Coastal Revolution network event 3 June 2015
Digital Sunshine Coast and Kawana Chamber of Commerce have teamed up to host Coastal Revolution: The future for high-speed internet , an information and networking evening to discuss the future of your business with like-minded people. The Digital Sunshine Coast Action Plan will also be released at this event, together with the first stage of the digital infrastructure campaign called SPEED IT UP, a two-part project that will: help aggregate demand for business grade broadband, and communicate the regions where business grade broadband is currently available through an integrated user-...Read more
Creative3Pitch
Could you be Australia's next Canva, Shoes of Prey or We are Hunted? Do you know someone who is? QUT Creative Enterprise Australia invites you to enter or nominate creative startups to pitch to a gathering of early stage investors who actively invest in the creative industries. The Creative3 Pitch aims to build the capacity of startup founders in the creative industries and increase the number of investor-ready businesses in Australia. The pre-event program includes workshops and coaching by QUT Creative Enterprise Australia to ensure each business is ready to pitch to investors. This is...Read more
Many Queensland businesses are in a state of “digital paralysis” and lacking the skills and resources to take advantage of new technology, according to new research. The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) has released its third annual Digital Readiness Survey and it reveals some concerning statistics for small business. The CCIQ study, done in conjunction with iiNet Business, shows that businesses are less digitally ready in 2015 than they were in 2013. CCIQ General Manager of Marketing and Communications James Flaherty said the findings of the report confirmed that Queensland...Read more
Lift the Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt (FUD) associated with cyber security , act on some priorities, and protect your organisation's growth. Understand cyber security as a business and people problem, where much of the issue is behavioural and much of the opportunity is in innovation and collaboration. From a governance and strategic perspective, cyber security is about having the right questions to ask. The project is being led by international cyber security and innovation strategist Dr Sally Ernst , who has developed business innovation knowledge over the past 18 years, through her world-...Read more
Startup Weekend Sunshine Coast 2015
Startup Weekend Sunshine Coast concluded last night with a wave of energy and an overwhelming number of connections made between budding entrepreneurs from all walks of life. The marathon weekend started on Friday night with more than 200 in the audience listening to 43 raw concepts pitched in under 60 seconds each. Participants then formed into 13 teams who worked furiously all weekend to prove their concepts and ready themselves for the grand finale on Sunday night. Collaboration was clearly a theme with many teams creating tools and ideas that connect, share and improve productivity in...Read more
CoderDojo sunshine Coast Term 2 2015
This page has been archived. For information on current coding workshops please visit: ​ http://sunshinecoast.coderdojo.com.au CoderDojo Sunshine Coast is part of CoderDojo , a global collaboration providing free and open learning to young people, especially in programming technology. Mentors are wanted to help out with two CoderDojos around the Coast starting on 16 May 2015. The success of the CoderDojo program and teaching kids to code depends on volunteer mentors. All it takes is two hours of your time on Saturdays during term session dates. Anyone can be a mentor. You don’t need to be an...Read more