01
Jul

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.

01
Jul

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... 

01
Jul

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.

20
Jun

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).

15
Jun

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.

14
Jun

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. 

13
Jun

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.

13
Jun

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’. 

12
Jun

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. 

11
Jun

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.

08
Jun

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.

08
Jun

One Degree Health take on the Big Apple

Having made it through a competitive pitching process against thousands of startups around the world, iAccelerate Advanced resident company, One Degree Health were invited to New York City at the beginning of May to pitch in the highly coveted grand final of Techstars Worldwide Network program.

08
Jun

iAccelerate embarks on European tour

Establishing pathways for expansion into the European market will be the key focus of an upcoming trip by iAccelerate and five of its resident companies.

28
May

152HQ have teamed up with Sydney Business School/University of Wollongong

iAccelerate resident 152HQ have teamed up with Sydney Business School and university of Wollongong to help with market research on their new project QicWorks. 152HQ is a company of Professional project Managers and System Programmers who engineer software solutions, enabling real time recording and reporting of a Project's exectution and delievery. 

Well done 152HQ! 

28
May

In the media: Suzi Roo gets creative at the Wollongong Innovation Campus and the world benefits from her packaging App

You have heard of Suzi Q. Well what about Suzie Roo? iAccelerate at the University of Wollongong's Innovation Campus was the setting for the launch of an innovative new Illawarra business called RooCreate on Wednesday 23 May. 

22
May

In the Media: From Starbucks and Nike to an innovative sustainable business

The Illawarra Mercury recently published a great article about iAccelerate resident company Roocreate'RooCreate is focused on smart, simple, sustainable packaging that can be adopted easily and quickly to support a brand and image with an more affordable, professional, environmentally friendly look'. 

18
May

Living Connected Working Together with UOW Students

iAccelerate resident Living Connected has launched their report 'Economic and Social Value of Living Connected' with the assistance of UOW students. 

*This article was first published by UOW News. 

14
May

Allotrac named Road Transport Solution of the Year

 Advanced iAccelerate resident Allotrac has been awarded the Road Transport Solution of the year at the 2018 Mercury Awards. 

18
Apr

New findings for Living Connected

In contrast to the negative view of the ageing population as a major challenge, iAccelerate resident Living Connected focus on the opportunities that stem from elders as customers, clients and valued members of the community. 

18
Apr

Quirky Kid celebrated at the London Book Fair Awards

Quirky Kid are thrilled to announce that they have received the Educational Initiative Award at the prestigious London Book Fair Awards. The annual fair is one of the world’s biggest publishing trade events, where publishers and distributors assess the competition and negotiate global rights.