Innovate to Grow – Cyber Security

August 5th, 2021

Applications are open for a free 10-week program for Small to Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to investigate new R&D opportunities related to Cyber Security solutions.

The course is open to established SMEs who are either interested in investigating new R&D opportunities or are in the early decision-making stages about engaging with a research organisation on a new project. SMEs will be connected to innovation facilitators and mentors, as well as research and industry experts from across the cyber security sector. Participants will develop actionable business plans and strategies through a structured, time-efficient development process.

The program is delivered by CSIRO and Practera with up to 25 SMEs per cohort. Registrations close 30 August 2021.

SMEs from across the cyber sector are encouraged to apply, including:

  • Network and application security
  • Human centric security
  • Data integrity and privacy
  • Incident management and response
  • Consulting
  • Manufacturing

For more information and to find the application form visit

This project is funded by the Australian Government Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources through the Cyber Security Skills Partnership Innovation Fund Grant Opportunity Program.