The Innovation & Collaboration Centre (ICC) is a strategic partnership between the University of South Australia (UniSA), the South Australian Government and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), supporting technology-based incubation and business growth.
By leveraging world class technology through HPE and UniSA's expertise in business growth, creative thinking, commercialisation and technology, the ICC supports the lifecycle from idea generation to growth and expansion for students, businesses and industry. The Centre provides a multidisciplinary environment where SME’s, students and entrepreneurs can access a wide range of expertise to help them develop their products and grow their business.
Through the various stakeholders, the ICC provides a unique environment that offers services and expertise in business growth (Centre for Business Growth), business management, strategy and marketing (UniSA Business School), commercialisation (UniSA Ventures), design (matchstudio) and technology (HPE and UniSA IT).
With a combination of co-working spaces, hot desks, meeting or teaching rooms and a flexible seminar area, the ICC is well equipped to deliver industry focused education, workshops and events.
The Centre for Business Growth at the University of South Australia delivers world-class business growth programs that provide executives with the knowledge and skills they need to develop as leaders, accelerate company growth and compete in a global marketplace. Our programs teach executives how to lead and manage growth via diagnostics, expert presentations, facilitated group discussions, peer-to-peer learning and action planning.
matchstudio is an interdisciplinary research and professional practice studio that helps students in the School of Art, Architecture and Design at UniSA transition from university to work.
Client-based project activities give students the opportunity to develop skills in collaborative practice, project stakeholder engagement, client consultation, client-focused concept design & production, project costing and time and project management skills.
UniSA Ventures Pty Ltd is a commercially focused and outcome driven support team for the University of South Australia, with offices in the ICC. Their core purpose is to support technology commercialisation, spin out company formation and investment management.
They also develop partnership for the University with a focus on transformation of existing industries and communities.