North Queensland

Get involved in North Queensland 2018

Registrations for North Queensland’s 2018 Smart Seeds program are open!

Program dates

Bootcamp 20 & 21 April 2018

Showcase Event 24 May 2018

Register to participate

Learn more about the participant experience




Smart Seeds is brought to North Queensland by

with collaborative partners.

What is I-TAP NQ?

I-TAP NQ is a regional innovation partnership focused on North Queensland’s future infrastructure.

The partnership invites established industry to collaborate with researchers, entrepreneurs and startups to tackle the region’s complex challenges.

I-TAP NQ is opening up new opportunities for young talent and grassroots innovators to contribute to the region’s growth.

Smart Seeds is at the very heart of I-TAP NQ.

Where is I-TAP NQ taking place?

I-TAP NQ is designed to connect the following regional locations:

  • Townsville
  • Burdekin
  • Charters Towers
  • Hinchinbrook
  • Palm Island

Smart Seeds North Queensland will be hosted in Townsville in 2018.
More events and services will be launched each year.


If you are interested in finding out more and joining the I-TAP NQ community, please contact Myles Coker on

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