2018 media releases

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    Fuse lit for Spark Festival 2018

    19 October 2018
    Deputy Premier and Minister for Small Business

    Spark Festival 2018, Australia’s largest event for startups, innovators and entrepreneurs, will feature over 120 events across NSW from 19 October to 4 November with the support of the NSW Government.

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    Gwydir Water Resource Plan launched for public exhibition

    19 October 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    The NSW Government has launched the Gwydir Surface Water Resource Plan for public exhibition from 18 October 2018.

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    City deal delivers $5 million kick start for Western Sydney Businesses

    19 October 2018
    Minister for Western Sydney

    Minister for Western Sydney Stuart Ayres today announced a new $5 million Western Sydney Investment Attraction Fund to supercharge fast-growing small to medium sized enterprises (SMES) in Western Sydney.

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    NSW Startups learn Silicon Valley investment success strategies

    17 October 2018
    Deputy Premier and Minister for Small Business

    Top international investor Edith Yeung will visit Sydney and Bathurst later this month to share her knowledge with local entrepreneurs on how to prepare themselves to be investment ready.

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    Australian fintechs to exhibit at global conference Sibos 2018

    17 October 2018
    Minister for Trade and Industry

    Thirty-two leading Australian and New Zealand fintechs will showcase their businesses to global investors at Sibos in Sydney, the most important financial services conference in the world.

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    Japanese heavyweights commit to the Western Sydney Aerotropolis

    16 October 2018
    Premier of NSW and Minister for Western Sydney

    In a major coup for the state, the government has signed international investment agreements with two Japanese multinationals at the Western Sydney Aerotropolis.

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    PhD projects to support NSW Defence innovation

    15 October 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    A new partnership with the Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute’s APR Intern program will see NSW’s Defence Innovation Network invest $230,000 to place 30 specialist PhDs over three years.

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    $2.4 million boost for Defence Innovation Network

    15 October 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Minister for Trade and Industry officially launched the Defence Innovation Network to increase collaboration between the state’s defence industry and universities.

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    NSW Government calls for conditions on efficiency measures

    15 October 2018
    Minister for Regional Water

    The NSW Government, in line with the Victorian Government is calling for on the Commonwealth to include key criteria when developing socio-economic measures to protect regional communities in any further water recovery under the Basin Plan, post 2019.

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    NSW Government saving with solar

    12 October 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    The NSW Department of Industry is partnering with Verdia and Westpac to deliver $2.3 million in electricity savings across three regional sites.