Who can apply for the program?

We select 50+ SME’s and startups from around Queensland based on competitive criteria, including:

  • the stage of the technology’s development
  • the technology’s compatibility with identified target export markets in Asia.

Our key focus markets are North Asia (Greater China, Japan, Korea) and South East Asia/ASEAN, with the long-term objective of participant SMEs and start-ups establishing physical presences and/or long-term partnerships in these areas.

How long is the program?

We will run two, year-long programs commencing in 2021.

What can I expect?

Participating in the program gives you access to support, training and activities, including:

  • workshops and seminars on key issues, delivered by industry and business leaders with expertise in Asian export markets
  • bootcamps to develop and refine key export strategies and pitches to identified target markets
  • online training for commercialisation to key export markets and emerging sectors in Asia Pacific
  • missions to key Asian markets.


Complete our online application form to apply for the program: