Step Change Commercialisation with Transport for NSW and Boeing

At the recent Step Change Commercialisation Workshop hosted by Griffith Hack, Hargraves members heard from two inspiring leaders, Scott Bourke, Lead OD Business Partner – Innovation, Transport for NSW and Jason Armstrong, Manager, Boeing Technology Centre. Transport for NSW Scott covered the changing dynamics of the new world of business which has seen a shift from a base…

Have You Got Time to Innovate?

For some years now, members of our innovation community have been meeting to discuss what the inhibitors are that prevent their organisations from being truly innovative and not just delivering incremental improvements. The message that keeps coming out is that if you truly want to be innovative then you must allow individuals (and not just…

To Disrupt or be Disrupted

Over the last couple of months, as we’ve been meeting with Hargraves members, the topic of Disruption has become foremost in these discussions. For most of our members, disruption is a challenge. They are well versed in what’s required to continually improve and even make step changes in their offerings to their customers. However, whilst…

Hargraves Institute takes initiative in leading the organisation of Australia’s recent Future Submarine debate

Hargraves Institute takes initiative in leading the organisation of Australia’s recent Future Submarine debate in the form of the Sub Summit 2015 which was held recently in Adelaide. The Future Australian Submarine project is Australia’s biggest defence project ever, estimated to be over AUD$50 billion and spanning some 40 years of design, build and in…