The inaugural seminar was held at the Advanced Technology Centre, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne on November 28, 2011. The theme was Sustainability and Innovation - Do these words have meaning?
Presenters were:
Professor John Bessant, University of Exeter, U.K.
Carina Jacobs, Program Manager for Strategy, Siemens, Australia
Patrick Ross, Regional President Automotive Electronics & Vice-President Manufacturing, Robert Bosch (Aus) Pty Ltd
Professor Rod Hill, Pro Vice Chancellor (Industry Engagement) Monash University
Panel Discussion (see image below)
Professor Rod Hill,Professor John Bessant, Carina Jacobs, Dr Andrew O’Loughlin (Deakin University), Professor Michael Clements (Swinburne University of Technology)

This years seminar is being planned for December at a city centre venue. The theme is Technology meets Business - The Role of Innovation Champions
Presenters TBA

ISPIM international symposium to be held in Melbourne December 8-12 2013 with the theme Innovation in the Asian Century