Australian Trade & Investment Commission (Austrade) Partners with Scientist.com
The Scientist.com partnership with Austrade, Australia’s economic development agency, brings Australian capabilities to our clients, develops new supplier markets and provides some of the best and most effective research to the world.
Excellent research facilities, world-class scientists and a strong but flexible regulatory regime have made Australia a powerhouse of biotechnology and pharmaceutical innovation.
Successful Biotech Innovation
Australia has a successful history of achieving breakthroughs in biotechnology and ranks among the top 5 in the world for biotech innovation.
Sophisticated Health Ecosystem
Australia has an accessible and world-class research infrastructure, health system and clinical environment.
Scientist.com and Austrade Are Bringing Australian Scientific Expertise to the World
Australia is home to some of the world’s leading scientists, physicians and healthcare professionals. It boasts world-class medical research and healthcare infrastructure, a stable socioeconomic environment, an ethnically diverse, well-educated population and a strong intellectual property regime.
Australia’s track record in discovery and commercialisation includes developing penicillin as a medicine for civilian use, discovering the link between Helicobacter pylori and gastric ulcers, spray-on skin for burn treatments, influenza treatment (Relenza), and the cervical cancer vaccine.
Australia is a global leader in research and development, offering opportunities for services ranging from discovery research to product development partnerships.
Through Austrade’s partnership with Scientist.com global companies can have greater access to Australia’s world class research capabilities.
The Australian Trade & Investment Commission (Austrade) is the federal government agency for international trade promotion and investment attraction. Austrade is excited to partner with Scientist.com to further link Australian suppliers to the globe.
Austrade can also provide global companies the following services for companies seeking to enter in Australia’s biotechnology, pharma and medical R&D industry:
• Initial coordination of enquiries and assistance with stakeholder introductions
• Market intelligence information
• Business environment and regulatory information
• Advice on Australian government programs and approval process
• Introductions to Australian service providers
• Ongoing advice for companies who seek to establish manufacturing operations or local branches
• Identification of suitable investment locations & partners in Australia, including site visit coordination
“We are excited to launch this partnership with Scientist.com to facilitate further connections between Australian biotechs and global suppliers, as well as Australian suppliers with customers worldwide.”
-Nicola Watkinson, General Manager, Austrade Americas
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