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R & D Tax Incentive - Networking Drinks
Tue. 25 October 2016, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm AWST
Join us for networking and casual drinks!
The R&D tax incentive program provides tax offsets for targeted research and development activities, aiming to encourage more companies to undertake R&D and further stimulate and grow the Australian economy through innovation.
Honoured guest speaker, Professor Klinken - Chief Scientist of WA, will be presenting on some recent innovations by Australians, specifically, in the area of Biodata.
Find out more about the R&D tax incentive program during this 2 hr session:
4.00pm – 4.30pm
Registration and Networking
4.30pm – 4.45pm
Fundamentals of R & D
4.45pm – 5.00pm
Case Study Presentation - Derick Markwell, Tensa Equipment
5.00pm – 5.30pm
Guest Speaker - Professor Peter Klinken, Chief Scientist of WA
Networking and drinks
Guest speaker - Professor Klinken
Professor Klinken is a leading Western Australian medical research scientist, highly regarded for his work in advancing the understanding of genes involved in leukaemia, cancer and anaemia. His many research achievements include the discovery of a gene that suppresses the growth of tumours.
After obtaining his PhD from The University of Western Australia, he undertook research at the US National Institutes of Health in Washington and the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute in Melbourne.
His previous roles have included Professor in Clinical Biochemistry at The University of Western Australia; Director of Research at the Royal Perth Hospital; and the Director of the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research (previously the Western Australian Institute for Medical Research).
Under his stewardship, the Perkins Institute attracted world-class national and international researchers to the State and made numerous acclaimed medical discoveries. He also spearheaded the development of two new state-of-the-art medical research facilities, Perkins North in Nedlands (QEII Medical Centre) and Perkins South in Murdoch (Fiona Stanley Hospital).
Professor Klinken brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the role of Chief Scientist. His input will support the Government in growing the State’s science industries to achieve future prosperity for Western Australians.
Join us for networking and casual drinks. Nibbles will be provided.
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