Chief Scientist Chief Scientist for South Australia advises on matters of science and research, technology and innovation. SA Science and Innovation Excellence Awards Showcasing the critical importance of science, research and innovation in South Australia. EXCITE Strategy Putting South Australia on the global map as the nation’s State of Science. STEM Skills Strategy Building a workforce with skills in STEM, creativity and entrepreneurship to help develop and commercialise new ideas. Funding Investment to foster the growth of innovation in South Australia and support the commercialisation of new ideas. External Innovation and Translation Intermediaries The South Australian Government is partnering with Adelaide BioMed City, a Health and Medical Innovation and Translation District, to engage an External Innovation and Translation Intermediary.