Industry Innovation and Science Australia - Entrepreneurs' Programme Committee

Industry, Science and Resources
The Entrepreneurs' Programme Committee (EPC) operates under delegation from Industry Innovation and Science Australia (IISA). The role of the Entrepreneurs' Programme Committee (EPC) is to provide merit assessments and merit rankings of referred applications in relation to the Accelerating Commercialisation component of the Entrepreneurs' Programme. The Committee is also responsible for merit assessment of, and advice on, applications for funding under the Business Research and Innovation Initiative (BRII). The EPC may consist of up to seven members and are appointed by the Minister of Industry and Science.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Industry Research and Development Act 1986

  • Paid Members?


  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members


  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    No, but noted in parent's annual report

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization


  • Creation Date

  • Postal Address

    10 Binara St
    Canberra ACT 2601

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Mr. Anthony Surtees 4 April 2022 3 April 2025
Member Ms. Bessi Graham 29 January 2022 28 January 2025
Member Mr. Peter Bradd 4 April 2022 3 April 2025
Member Ms. Nicola Hazell 4 April 2022 3 April 2025
Member Dr. James Williams 18 July 2020 17 July 2023
Member Mr. Mitchell Hooke AM 4 April 2022 3 April 2025
Member Mr. Paul Hunyor 11 August 2021 10 August 2024
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