Startup Onramp is a training and mentoring program for first-time startup founders, launched in Brisbane by experienced startup mentor and investor Colin Kinner . The program gives new and aspiring founders the skills and guidance they need to launch a globally scalable tech startup. #SCRIPT intends to deliver the program at a Sunshine Coast innovation hub venue with location(s) to be confirmed. Advance Queensland is funding the roll-out of the Startup Onramp program to startup hubs across regional Queensland. Companies are invited to submit expressions of interest for two facilitator…Read more
The Sunshine Coast region has a unique innovation and entrepreneurial ecosystem and is fast becoming recognised as the entrepreneurial capital of Australia. For innovative ideas to grow, you need a supportive environment where entrepreneurs are encouraged, ideas are nurtured through industry collaboration and supported by mentoring, and where start-ups thrive. Take a look at the innovation and collaboration happening right now across the Sunshine Coast region …Read more
SCRIPT Milestones #SCRIPT is a collaboration of local entrepreneurs, businesses, government stakeholders and community members dedicated to growing innovation and business capacity on the coast. Sunshine Coast has a strong innovation ecosystem and this funding allows for greater networking and enables more entrepreneurial activity, resulting in more jobs and a boosted economy. Our vision is to fuel the culture of innovation on the Sunshine Coast Our purpose is to invest in innovative programs that make a difference to our community. In the past 9 months SCRIPT has: Coordinated a strong #…Read more
THREE experienced specialists ONE incredible case study CREATIVE collaboration MAJOR announcement! Build confidence in yourself and learn how to grow your business or idea. Expect to be out of your seat, talking with others and participating! Breakfast in a bag included – with all the caffeine you need. This project was made possible with funding from the Sunshine Coast Regional Innovation Program (#SCRIPT) and in collaboration with TAFE Queensland. You will discover how to: speak clearly , concisely and compellingly partner with others so that you can work more impactfully promote yourself…Read more
Who will be successful this year? It could be someone you already know well. Can you help by nominating them! (Self-nominations are also encouraged.) Nominations for judges are also sought. See details below. Nominating a colleague or yourself Nominations close Monday 27 August for t he Pearcey State Entrepreneur Award aimed at encouraging and rewarding fresh and innovative talent in the ICT profession. It is awarded to an individual in mid-career, typically 25 to 45yo, who has “taken a risk, made a difference and is an inspiration” within the ICT industry in their state. The state winner…Read more