Since the rezoning, SSP has entered into a range of collaborative agreements notably including:
CSIRO – Australia’s First “Urban Living Lab”(ULL) announced by The Hon. Craig Laundy MP, Assistant Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science on 2 February 2017, establishing a dedicated innovation zone where innovators from all over Australia will be invited to create and test new urban technologies under the guidance of CSIRO experts. SSP’s ULL provides a safe to fail environment providing a unique opportunity for research and development of urban innovation in a real-life environment under the guidance of CSIRO
Westmead Precinct– A partnership agreement between all seven partners of the Westmead Precinct and SSP announced by NSW Minister for Education, Robert Stokes on 26 July 2017, establishing a framework for collaboration between Australia’s largest health precinct and SSP focused on research and commercialisation of innovation
Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta– Delivering Australia’s first purpose-built STEM inspired school catering for 2,000 students from preschool to beyond year 12, announced in March 2017 by the NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian and the NSW Minister for Education, Rob Stokes
University of Technology Sydney– collaborating with The University of Technology Sydney on a number of transformative and innovative projects focusing on autonomous vehicle technology, unmanned drones and semi-conductor innovation. These projects include collaborations with an Israeli drone company and Transport for NSW
Our reach extends beyond SSP, demonstrating a commitment to
developing Western Sydney through creativity with its support of:
The Australian Ballet’s Ballet Under the Stars –we are proud to be a major partner of Ballet Under the Stars, The Australian Ballet's annual free outdoor performance presented exclusively in Penrith at the Sydney International Regatta Centre
The Joan Theatre, Penrith – We support Penrith Performing & Visual Arts Ltd, which includes The Joan Theatre in Penrith. Part of the sponsorship focuses on Theatre’s school’s program that provides an opportunity for more than 400 students from Western Sydney to experience live theatre
Australian Museum Eureka Prizes– We will present the Celestino Eureka Prize for Promoting Understanding of Science for a period of three years; 2018-2020. The Eureka Prizes are the country’s most comprehensive national science awards.
NSW Open Golf– We are a proud supporter of the NSW Open Golf held at the neighbouring Twin Creeks Golf and Country Club for 2017-2019 inclusive.