Innovation Stories - Persistence, Faith and Fortitude

Event Date: 
16 April 2013
Innovation Centre WA
9 De Laeter Way
Technology Park

Come and be inspired by the commercialisation journeys of three former WA Innovator of the Year Award winners.

Hear about the development of their innovations from idea to market, how they secured funding, and the crucial lessons learned along the way.

Olivia Humphrey, Managing Director, Kanopy Growth
Category Winner, WA Innovator of the Year Award 2012
Dubbed ‘the YouTube of the education sector’, Kanopy’s pioneering streaming technology services the gap between the vast amount of video content available within education institutions, and the growing demand by students for access to digital resources online. Add in some unique search features and analytics, and Kanopy is attracting interest from around the world.

Tim Jones, Managing Director, Intium
Overall Winner Mitsubishi Australia Innovator of the Year Award 2011
Intium’s Roller Condition Monitoring is a revolutionary automated system that allows ore handlers to remotely monitor the condition of conveyer roller systems and identify problem rollers before they fail. Maintenance can be performed only when needed and expensive downtime due to roller failure can be eliminated, offering significant cost savings. Intium is on a mission to prove the technology to as many potential clients as possible.

Peter Clarke, Chief Executive Officer, Scanalyse
Overall Winner, WA Inventor of the Year Award 2007
Scanalyse’s MillMapper is a unique service which combines laser scanning technology with 3D modelling techniques and advanced integrated software to track and forecast wear on the shell, discharge and feed end liners of grinding mills. It has become the industry standard in mill liner condition monitoring worldwide. Scanalyse has developed additional products and recently secured an exit sale to Finnish company Outotec, a global leader in minerals and metals processing technology.

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