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2016 Innovative Tasmania Awards
Thu. 27 October 2016, 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm AEDT
Join us at Tasmania's prestigious Innovative Tasmania Awards presentation to recognise and celebrate Tasmania's best business, community, environment and government innnovators. 66 entries are in competition in 11 categories of: Innovative Start-up; Innovative Product; Innovative Science and Technology; Innovative Service; Innovative Process; Innovative Community; Innovative Region; Innovative Environment; Innovative Government; Innovation Leader of the Year; and Young Innovator of the Year.
Michael Malone, founder of iiNet and serial innovator is our key note speaker and will share his journey of innovation and lessons learned. The Asst Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science, Hon. Craig Laundy, MP will speak about turning ideas into successful products and the government's help for innovators.
Each winner will have their innovation described and will speak. Winners are presented with a trophy and following the event will have a professionally made 2 minute video vignette of their innovation made for them. This will be screened on Southern Cross TV News in December reaching > 50% of the Tasmanian viewing audience.
Following the presentations drinks and canapes will be served overlooking the beautiful Derwent River.