Aims and Vision

To create a framework for transformative growth in the Australian C&P industry by cultivating global innovation best practice and leveraging top Australian talent for a profitable and sustainable future (economic prosperity, productivity and employment).


  • Knowledge exchange on innovation (training, education, up-skilling of staff, recruitment of new talent);
  • Collaboration on innovation best practice and relationships with the R&D sector (including demo projects with Monash University); and
  • New market opportunities through innovation (new IP for products or processes) i.e. increased revenue and job creation.

Impact within 3-5 years

  • Diversified portfolios for export markets with innovation strategy (competitive new or improved products/processes);
  • Increased revenue streams and innovation systems improved/ introduced (competitive new or improved products/processes); and
  • Up-skilled workforce (innovation skills and new roles focused on innovation).