Young professionals in Newcastle took part in Smart Seeds for the second time in 2017.
Six multi-disciplinary teams made up of 26 young professionals from 12 different organisations explored real-life challenges facing the region – prepared collaboratively by senior industry professionals.
Over 12 weeks, participants analysed and dissected these challenges by applying ideation techniques that encourage innovation and creative thinking, supported by mentors from across the participating organisations.
Click here for more information on the challenges tackled in Newcastle in 2017.
If you or your organisation are interested in participating in or being a sponsor for Smart Seeds 2018, please visit www.smartseeds.org/eoi.
Teams and innovative ideas
The Newy Nudge
Mega Tonnes to Mega Watts
CEO, Regional Development Australia – Hunter
Dr Jim Bentley
CEO, Hunter Water
Associate Professor Steven Weller
Deputy Head, Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, University of Newcastle
pictured with Phil Pigram (Manager – Hunter and Northern NSW, GHD) at third from left
ARTC | Centennial Coal | GHD | Hunter Business Chamber | Hunter Development Corporation | Hunter New England Local Health District | Hunter Water | Lake Macquarie City Council | Port of Newcastle | Regional Development Australia – Hunter | Sparke Helmore Lawyers | University of Newcastle | Ventia | Veolia
Hunter Development Corporation | Hunter Water | University of Newcastle
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