In The Media
With a range of outstanding ideas, from solving home ownership issues to reportedly creating one of the world's fastest surfboards, it is clear South Coast entrepreneurs are pushing the limits of innovation.
iAccelerate is expanding globally with new partnerships in Sri Lanka,Vietnam, and Portugal - all announced within the last few months. Residents at iAccelerate will now have the opportunity to work and/or expand their businesses overseas, and residents from partnering companies can get a taste of Australia in return.
On the 23rd of September, 2019 iAccelerate hosted the #ACT4SDGs Challenge Pitch Final event!
iAccelerate is excited to announce a new business partnership with Startup Lisboa, in Portugal. The partnership aims to promote the exchange of students and startups between the two countries. Portugal is a strategic location for a partnership, as the country offers commercial advantages. 'Portugal is a great country within the European Union to create business because of the relatively low cost, attractive business laws and great lifestyle too.' Says Chris Petersilge, iAcclerate Ecosystem Evangelist. He believes the two countries have many cultural and commercial similarities, which motivated this agreement.
Diamond Hawkins, the founder of Panorama Prebuilt, is a structural engineer who came up with the idea for the eco-friendly tiny homes after returning to Australia from Germany.