March 12, 2019 9:30 am - 1:00 pm Level 23, Riverside Centre 123 Eagle Street Brisbane QLD 4000


Organiser: Department Of Industry, Innovation And Science



IT in healthcare applications, devices and systems has seen rapid growth and expansion in recent times.

The activities in this sector will only expand over time and companies (SMEs) and researchers should be aware, knowledgeable and prepared for these changes.

Join this free workshop to hear from three experts in the field from operational, intellectual property and regulatory perspectives to assist you in getting your product to market.

Expert Panel

Lusia Guthrie
With over 35 years in the pharmaceutical and bioscience industries, Lusia is an experienced CEO and medtech entrepreneur. She has a passion and proven track record in bringing innovative products to global markets, embracing the entire process from company formation, capital raising and concept development to product launch. She has particular experience and ongoing interest in the development and commercialisation of new healthcare products that embrace automation, robotics, machine learning and artificial intelligence.

Rob McInnes
Rob is a lawyer with a technical background in the life sciences, who has practiced for more than 25 years in the commercialisation of IP and technology. He is ranked in the top tier of Australian IP commercialisation lawyers, and holds the US-based Certified Licensing Professional accreditation. Rob assists research organisations, start-ups, established businesses and investors with the capture, protection, management and licensing of IP rights.

Terry Walsh
Terry has over 15 years’ experience with the regulated space spanning biotech, pharma, blood products and mecial devices. Walsh has started, run and led three businesses over the last decade in Australia to support the regulated industry in aspects of engineering, IT, quality and regulatory compliance.


Thursday, 20 September 2018

Tuesday, 20 November 2018

Tuesday, 12 March 2019
9:30am – 1pm

Deloitte Brisbane
Level 23, Riverside Centre
123 Eagle Street
Brisbane QLD 4000

Tuesday, 2 April 2019
9:30am – 1pm

Deloitte Sydney
Grosvenor Place
225 George Street
Sydney NSW 2000

Perth – NEW!
Wednesday, 28 August 2019
9:30am – 1pm

Deloitte Perth
Brookfield Place, Tower 2
123 St Georges Terrace
Perth WA 6000

This is a free event hosted by the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science Entrepreneurs’ Programme.

This event is designed to benefit small and medium Australian businesses from the Med Tech/Pharma industry sector.

If you have any questions about this event or any future events, please contact EPLearningEvents@industry.gov.au