Woorim Park, The Esplanade, Golden Beach, QLD
COST: $22.00 (incl GST & light refreshments)
RSVP: 22 March 2006

Contact: Lisa Devereaux at the AIC on 07 3853 5271 or


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