2012 TROPICAL INNOVATION AWARDS PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD
PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD - FINALIST
The Tropical Innovation Awards are a program to identify businesses and individuals developing new and innovative products and processes in the Tropical North.
We were greatly honoured to be a Finalist for the People's Choice Award 2012.
These Awards aim to recognise, reward and support innovation, invention and commercialisation across North Queensland;
- To build economic diversification, sustainability and resilience through the creation of an outward looking business culture built upon opportunities unique to the Australian Tropics
- To showcase and brand North Queensland as the centre of tropical
expertise and knowledge for the tropical world
- Provide opportunity for inventors, innovators & businesses to showcase their inventive & innovative ideas, projects & processes to potential investors, mentors, government officials & public
- It is an opportunity for applicants to realise the potential commercial value of their invention or innovation and contribute to the export & employment potential of the region
- To focus on the importance of innovation in driving key economic benefits for the region including:
- Better, more competitive business practices
- Developing and driving ‘locally-grown’ export opportunities
- Stimulating employment generating activity
To find out more about the Tropical Innovation Awards please contact the Cairns Council or read here for more information & contact details