Teams of volunteers worked together on ideas at the hackathon. Each team was appointed a team champion to lead the discussion and was assisted by facilitators and mentors.

Meet the team champions and their ideas (video)

Culture

1. Policies to develop innovative, agile and adaptive practices in Australian medium and large businesses

Champion: Michelle Narracott from the Centre for Digital Innovation

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2. Incentives to develop social enterprises

Champion: Ann-Marie Elias,  Innovator and Facilitator

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3. Policies to improve gender equality and diversity within the innovation ecosystem

Champion: Nicole Williamson from Lanzatech

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Capital

4. Incentives to encourage the use of intellectual property by Australian businesses

Champion: Tracy Murray from Griffithhack

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5. Develop incentives to attract capital to improve the quality of startup businesses and the incubators and accelerators that support them

Champion: Sebastien Eckersley-Maslin from Bluechilli

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Co-operation

6. Improve the way that universities operate and commercialise in the innovation ecosystem

Champion: Dr Tony Peacock from CRC Association

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7. Make government procurementand data, processes more open, innovative and adaptive

Champion: Adrian Turner CEO of NICTA

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Talent

8. Activities that foster global understanding and awareness amongst people in the innovation ecosystem

Champion: Colin Kinner from Spike Innovations

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9. Improve education systems to foster innovative thinking, creativity, entrepreneurship and digital skills.

Champion: Erin Watson-Lynn PhD Candidate Monash

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10. Improve and expand the New Enterprise Incentive Scheme (NEIS) to foster startups

Champion: Nicola Hazell from The Foundation for Young Australians

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