Turning a smart idea into a rewarding businessThe Ideas2Market program consists of two distinct face-to-face workshops (intro and masterclass) and online webinars to cater for those who are looking to start a business or progress an invention, as well as existing businesses that are looking to grow, improve and foster sustainability. These workshops are delivered by the AIC's experienced facilitators and include a range of guest speakers including patent attorneys and real-life business case studies.
Find out more about the program!
- To be informed when an Ideas2Market workshop is scheduled for your region, you can sign up to the mailing list by clicking here.
- To view webinars related to innovation, collaboration and commercialisation, go to our QMI Solutions Youtube channel
Ideas2Market Introductory Workshop: Taking an innovative idea to market
This one-day workshop is a comprehensive introduction to starting a business and taking an idea to market. It is designed for those who would like to start a business, novice inventors, or those with early-stage business ideas.
Topics include, but are not limited to: determining feasibility of your idea, business planning , protecting your intellectual property, marketing strategies, accessing funding and government grants, commercialisation pathways and more.
This workshop runs from 9am - 5pm, and costs $110 per person (incl. GST) which covers catering on the day and all course materials. To register for any of these workshops, please visit our events page or sign up for our magazine to be informed of the next one in your region.
Ideas2Market Masterclass Workshop: Strategically growing your businessThe Ideas2Market Masterclass workshop is designed for existing businesses that are looking to grow, improve and foster sustainability.
Topics include, but are not limited to: Building and validating your business model, managing the right team, brand strategy and marketing techniques for entering new markets, innovation and new product development strategies, strategic IP management, exporting and more.
This workshop runs from 9am - 5pm, and costs $110 per person (incl. GST) which covers catering on the day and all course materials.
The 2013-15 Ideas2Market program are proudly supported by the Queensland Government