Howard Partners has prepared a large number of commissioned research reports for Government, business and NGO clients prepared by teams led by Dr John Howard in collaboration with Anne Howard, Professor Roy Green, Todd Williams, Professor Ron Johnston and Dr Mark Matthews.
The following reports and papers can be accessed through this site
- Report of the Consultations Program undertaken by Howard Partners to assist Innovation and Science Australia develop the Australia 2030: Prosperity through Innovation Strategic Plan. The Consultation Program sought to obtain the opinions of businesses, research and teaching organisations, government agencies and intermediaries about the current position, opportunities, and directions for Australia’s Innovation Strategy. View Report.
During 2018 Howard Partners is celebrating 20 years as an independent public policy research, advisory, and management consulting firm.
Howard Partners was honoured to have contributed to the Innovation and Science Australia Strategic Plan, Australia 2030: Prosperity Though Innovation, released in early 2018. Our Consultations Report and Expert Opinion Survey was released at the same time.
Howard Partners is currently working with the National Primary Industries Research and Innovation Committee on a Performance Review of Australia's Rural Innovation System.
In November 2017 the Review Team released an Issues Paper to guide consultations and discussions about the Review. The consultations program has now been completed, involving meetings with over 100 people from research and teaching organisations, business and government.