Hunter Innovation Forum
The Hunter Innovation Forum (HIF) is held in the Hunter annually.
It showcases the Hunter's innovative products, services, equipment, technology, business practices and highly skilled and inventive workforce. The aim of the festival is to celebrate innovation and creativity across the regions.
The HIF is a joint initiative of a wide group of regional stakeholders including three levels of government, industry and business associations, educational and research organisations and private sector companies.
The HIF hosts a range of events, trade shows, innovation trails, seminars, expos and open days that showcase the unique and diverse innovation and intellectual capital across many industries in the Hunter.