Calling all Hunter region innovators, entrepreneurs, start-ups and innovation businesses. Are you involved in the innovation journey? Find out first-hand what opportunities are available to bring your new product, process or service through the phases of “explore – experiment – accelerate – scale” right here in the Hunter. AusIndustry in collaboration with the University of Newcastle's I2N Hub Hunter Street will present a short sharp and insightful overview of several National Innovation and Science Agenda initiatives include the Research and Development Tax Incentive, Accelerating Commercialisation, Innovation Connections, Incubator Support Initiative and the new Tax Incentive for Early Stage Investments. The event will incorporate a tour of the new I2N Hub Hunter Street and a light morning tea and networking opportunity. ================= You may be photographed or videod while attending this event: please approach the organiser if you have questions, concerns, or do not wish this to happen. The event organisers may add you to a mailing list so they can follow up, and you can receive updates about their activities: this mailing list will have an easy-to-find unsubscribe button. This event is part of Spark Festival and upholds the Spark Code of Conduct.