Landing Pads

As part of the National Innovation and Science Agenda, Austrade have established five Landing Pads in Berlin, San Francisco, Shanghai, Singapore and Tel Aviv.

Landing Pads provide market-ready Australian startups with access to some of the world’s most renowned innovation and startup ecosystems.

Participants will have a short-term operational base at one of five Landing Pads for up to 90 days, where they will benefit from Austrade’s extensive global network of contacts and tailored business development assistance.

The immersive environment is designed to accelerate the development of a startup’s product or service business model by exploring in-market business development, investment, mentorship and strategic partnership opportunities.

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About Landing Pads

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Landing Pads will be strategically located in five of the world's most innovative cities.

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If you have any questions about the Landing Pads program, guidelines or deadlines, contact Austrade on 13 28 78 or email

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