05
Dec

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Omar Khalifa, CEO of iAccelerate talks about the value of connections in the innovation ecosystem 

05
Dec

Social Entrepreneurs are Communities’ First Responders

 Omar Khalifa, CEO of iAccelerate talks about the importance of Social Entrepreneurship in today's societies.

05
Dec

CEO Reflections 2017

With holidays only weeks away, it is time to begin to reflect on our journey over the course of the year and where we are heading as well. 

05
Dec

The Plastics In Us

With the increasing worry that Artificial Intelligence or Robots taking over or that Climate Change may create more havoc than we are ready for perhaps we might be overlooking something just as sinister: The plastics around us and increasingly inside of us.

05
Dec

Leonardo the Entrepreneur

Omar Khalifa, CEO, iAccelerate

The arts and entrepreneurship are seldom found discussed together and are rarely featured side by side in incubators and accelerators - or in the educational or funding programs that support them.

05
Dec

Female Heroes in STEM: the Importance of Representation

A recent study commissioned by Microsoft shows that girls typically lose interest in STEM fields (and humanities, so perhaps they lose interest in academics in general) at around the age of 11.

05
Dec

Are we introducing girls to STEM too late?

Brooke Hahn, Marketing Manager, Me3D

New York University research shows that at age 6 girls are less likely to associate females with “Brilliance” than boys are to associate it with males.

05
Dec

Australia: A Design Truant?

Omar Khalifa, CEO, iAccelerate

If design is one leading indicator of a nation's innovation capacity then Australia's product development malaise may be starkly evident in the 2016 statistics released by the World Intellectual Property Organization.

05
Dec

A Pipeline of Talent and Innovation

Omar Khalifa, CEO, iAccelerate

Australia has finally awoken to its need to create more entrepreneurs and to rely less on importing them - or exporting our talent to build businesses elsewhere.