[box]#feb026[/box]For all the latest news from iAccelerate and the iAccelerate Centre, view the current iAccelerate Newsletter and past issues.
Easy Agile and how the rebrand came about
iAccelerate residents Easy Agile makes software that helps teams using Atlassian software. Kanban Workflow, Scrum Workflow, User Story Maps, Product Roadmaps – Easy Agile products help teams to get up and running quickly and deliver quality results.
Enware head to Europe to explore market opportunities for Smart Flow
iAccelerate residents Jason Hinds and Adam Degnan from Enware travelled to Europe in March to explore market opportunities for their new Smart Flow business.
What’s next for the team at Aussie Books for Zim?
Around 200 kilometres from the Zimbabwean capital, Harare, lies a village with no running water or electricity, but that is now 30,000 books richer thanks to iAccelerate resident Dr Alfred Chidembo and his organisation, Aussie Books for Zim.
Binary Beer engage UOW students for local brewery trial
iAccelerate residents Binary Beer (formerly Digital Home Brew) have engaged five CSIT321 students from UOW for their final year team project.
In the Media: The Wollongong legacy: How 3D printing can support traditional manufacturing
iAccelerate Advanced residents Me3D feature in Manufacturers’ Monthly discussing the importance 3D printing offers to the manufacturing industry and how areas like Wollongong are uniquely placed and already primed to aid emerging industries.
iAccelerate residents Ingeteam involved in inauguration for one of Australia’s largest photovoltaic plants
One of the largest PV plants in Australia, the Moree Solar Farm, has been now inaugurated, with a rated power of 56 MWac (70 MWp). This project has been the first utility-scale solar plant in the country to be equipped with a system that allows the PV panels to follow the path of the sun, from east to west.
In the Media: Sons of Atlassian - Easy Agile
The Deal Magazine in The Australian recently published a great article about iAccelerate advanced company Easy Agile. "Piggybacking on Atlassian’s rapid growth, they now have more than 570 paying customers – including BMW, Twitter, Cisco, NetApp, Deloitte, Johns Hopkins University, Veolia, Dimension Data, Bloomberg, Johnson & Johnson and Bosch."
Planet Footprint Walks For Water!
In celebration of World Water Day, iAccelerate residents Planet Footprint hit the trails for a 10km hike in Wollongong to raise money for WaterAid's Water Challenge 2017.
UIIN Magazine: iAccelerate, a case study of university led regional innovation
iAccelerate recently featured in the official magazine of the University Industry Innovation Network (UIIN).
"Starting successfully with the University of Wollongong’s iAccelerate"
Aussie Books for Zim delivers 30,000 books to Zimbabwe
iAccelerate's resident social enterprise Aussie Books for Zim have just reached a major milestone in their bid to promote education and improve literacy in the remote rural communities of Zimbabwe. 30,000 books - 12 tonnes of educational material to children - has just landed in Zimbabwe, destined for not one but six disadvantaged schools that currently don’t have books or libraries.
Wollongong ‘Grow with nbn’ winner announced
Wollongong not-for-profit and iAccelerate Start resident company, Living Connected, has been recognised for its outstanding use of connectivity as part of the 2017 Grow with nbn grants program.
On the rise! iAccelerate residents creating local jobs
It has been a busy start to the year for iAccelerate resident companies with a series of new hires in the iAccelerate Centre recently announced. Companies including Planet Footprint, GeoInteractive, MiNumus, 152Hq and Easy Agile (formerly Arijea) have all created new jobs in the Illawarra in the first quarter of 2017.
Nine businesses accepted into iAccelerate's first intake of 2017
iAccelerate have announced nine new companies have been successful in the latest iAccelerate intake round. The diverse group of innovative companies officially started at iAccelerate on Monday 20th March.
Tracka - helping construction & building companies control projects
iAccelerate Advanced resident company 152HQ have recently launched their brand new Tracka website and are in the final stages of development of their marketing outreach to the private developer construction industry.
SOOMA accepted into Cicada Medical Device Commercialisation Training Program
iAccelerate resident company SOOMA has been accepted into the 2017 Medical Device Commercialisation Training Program (MDCTP) run by Cicada Innovations as one of the top 16 medical projects across NSW.
Binary Beer accepted into 4 month MassChallenge accelerator
Since iAccelerate residents Binary Beer (formerly Digital Home Brew) were shortlisted in the top 10 startups to represent Australia at the Mass Challenge in Boston for a 5 Day bootcamp, they have now progressed to the next round to compete for a share of a $3M prize pool.
Win Win Parenting secure large contract with DTC
Davidson Trahaire Corpsych (DTC) have just announced a new partnership with iAccelerate Advanced company Win Win Parenting.
Story from a founder: How I turned my prototype into a real product
Pablo the Robot Draws Warilla High Students Into High-Tech Future
A locally-developed robot called Pablo, by iAccelerate residents Polygon Door, will see Warilla High School students explore creativity and technology in an exciting new program to run at the school in 2017.