Priority Action 1: Future innovation & prosperity
The City of Logan will be an innovation powerhouse, a place of collaboration, opportunity, new jobs, and economic prosperity.
We are committed to:
Innovation & Co-Working Hubs
We will work with community, innovators and industry to develop a network of innovation/ co-working hubs across the City of Logan.
Partnerships for Innovation
We will foster research, innovation and collaborative partnerships to drive economic diversity, growth and resilience
We will modernise Council’s procurement processes and methods to drive local innovation, deliver outcomes, and make it easier to do business with Council.
Innovation Skills Development
We will promote programs to build innovation skills and pathways to accelerate innovation activity.
Logan Living Lab
We will establish the City of Logan as an urban innovation living lab – a place to trial, test, experiment, create, learn and to improve.
We will work with employers and the community to encourage modern working options (e.g. co-working, remote work, flexible employment).
Internet of Things, Open Data & Big Data
We will enhance our open data program and leverage the Internet of Things and big data to build a more efficient, innovative and dynamic city.
We will promote the innovation credentials of our city as a great place to invest, do business, innovate, collaborate, work and grow.
Unpacking Innovation Program
We will continue the Unpacking Innovation Program to build local excitement, connections, capacity, collaboration and action.
Logan and Redlands Advancing Regional Innovation Program’s (ARIP)
We will work in partnership with QLD State Government, Redlands City Council and Griffith University to coordinate and support the Logan and Redlands Advancing Regional Innovation Program (ARIP).
Consultation has concluded