Fact Sheets

Fact Sheets
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Buy Australian at Home and Abroad

Enterprise Connect's Buy Australian Network brings together Business Advisers with specialist expertise to assist small and medium businesses participate in the resources sector.

Buy Australian at Home and Abroad
Clean Technology Innovation Centre

The Clean Technology Innovation Centre provides a range of services designed to link businesses in the clean technology sector to new ideas, technologies and markets.

Clean Technology Innovation Centre
Creative Industries Innovation Centre

The Creative Industries Innovation Centre (CIIC) supports the business of creative enterprise on a national scale, servicing businesses in the creative and cultural sectors.

Creative Industries Innovation Centre
Defence Industry Innovation Centre

The Defence Industry Innovation Centre is funded by the Defence Material Organisation for the benefit of the defence industry. The Centre provides a range of services designed to link small and medium defence businesses to new ideas, technologies and markets.

Defence Industry Innovation Centre
Food Network

Enterprise Connect’s Food Network is a specialised national group, bringing together Business Advisers with the expertise and networks to assist businesses in the food and beverage processing sector.

Food Network
Information and Communications Technology

Enterprise Connect Business Advisers with expertise, knowledge and networks relevant to the information and communications technology (ICT) sector are available to assist eligible businesses. Advice and support is targeted at improving the operations, productivity, competitiveness and sustainability of ICT businesses.

Information and Communications Technology
Innovative Regions Centre

The Innovative Regions Centre works collaboratively with businesses, researchers, local governments, and communities in innovative regions around Australia to promote industry collaboration, innovation and entrepreneurship.

Innovative Regions Centre
Leadership 21

Leadership21 is a national leadership development course designed specifically for the CEOs and owners of small and medium businesses.

Leadership 21
Manufacturing Network

Through a national network of Enterprise Connect Manufacturing Centres, highly skilled Business Advisers deliver integrated, practical services that help small and medium businesses who are manufacturers or contributors to the transformation of manufactured products, to improve productivity, build internal capacity and capitalize on their growth potential.

Manufacturing Network
National Tourism Industry Network

Enterprise Connect’s National Tourism Industry Network is a specialist national group. It brings together Business Advisers with expertise to help Australian businesses in the tourism sector. It is targeted at improving operations, productivity, competitiveness and sustainability by providing business advice, development services and industry linkages.

National Tourism Industry Network
Printing and Publishing Industries Support Network

Enterprise Connect's Printing and Publishing Industries Support Network is a specialised national group, bringing together Business Advisers with specialist expertise and networks, to assist businesses in the printing and publishing industries.

Printing and Publishing Industries Support Network
Professional Services Sector

Enterprise Connect Business Advisers with expertise, knowledge and networks relevant to the professional services sector are available to assist eligible businesses. Advice and support is targeted at improving the operations, productivity, competitiveness and sustainability of professional services businesses.

Professional Services Sector
Remote Enterprise Centre

The Remote Enterprise Centre provides a range of services designed to link small and medium businesses in remote areas of Australia to new ideas, technologies and markets.

Remote Enterprise Centre
Researchers in Business

Through Enterprise Connect, the Australian Government has committed to supporting the placement of researchers from universities or public research agencies, into businesses wishing to develop a new idea with commercial potential.

Researchers in Business
Resources Connect

The Australian resources sector has been identified by many Australian businesses as providing significant opportunities and challenges. To assist Australian businesses meet these challenges, access global supply chains and share in the returns from the resources boom, the Australian Government introduced the Buy Australian at Home and Abroad (Buy Australian) initiative.

Resources Connect
Resources Industry Supply Chain Index

Enterprise Connect developed the Resources Industry Supply Chain Index to assist Australian small and medium businesses to determine their readiness to enter, or expand, in the resources sector supply chain. The Index also assists businesses assess their capability to tender for resources sector projects.

Resources Industry Supply Chain Index
Resources Sector Supply Chain Panel

The Resources Sector Supply Chain Panel brings small and medium businesses together with procurement expertise and knowledge from the resources sector.

Resources Sector Supply Chain Panel
Resources Technology Innovation Centre

The Enterprise Connect Resources Technology Innovation Centre delivers specialist advice and services to further improve the business performance of small and medium businesses operating or intending to operate in the resources (mining, oil, and gas) sector or supply chains.

Resources Technology Innovation Centre
Strategic Alliance Building pilot program

The Strategic Alliance Building pilot program has been designed for small and medium businesses and other regional entities interested in forming alliances to increase their productivity and growth. Strategic Alliance Building is delivered by Enterprise Connect at no charge to businesses.

Strategic Alliance Building pilot program
Supplier Continuous Improvement Program

Enterprise Connect's Supplier Continuous Improvement Program is a change program designed to increase the competitiveness of an industry by raising the performance of its supply chains.

Supplier Continuous Improvement Program
Tailored Advisory Service

Tailored Advisory Service funding can be used to engage a consultant/s to make improvements to your business that your Enterprise Connect Business Adviser recommended in your Business Review.

Tailored Advisory Service
Technology and Knowledge Connect

The Technology and Knowledge Connect service is designed to provide technology and technical advice to Australian small and medium businesses.

Technology and Knowledge Connect
Transport (Freight) and Logistics

Enterprise Connect Business Advisers with expertise, knowledge and networks relevant to the transport (freight) and logistics sector are available to assist eligible businesses. Advice and support is targeted at improving the operations, productivity, competitiveness and sustainability of transport (freight) and logistics businesses.

Transport (Freight) and Logistics