Innovation is a major focus for Australian universities, its industry partners, government and the broader economy. Australia’s capacity to transition to an advanced services and knowledge-driven economy will depend substantially on its capacity to innovate, and to scale that innovation.

Consistently, Scandinavian countries rank among the most innovative.

So, to identify potential models, approaches and mindsets that could be adapted from Scandinavian to Australian context, the 2016 Australian Higher Education and Research Study Tour was created.

Check out the infographic below to learn more about the findings from the study tour, or download the full report here.



Reg Johnson

General Manager, Education

Cisco Australia and New Zealand