The Australian Technology Showcase was commenced in the lead-up to the 2000 Olympics.
The Program, supported by the NSW Government, identifies innovative, market ready Australian technologies with global market potential, and provides support through seminars, networking and showcasing to local and international markets. Participating companies are able to gain additional assistance tailored to local market needs from respective state government programs.
Businesses nominating a technology for membership must have an innovative, Australian-developed technology with global market potential, supported by intellectual property. The company must be a small to medium sized business with annual turnover of less than $10 million, have controlling ownership resident in Australia and own the Intellectual Property (IP) in their technology.
Membership applications are reviewed by a panel of independent industry experts.