Industry Connect with IP Group

How to turn great research into impactful companies

Start-up case studies with IP Group

UQ researchers are invited to attend a workshop with venture investors, IP Group.  Join us to understand how your research could attract venture capital into an exciting new start-up company!

In this interactive workshop, the IP Group team of Dr Siro Perez and Dr David Hemmi will discuss how they work with UniQuest and researchers to evaluate technologies for investments and shed light on how the start-up journey might look like by sharing case studies from their Australian portfolio and taking questions from researchers.

IP Group are interested in technologies ranging from agriculture, therapeutics and medical devices, all the way to digital and engineering breakthroughs.

Over the past 20 years, IP Group has created more than 150 companies based on world-leading research from its international university partners. In Australia, IP Group have already invested in 13 science-based companies and are looking for more.

Event details


12:00pm - 1:00pm


Wednesday, 13 October 2021


Room 275, Level 2
GCI (#20), St Lucia Campus

for Zoom details or to register for in person attendance

For more information in your research area, contact:

Dr Deon Goosen

Life Sciences
Dr Craig Belcher

Physical Sciences
Alister Morrison

Social & Behavioural Sciences
Anne Bannister

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