Adelaide Research & Innovation is South Australia's premier commercial research hub, facilitating access to the research and expertise of the University of Adelaide
, one of the world's top 100 universities.
ARI facilitates collaboration between industry and the University to enable the development of new knowledge and practices, new patents, solutions to technical problems and in some cases, new products — all of which can translate into a sharper competitive edge for the industry partner involved.
They are a focal point for linking the world renowned research resources at the University of Adelaide to the community. Their strengths lie in the facilitation of collaborative opportunities between the University and partners in the private and public sector, as well as promoting and matching capability to need, and encouraging networking and engagement.
They help foster and facilitate connections between research and industrial partners, conscious of the need to work together with, and listen closely to, their partners in order to get the best result. As wholly owned subsidiary of the University, they are integrated into the fabric of University community and so have a deep understanding of its culture and operations. Structured as a company, they are well placed to interact with our counterparts in the private and public sector, and provide a clear path for engagement the skills and expertise of our researchers.
They actively assess, protect and commercialise research outcomes to enable implementation to have real world impact. They invest in innovative projects that have market potential to make a difference to people's lives.
ARI is the key vehicle for government and industry to access the unique skills and expertise at the University of Adelaide. As they move forward, they seek to create a deeper and richer portfolio of engagement with their counterparts. Their focus will be on cultivating quality long-lasting partnerships, to provide long-term significant value to their partners and the broader community.