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.
One Degree Health take on the Big Apple
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.
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!
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.
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'.
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.
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.
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.
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.