MEDIA ALERT – ANU and partners launch investment program

30 OCTOBER 2018

MEDIA ALERT – ANU and partners launch investment program

The Minister for Education Hon. Dan Tehan MP will launch an investment partnership program between five universities and one of Australia’s biggest companies in Canberra tomorrow.

Significant Capital Ventures is a partnership between Canberra-based construction and property company Hindmarsh, The Australian National University (ANU), University of Canberra (UC), Deakin University, University Technology of Sydney (UTS) and University of Wollongong (UoW).

Significant Capital Ventures will provide seed investment to companies translating academic research into applied technology.

The launch will be at Crowne Plaza Hotels tomorrow, Wednesday 31 October, at 11am. Media are invited to attend.

For media assistance, contact Jo Meehan +61 436 605 635 or the ANU Media Team on +61 2 6125 7979 or at <media@anu.edu.au>.

About The Australian National University

ANU is a world-leading university in Australia’s capital city, Canberra. Our location points to our unique history, ties to the Australian Government and special standing as a resource for the Australian people.

Our focus on research as an asset, and an approach to education, ensures our graduates are in demand the world-over for their abilities to understand, and apply vision and creativity to addressing complex contemporary challenges.

The Australian National University
East Road, Acton
2601 Canberra