Our sponsors play a vital role in helping Hunter iF support the local Innovation Ecosystem and exist to encourage all innovators in the region to exceed expectations. 

The University of Newcastle

Why Sponsor Hunter iF Limited

As a for-purpose member-based organisation, we are dedicated to driving the growth of Greater Newcastle and Hunter’s innovation ecosystem into a world-class, sustainable model that attracts entrepreneurs, investors, and industry to the region while diversifying the economy.

By sponsoring Hunter iF, corporates and governments have an opportunity to align their organisation with our vision, and benefit from a range of benefits including:

  1. Access to a growing network of startups, investors, researchers, and government stakeholders working towards innovation-led economic growth in the region.
  2. The opportunity to demonstrate your commitment to supporting local innovation and entrepreneurship, and strengthening the Hunter’s economy.
  3. Recognition through branding and promotion as a key supporter of the region’s innovation ecosystem, and association with a leading industry organisation.
  4. Opportunities for collaboration, innovation, and knowledge-sharing with other sponsors, members, and stakeholders within the Hunter iF network.
  5. The satisfaction of supporting an organisation committed to making a positive impact on the community and economy, through programs, events, and initiatives that drive economic growth, create jobs, and foster a culture of innovation in the region.

If you are interested in sponsoring Hunter iF Limited, we kindly ask you to contact Gordon Whitehead, our Executive Officer, at eo@hunterif.com.au. We believe that your support will play a crucial role in advancing the growth of the region’s innovation ecosystem, and we are eager to work with you towards achieving this goal.