Supporting businesses to start, grow and succeed, and to connect businesses to the array of government services.
Providing pathways to living, working or establishing in South Australia.
Celebrating the importance of science, research and innovation in 2023.
Helping you find a career in one of South Australia's fast-growing industries.
Building a strong and innovative manufacturing sector for South Australia’s continued participation in the global economy.
Driving economic growth in South Australia through Critical Technologies.
Growing South Australia's workforce to support delivery of complex defence projects.
Find out how technological and environmental change is transforming industry.
Finding opportunities through research, translation and commercialisation.
Creating a progressive, globally recognised and internationally competitive higher education sector.
Supporting South Australia's industry to attract and retain the workforce it needs.
Supporting South Australia's small and family businesses to operate, grow and succeed.
South Australia’s Small Business Strategy 2023-2030 is designed to support small businesses to adapt, grow and succeed, now and into the future.
Learn about how the State Government is working with The University of Adelaide and the University of South Australia to create a combined new university for our state.
Supporting researchers, entrepreneurs and businesses to accelerate their progress through funding from the State Government.
Equipping innovative, early-stage South Australian startups with grant funding to support the commercialisation of an innovative product or service.
Find out more about the Department for Industry, Innovation and Science including Ministers, leadership and people, corporate governance and more.
Learn more about the Ministers responsible for the portfolio of the Department for Industry, Innovation and Science.
Read about our Executive leadership team and the Chief Scientist for South Australia and South Australian Chief Entrepreneur.
Find information relating to Freedom of Information, proactive disclosure and our Reconciliation Action Plan plus more.
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View full list of industry events, seminars and networking opportunities.
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Showcasing the critical importance of science, research and innovation to the development of South Australia's industry and society.
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We make reconciliation part of everything we do, building on previous work towards genuine access and inclusivity for Aboriginal peoples.
We model a culture of respect and inclusion for those from all walks of life, no matter what their background. We have zero tolerance for disrespect or violence, and we work to provide a safe, respectful and inclusive workplace in which our people can excel as professional public sector employees.
We live up to our values, championing the rights of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people through our Reconciliation Action Plan, people living with disability through our Disability Access and Inclusion Plan, and women through our commitment to remain a White Ribbon accredited workplace.
The Department is proud to present a stretch Reconciliation Action Plan to make reconciliation part of everything that we do.
The Department for Innovation and Skills is committed to preventing violence against women and is a White Ribbon accredited workplace.
The Department uses this Disability Access and Inclusion Plan to help reduce obstacles to full inclusion, and advocate for accessibility.
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In accordance with the Proactive Disclosure of Regularly Requested Information Policy, specific information is proactively disclosed.
The Freedom of Information Act (SA) (FOI Act) promotes openness and accountability within the South Australian Government.
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