MIT REAP Team Queensland’s regional focus is on the state of Queensland of the Commonwealth of Australia, which is located in the north-east of the country. The team is represented by stakeholders from all five stakeholder groups, including Queensland University of Technology, Queensland Government Department of Science, Information Technology and Innovation, Blue Sky Ventures, and Rio Tinto.
Innovation Ecosystem Stakeholder Model
Champion Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Queensland University of Technology
Director General,Department of Innovation and Tourism Industry Development
Director-General, Queensland Government
General Manager, Automation and Technology, Productivity & Technical Support at Rio Tinto
CEO & Co-Founder, RedEye
Investment Director, Blue Sky Ventures
General Manager, Rio Tinto
Executive Director, Institute for Future Environments, Queensland University of Technology
Associate Professor Entrepreneurship, QUT Business School
Head of School, QUT Business School
Assistant Dean (Research), Queensland University of Technology
Chief Operating Officer, Queensland Government
Research Fellow, Australian Centre for Entrepreneurship Research, QUT
Personal Assistant, QUT
Challenge & Opportunity:
Strategy & Action
Core Regional Metrics
Economic & Social Progress
Social progress and economic prosperity as a collective measure of development in a region.
Innovation-Driven Entrepreneurial Ecosystem
Innovation-Driven Entrepreneurial Ecosystems are regional environments that effectively support startups focused on addressing global markets based on technological, process or business model innovation.
Ability to develop new to the world innovations from inception through to the market.
June 29, 2017
Queensland awarded coveted international entrepreneurship program