AIBN was established with the specific aim of combining research excellence with an industry focus.

The commercial objectives of the Institute are to:

  • Produce innovations assisting in the growth of industries;
  • Develop new products, processes and technologies; and
  • To play a major role in developing the Australian nanotechnology and biotechnology industries, through establishing new opportunities, obtaining the support of the industry sector and interfacing with industrial collaborators.

AIBN has worked to develop and promote:

  • A culture of commercialisation within the Institute;
  • Strategies to support the Institute’s commercialisation and industry engagement;
  • The Institute’s R&D capabilities and infrastructure to industry; and
  • A suite of quality patent assets relevant to industry and market need.

Latest Industry News


Contact Us

Margaret Bernard

Research Partnership Manager
+61 7 334 63945

Dr Lorine Wilkinson

Research Partnership Manager
+61 (0)7 334 63157