Led by Dr Eduardo Jorgensen, the team of six worked throughout the weekend to develop an initial prototype of the device.
Taj Pabari’s FiftySix Creations is focused on educating and encouraging young innovators through workshops and built-it-yourself tablet kit.
Fintech investment firm H2 Ventures has announced that it will be running its second Sydney Startup Weekend next week at WeWork’s space in Pyrmont.
River City Labs has announced it will be hosting the next iteration of Startup Weekend Brisbane on November 18 to 20. The event will run as part of the Global Startup Weekend series, with over 200 events to be held across November 11-13 and 18-20.
Startup Mackay has today announced a raise of $15,000 to fund its second startup weekend on November 18-20. The combined investment from the Queensland Government, Mackay Regional Council and the Bank of Queensland will be used to fund up to 50 percent of total activity costs throughout the weekend.
Sydney Fintech: Startup Weekend will be held in Sydney and was entirely organised by volunteers who are leaders within the fintech community. It will be a great place to network and increase the chances of a startup receiving funding.
Set to be held at Suncorp’s headquarters at Brisbane Square, the Fintech Startup Weekend is looking to boost local interest in the space. With over 20 fintech businesses already headquartered in Southeast Queensland, there is significant space for the sector to grow.
Brisbane is set to play host to Australia’s first Indigenous Startup Weekend in July, which will look to increase and promote Indigenous entrepreneurship.
Brisbane’s Creative Tech Startup Weekend event, held at the Queensland University of Technology’s coworking space this past weekend, saw the development of a number of sharing apps that take look to advantage of Australia’s sharing economy, with event organisers QUT Creative Enterprise (CEA) naming musical instrument swapping app Shario as the winner of the competition.
QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) has opened registrations for Australia’s first ever Startup Weekend for creative and tech entrepreneurs.
On-demand car wash service airSponge was named the winner of the first Startup Weekend Brisbane Women hackathon held at River City Labs last weekend.
Brisbane startup coworking community River City Labs has announced the launch of its first Startup Weekend event targeted to women, to be held this October.
Earlier this month, PowerDialer.co took out the top prize at Startup Weekend Brisbane. Over 54 hours, Nicholas Burge, Jake Phillpot, Tylor Stewart, Harris Jubb, Michael Moore, and Suzy Le brought their cloud-based call centre concept to life.