Interface Innovation - management consulting for the science and technology sector

Some featured Interface Innovation clients:

Monash University Accident Research Centre (MUARC)

MUARC is one of the largest and most accomplished injury prevention institutes in the world, with a global reputation for its pioneering work in the field. Interface Innovation won the contract to prepare and write MUARC's 5 year Strategic Plan, along with its Business Development, Communications and  Fundraising Plans and its Risk Identification Schedule.

www.monash.edu.au/muarc

Australian Stem Cell Centre (ASCC)

The ASCC is Australia's premier stem cell research facility. To the credit of its managment team, it had developed one of the most advanced scientific project management regimes in academia. We were asked to perform an audit review of its project management processes and procedures.

www.stemcellcentre.edu.au

EMBL Australia

European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) has 20 member states in the European zone www.embl.org. Australia is its first Associate Member. We provided the initial broad brush business plan along with governance model options.

www.emblaustralia.org 


City of Greater Geelong/ BioGeelong

We were asked to provide a feasibility study for a $50m Mammalian Cell Bioprocessing Plant to be built at Deakin University's Geelong campus.  We sized the entire Australian market through high grade primary research and modelled a range of scenarios. Our financial models fed directly into a KPMG-led grant application for Federal Government funds.

www.biogeelong.com.au

Neurosciences Victoria/ National Neuroscience Facility

This consortium is a grouping of the majority of Victoria's and indeed Austrlalia's scientific and  cllinical neuroscience research capabilities. We were assigned the task of setting up its Business Development capabilities. This involved capturing commercial opportunities across many Universities, Institutes and Hospitals, assessing a portfolio of over 100 different offerings, and pursuing partnering/ licensing deals at US and European Biotechnology conferences.

www.neurosciencesvic.com.au


Australian Home Care Services

AHCS is the largest provider of in-home care and support services in Australia. In a period of rapid growth, Interface Innovation were asked to provide expert opinion and guidance on the commercial aspects of various initiatives under review.

www.ahcs.org.au


Multiple Sclerosis Society (Vic/NSW/ACT)

We have had a long
pro bono association with the MS Society. A rare commercial assignment was the provision of procurement services for utility and ICT contracts. We achieved unprecedented savings for the organisation, considerably beyond the best results claimed by dedicated expense reduction service companies.

www.mssociety.org.au


Commercial Clients

Our
commercial in confidence services typically include: market analysis; pilot trials;  business development; competitive intelligence gathering; and investment due diligence.  We have operated in a range of sectors, usually with some kind of technology dimension. Below are some of our project areas by sector:

Biotech -  Medical devices; diagnostics;  New Chemical Entities; New Biological Entities; clinical trials services.

Cleantech - Wastewater treatment; third generation biofuel; carbon capture.

Healthcare & Wellness - Training services; clinical services.

Intellectual Property - Cost reduction strategies.