University of Wollongong graduate Paul Fenech co-founded his IT start-up when he was still a student. CREDIT:PAUL JONES

‘The minute I got a taste of the real business, I became a better student’

From The Sydney Morning Herald, By Alex Reszelska June 3, 2022   University of Wollongong graduate Paul Fenech co-founded his company […]
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Lachlan Maloney

Building blocks of engineering career constructed with Lego

Building on his Lego passion, Maloney’s interest in engineering quickly evolved into mechatronics before he switched degrees to study Mechatronics, […]
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Wollongong-based firm enabling quadriplegics to walk again

Today, Mr Hillyer is able to walk over 200 metres in six minutes thanks to Australian-first technology delivered out of iAccelerate at […]
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Three UOW alumni share the stories of coming of age and finding their dream jobs right after uni

But what do you expect of your university when commencing your studies? To offer a degree that opens the door […]
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Exercise scientist, Maryanne Harris (far right) and Daniel Hillyer's (middle) physiotherapy clinic is expanding due to demand.(ABC Illawarra: Justin Huntsdale)

Hybrid Assistive Limb technology gives hope to spinal injury patients to move again

The exercise clinic at North Wollongong is the first in the country to be certified by the Therapeutic Goods Administration […]
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iAccelerate Activate Scholarships Awarded

iAccelerate is excited to have awarded scholarships to five UOW research students and researchers to join their ‘Activate’ program, commencing next […]
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Welcome the September 2021 Activate Cohort

UOW’s unique business accelerator and incubator, creating a vibrant ecosystem where the cleverest of ideas take shape. Entrepreneurship in lock […]
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tappON announces new Impact Partners: Black Dog Institute and SpinalCure Australia

tappON is expanding its mission to make healthcare more accessible, through a new Impact Partners program with Black Dog Institute […]
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RoboFit: Australia’s first neuro-controlled exoskeleton centre to open!

From the successful team behind tappON, founders Daniel Hillyer and Maryanne Harris have just launched RoboFit. Powered by the latest […]
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April Creed named in ‘Most Influential Healthcare Entrepreneurs To Watch In 2021’

Congrats to iAccelerate resident April Creed, co-founder of ExSitu, for being named one of the 20 most influential healthcare entrepreneurs […]
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