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Follow the leaders


Big tech companies are in Adelaide for A.I.



South Australia has world-leading capabilities in artificial intelligence and data analytics. 

Establishing your business in South Australia provides a unique opportunity to engage with cutting-edge technology and evaluate emerging AI innovation. 


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"Data and AI are key to the next generation of personalisation so CBA is really drawn to Adelaide’s AI and machine learning focus, and the breadth and depth of the talent pool locally."

Brendan Hopper, CIO for Technology, Commonwealth Bank Australia


"South Australia has a great sustainability track record. This world-first collaboration with the South Australian Government will help accelerate the state’s transition to net zero."

Barry Dietrich, General Manager Public Sector and Healthcare APAC 
Amazon’s Adelaide office is growing teams across Amazon Web Services, Amazon’s cloud computing subsidiary, and Amazon Sciences, a team carrying out world-leading AI and machine learning research.


"Adelaide has established itself as the very heart of Australia's space industry. We have joined Adelaide's Lot Fourteen precinct where we are focused on innovating with and investing in the space industry."

Lynn McDonald, Azure Space Lead, Microsoft Australia
"Google Cloud immediately recognised the potency of Adelaide’s technology ecosystem as a platform for globally relevant innovation and collaboration."

Michael Grantham, Director Public Sector, Google Cloud AUNZ 



"Adelaide’s vision to become a centre for innovation and technology aligns with our focus to accelerate the digital agenda and sustainability ambitions of Australian businesses."

Jane Livesey, CEO, Australia and New Zealand 


"We have chosen Adelaide as the home of our first Australian Centre for Innovation and Technology because we have enormous confidence in the South Australian economy and the exceptional talent market that exists in the region."

Hendri Mentz, Adelaide office Managing Partner



“We are incredibly proud of the success of our Adelaide Hub and the jobs growth we have been able to deliver in South Australia over the last year. Adelaide is a highly attractive destination for companies and first-class talent looking to deliver technological and scientific excellence and we are privileged to be a part of this momentum. ”

Peter Burns, CEO Accenture Australia and New Zealand 




"Nokia is delighted to establish our National 5G Industrial Incubation Lab in South Australia, an important step forward to harnessing the power of 5G for all Australian industries.”

Anna Wills, Nokia  Managing Director of Australia and New Zealand



Adelaide’s innovation ecosystem


Collaboration is in our DNA here in South Australia. You will have access to some of the best innovation precincts where high-profile businesses, academia, industry bodies and government are co-located and working together.

  • Lot Fourteen


    Lot Fourteen is a space that fosters collaboration and innovation across sectors and disciplines, including defence and space, artificial intelligence, digital health, machine learning and robotics, cyber security and creative industries.

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  • Australian Institute for Machine Learning (AIML)


    The Australian Institute for Machine Learning is working with the defence sector on how to make the best decisions in rapidly changing scenarios.


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  • MIT bigdata Living Lab


    We are the only Australian state to have a globally unique collaboration between Massachusetts Institute of Technology, government and business with Adelaide's BigData Living Lab – which is using data analytics to shape future planning decisions.

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Resources


Artificial Intelligence in South Australia
Leveraging world-leading partnerships with Australian Institute for Machine Learning and MIT bigdata Living Lab.
Artificial Intelligence in South Australia
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Gavin Artz

Director - Hi-tech and Creative Industries


Delivering trade and investment outcomes in South Australia across the Hi-tech and Creative Industries sectors with a focus on artificial intelligence, data analytics, automation, game development and VFX.

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+61 417 083 174 Gavin.Artz@sa.gov.au