Australia: Three of Australia’s most promising energy, mining and natural resources startups have taken home awards at KPMG Australia’s Energise accelerator program graduation night.
Australia: The SproutX Venture Capital Fund, to be managed by Artesian Venture Partners, will invest in agtech startups accepted into SproutX’s accelerator programs over the next four years.
Singapore: Australian Govt. has launched a startup incubator called the “Landing Pad” in Singapore, with support from SGInnovate – an investment unit funded by the local Singapore government.
Australia: The Queensland government has recruited corporate accelerator Slingshot to help bolster its share of Australia’s $119.4 billion tourism industry through the creation of new high-growth startups.
Australia: HCF, Australia’s leading not-for-profit health fund and corporate Startup accelerator Slingshot have selected seven Startups and five Scaleups from more than 200 applicants and 45 Pitch Day finalists.
Australia: Global recruitment and talent solutions company Hudson and Australian global online jobs and employment group SEEK are joining corporate start-up accelerator Slingshot to lead Australia’s first HR-tech start-up accelerator.
Australia: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) has established its first operational Urban Living Lab at the Sydney Science Park in western Sydney, in partnership with property developers Celestino.
Australia: Allens will give a legal leg-up to energy and natural resources start-ups in Perth and Brisbane as legal partners for KPMG’s Energise 2.0 accelerator program.