Allotrac rang the bell recently at iAccelerate to celebrate closing their first million-dollar contract
Quirky Kid win APR position
Quirky Kid® recently applied and won one of the three Australian Postgraduate Research (APR) program intern positions in collaboration with the University of Wollongong and iAccelerate.
Recovery Camp appoint Managing Director
Recovery Camp is very pleased to announce the appointment of Maree Kerr as Managing Director, effective August, 2018.
GenSpeak win AIIA iAwards.
iAccelerate residents GenSpeak were chosen as the winners of the National iAwards PitchFest in the Undergraduate Students category while representing the University of Wollongong.
Ingeteam Win New Contracts
Ingeteam surpasses the 1GW threshold for photovoltaic inverters supplied to Australia. Thanks to Ingeteam’s technology, around 400,000 Australian households could be powered annually with solar energy.
iAccelerate Residents Green Caffeen Expanding
Green Caffeen is a new local Kiama startup business with a mission to save 1 million disposable coffee cups from entering landfill by the end of 2019.
iAccelerate Team Visit Bega
Omar, Mel, and Chris from the iAccelerate staff recently visited Bega to celebrate the federal funding approval for the Bega Valley Innovation Hub with Bega. In attendance were leaders from the Bega Valley industry, government, and community, as well as University of Wollongong representative.
Another Win for Aussie Books For Zim
On the 19th of August 2018, Aussie Books for Zim (ABZ) set up another library in rural Zimbabwe at Chinembiri SDA primary school in Rusape.
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iAccelerate July cohort announced
iAccelerate have announced the ten startups that will make up the July 2018 iAccelerate cohort, the second cohort for the year.
Meet the iAccelerate Pitch mid-year Finalists
iAccelerate is pleased to announce the mid-year iAccelerate Pitch Finalists. After successfully completing the intensive iAccelerate Pitch program the five finalists will pitch at the Final to be held on Thursday 19th July...
In the Media: Ordervous
iAccelerate resident company Ordervous recently featured in the Illawarra Mercury:
Brett Murray wants to bring people together with a new startup that focuses on sharing food between the time rich and time poor.
Federal funding to foster innovation in the Bega Valley
UOW-led innovation hub the first of its kind in regional Australia
The Bega Valley community will have access to the tools and support to create a thriving economic future after the Minister for Jobs and Innovation, Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash today (21 June) announced $382,000 in funding for the Bega Valley Innovation Hub (BVIH).
Nube iO partners with UOW
iAccelerate Advanced resident company, Nube iO recently partnered with the University of Wollongong’s SMART Infrastructure Facility and Devika to produce a 3D virtual model of the digital living lab utilising Nube iO’s smart sensors.
Aegis launch ‘Safe Strata’
After successfully receiving an MVP grant iAccelerate resident company Aegis have launched a new application Safe Strata to assist occupants, strata managers and trades people.
IN THE MEDIA: Meet Binary Beer, the IoT beer keg startup jetting off to Europe with the University of Wollongong’s iAccelerate
The University of Wollongong’s iAccelerate is shipping five of its most promising startups off on a tour of Europe, which is particularly good news for one beer-focused business.
Suzanne Haddon of Roocreate wins Women with Altitude Purpose Driven Entrepreneur Award
Suzanne Haddon of Roocreate has been announced Winner for the ‘2018 Women with Altitude Purpose Driven Entrepreneur’.
EZswitch expanding with new hires
Financial technology and product development company EZswitch is expanding with the announcement of new hires and the creation of graudate positions.
GenSpeak recognised at 2018 iAwards
Following on from their success at iAccelerate Pitch earlier in the year iAccelerate residents GenSpeak have won the Undergraduate Tertiary Students NSW award at the Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA)’s iAwards on 7th June.
ROWM trials services in local Illawarra region
iAccelerate resident ROWM have just announced a trial with Wollongong City Council to test their service in Unanderra Pools starting in September for 3 months. With the trial they hope to test their service, gain valuable feedback and improve their service for launch.