The Wodonga Innovation Project (WIP) is a network of like-minded people dedicated to the ideas of innovation and development in and of the Albury / Wodonga region.
Having commenced in 2019, the WIP is a joint funded collaboration between the Victorian Government and Wodonga Council and aims to bring together the community to, share stories, encourage new connections, facilitate meaningful conversation, and, ultimately, build local innovation capacity and culture.
To establish a sustainable and holistic Business and Innovation Network in Wodonga, that will support the development local innovation capacity and support business growth in the region, by providing a central place (digital and physical) for innovators and entrepreneurs to connect, share ideas and develop new skills.
The main objectives for the Wodonga Innovation Project include:
- develop a more robust, diverse and resilient business community
- support innovation in business to better serve the unique needs and requirements of the regional community
- position Wodonga as the business start-up and new product development capital of regional Australia