Joss is the CEO of INNOVIC (Victorian Innovation Centre Limited). She runs the organisation, manages all of INNOVIC’s activities and develops and delivers new programs, services and workshops. She developed INNOVIC’s Next Big Thing Awards competition, the Steps to Commercialisation seminar series, the i-zone networking events and the popular Opportunity Café workshops. Joss has over 30 years’ experience in innovation, business development and commercialisation, covering diverse industry sectors, and has worked with entrepreneurs, start-ups, social enterprises and SMEs all over the world. She is a judge for a number of business grants and awards, and is an assessor for several tertiary business planning competitions.