Recomended as speaker
Organization: Regional Development Australia - Brisbane
Type of organization: Regional or local development agency
Tracy Scott-Rimington is an economic developer and cluster expert and was appointed to the TCI Board of Directors in November 2015. She coordinated the hosting of the TCI 2002 Global Conference in Cairns, Australia. She works with Regional Development Australia's Brisbane office, facilitating the internationalisation of the region's high value knowledge based clusters and supports the formation of national clusters for competitiveness. Tracy is Chair of the TCI Oceania Chapter and with the help of other TCI Oceania members, convenes the annual TCI Oceania conference to raise awareness of the value of a cluster approach for economic competitiveness.
Type of activities that best describe my current responsabilities: Lead organisation, set strategy and action agenda, design programs and policies .
I have been active in economic development for: More than 15 years .
I have experience with the following economic development-related tools: Regional economic analysis , Cluster analysis , Benchmarking , Foresight , Facilitation , Training , Project management .
I have experience with the following economic development-related topics: Internationalization , Investment attraction , Innovation, R&D , Workforce development , SME upgrading , Location/cluster/marketing/branding/communications , Emerging clusters , Capacity building , Cities , Rural regions , Economic development in emerging/developing economies .
I have worked in the following world regions: Oceania , Europe .
I have worked in the following industries: Environmental sustainability , Aerospace , Agro-Food , Biotechnology , Business & Financial Services , Construction (incl. equipment) , Creative , Health Care/Medical Devices , ICT , Logistics , Maritime .
I am fluent (to high proficient) in the following languages: English .
I am interested in: Participating in joint programs/cooperation projects , Consulting , Being a speaker , Job offers .