21 Results for year: 2016

CEA backed TrademarkVision launches ‘deep learning’ image recognition for IP protection

CEA backed creative-tech startup, TrademarkVision, has announced the release of its ‘deep learning’ algorithms to further enhance its world leading image recognition technology. Law firms and corporates around the world leverage TrademarkVision to protect brands through visual search. However, highlighting the impact the new technology is having on ... More

CEA helps Hot DesQ entice more startups to Australia

Australia’s creative-tech hub, QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA), has today announced that two new startups will establish Australian operations onsite, via Queensland Government’s Advance Queensland Hot DesQ initiative. Artificial Intelligence (AI) biographer, Eternime, has secured a $100,000 grant from HotDesQ to help expand from its Romanian ... More

CEA announces 2017 accelerator for Australian fashion entrepreneurs

Fashion Accelerator re-launched to support Australia’s $28.5 billion fashion market December 2016: QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) has announced that applications are now open for its 2017 Fashion Accelerator program as it looks to discover Australia’s next big fashion export. CEA’s Fashion Accelerator is Australia’s only accelerator ... More

Relive the highlights of Creative3 2016

From live streaming to business investment, gaming and education, this year’s Creative3 Forum explored the full spectrum of growth and opportunities in creative-tech. With creative industries now contributing $90 billion annually to the Australian economy, Creative3 celebrates the innovation happening in this sector. This year our panel of speakers flew ... More

Storyboard to represent Australian creative startups in Denmark following Creative3 Pitch win

QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) has today announced social discovery startup, Storyboard, as the winner of its annual Creative3 Pitch. Currently Australia’s only platform to connect investors with creative startups, this morning’s Creative3 Pitch panel included seasoned investors from Signal Ventures, AirTree Ventures, Blue Sky Capital, One ... More

2016 Creative3 Pitch finalists announced

Australia’s top five aspiring creative entrepreneurs to pitch to angel investors and compete for a place at the 2016 Creative Business Cup in Denmark Australia, 17 August 2016: QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) has today announced five finalists who will go on to pitch to angel investors at this year’s Creative3 Pitch on 22 September – Austra... More

Fireside Chat: What’s next for Australian fashion?

From fashion technology to social media disruption and sustainability, nothing was off the table when five of Australia’s most influential fashion experts came together to discuss the future of the fashion industry. Starting a fashion label in Australia has traditionally been a risk for our homegrown designers. Isolated from global markets and without a ... More

Paul Zahra gets behind the next generation of Australian creative entrepreneurs

QUT Creative Enterprise Australia appoints Paul Zahra as Global Creative Catalyst 4 August 2016: QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) today announced the appointment of Global Retail Advisor and former David Jones Limited CEO and Managing Director, Paul Zahra, to the role of Global Creative Catalyst. The backing of Mr Zahra, as a prominent figure ... More

Fashion industry heavyweights to speak at Brisbane’s exclusive Fashion Accelerator Showcase

Australia’s next-gen fashion entrepreneurs present to industry leaders Vogue Editor-in-Chief Edwina McCann and Louise Love Brand founder Alannah Hill join panel discussion 25 July 2016: To celebrate the 2016 finale of Australia’s only Fashion Accelerator Program for emerging fashion entrepreneurs, QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) is ... More

U.S. startup arrives in Queensland to take up Hot DesQ

QUT Creative Enterprise Australia selected by U.S. virtual reality startup, TimeLooper, as debut APAC base 18 July 2016: The first international startup to benefit from the Queensland Government’s Advance Queensland Hot DesQ initiative has today arrived in the state, selecting QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) as its host. Tourism-focused ... More