Review Panel Appointment
John appointed to an international government review panel for technology regional development.
Deep Green Biotech Hub - UTS:C3
John invited to participate as an Advisor on The Deep Green Biotech Hub by Prof Peter Ralph, Executive Director, UTS; Climate Change Cluster (C3).
Licella - Canfor Joint Venture Announcement
Renewable energy CA client, Licella, announced a JV relationship with Canadian paper -pulp company Canfor during July 2016.
John visited the Canfor Innovation Laboratories in Vancouver, Canada during September to discuss next steps in the relationship and technology development.
The Australian -French Entrepreneurship Challenge
John appointed a Panel Judge for the inaugural Australia - French Entrepreneur Challenge; an intensive hackathon with mentored commercial skill building for selected Australian and French PhD candidates, convened on the Australian National University campus. The winning team won a trip to Paris to present their opportunity.
Atomo Diagnostics NSW Medical Device Fund
Medical diagnostics CA client, Atomo Diagnostics were successful in securing $1.8M from the NSW Medical Device Fund for the next generation development of their Gen-2 HIV Atomo Rapid assay.
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the bioadvisory group pty ltd was successful in being appointed to provide commercialisation grant and support services to the Australian federal government's, Entrepreneur Programme. The new initiative is called Accelerating Commercialisation. John is a designated Commercialisation Adviser for NSW and ACT.
In the Press - Avexa gets $66M future
Public listed HIV and infectious disease R&D company, Avexa Limited reported to shareholders the findings of an independent review of technical programme commercialisation and strategic direction by the bioadvisory group pty ltd.( BioTechnologyNews, 18 November 2010)
The company attended NZBIO in Auckland (22-24 March) where John presented a paper on "Animal Tissue Sharing Models in New Zealand".