FIXE focus.

FIXE objectives

INSPIRE individuals, groups and organisations to embrace the spirit of entrepreneurship.

  • Build a strong culture of entrepreneurship through active engagement in activities, conferences and events.
  • Identify future entrepreneurs and support them to pursue their ideas.
  • Engage local ambassadors to champion entrepreneurship.
  • Strengthen state-wide networks to include and integrate regional South Australia.
  • Promote exchange of ideas and problem solving within the community.

EQUIP South Australians with the tools, mechanisms and resources to start and grow successful businesses.

  • Support and facilitate high-quality education, skills and training programs to enhance entrepreneurial capability.
  • Broaden market access by building and strengthening our partnerships and collaboration with national and international networks.
  • Drive actions to attract and retain entrepreneurs to South Australia.
  • Facilitate exchange of knowledge and experiences between entrepreneurs.
  • Position entrepreneurs and companies to become investor ready.

ENABLE a healthy entrepreneurial ecosystem underpinned by business and investment activity.

  • Establish FIXE@Lot Fourteen as a location where entrepreneurs, mentors and investors can build successful businesses.
  • Enhance the growth and development of South Australia’s existing innovation precincts.
  • Advocate for the interests of entrepreneurs and startups at all levels of government.
  • Facilitate partnerships between entrepreneurs and startups with industry, research and government.
  • Improve access to private sector capital funding for startups.

CELEBRATE the achievements of entrepreneurs.

  • Promote South Australia as a premier location to start and scale a business.
  • Highlight entrepreneur’s journeys through their stories of failure and success.
  • Raise the profille of South Australia’s entrepreneurs and their impact on society.

The Office of the Chief Entrepreneur is establishing a new model for entrepreneurship in South Australia. We’ve called it FIXE - the Future Industries eXchange for Entrepreneurship.​

We’re here to support entrepreneurs to build their capabilities and their confidence, to make sure they have the skills to grow a business from concept through creation, bring their ideas to market and turn their innovations into commercial outcomes.

Find out more about our Focus or check out our Strategic Action Plan to see what we'll be doing to make South Australia a global leader in entrepreneurship.

For further information about the development of the Future Industries eXchange for Entrepreneurship Strategy contact the Office of the South Australian Chief Entrepreneur.


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