Commercialisation is the process of developing an idea through research to a point where it is ready to be sold in the marketplace.
Taking research to market
You can connect with a range of initiatives, such as commercialisation support for the agriculture, food and fibre sectors and the QiHub, the Queensland Innovation Hub is an entrepreneur-led online community that showcases and connects Queensland’s innovation and startup ecosystem.
The Translational Research Institute, an Australian-first initiative in ‘bench to bedside’ medical research, accelerates the translation of medical research and development into evidence-based treatments.
Life Sciences Queensland is an industry-led organisation that works closely with government and the research sector to support life sciences firms and organisations in Queensland.
Read more about other research and development (R&D) support services available to help businesses and researchers commercialise their products.
University research commercialisation
Many of Queensland's major universities and research institutes have established commercialisation companies or offices that help link their research to investors and the marketplace.
- Find out about science investment opportunities.
- Learn about intellectual property commercialisation opportunities at the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (DAF).
- Learn about intellectual property and how to protect your idea.