Tia Cummins
Antler Australia

This neuroscientist and ex-soldier’s startup uses virtual reality to treat PTSD and other mental health conditions

- August 18, 2021 3 MIN READ

One of the most popular new innovations we’ve seen in recent years has been virtual reality (VR) technology. While many might associate virtual reality with games or leisure activities, a growing field of research suggests it can be an incredibly valuable tool in dealing with a range of mental health issues. After completing a PhD… Read more »

Philip Ip, Nina Hooper
Antler Australia

This aerospace engineer’s startup is teaching kids the soft skills they don’t learn in classrooms

- August 5, 2021 3 MIN READ

After spending the bulk of her career working and studying astrophysics and aerospace engineering at both Harvard and Stanford, Nina Hooper realised there was a gap between traditional education and some of the vital soft skills that many great entrepreneurs possess.  “In 2018, I went on a road trip around the United States and visited… Read more »

Antler Australia

An anthropologist is building an app to help pass family stories down through the generations

- July 8, 2021 2 MIN READ

After travelling around the world and collecting people’s life stories as an anthropologist and filmmaker, Dr Aliaa Remtilla realised that everyone has a story to tell and everyone wants these stories to be captured. However, most people don’t know how to go about doing it. With a strong belief that every person’s story matters, Dr… Read more »

Other tech

Bramp is building big brands for small companies

- June 23, 2021 2 MIN READ

The problem that many smaller companies and startups face is trying to develop something that competes without spending the huge sums of money that comes with hiring an agency.  With a background working in strategic brand consultancies, Bramp CEO, Benni Weller understood the challenge that smaller businesses faced and felt he could systemise the process… Read more »