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Brisbane Collider startups: showcasing the future of creative technology

QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) is gearing up to unveil the first nine companies to complete the country’s premier creative tech accelerator program, Collider, and showcase the breadth and depth of creative technology and future industry leaders in the Queensland startup ecosystem. CEA’s Collider Accelerator marks the official conclusion of ... More

Meet the creative start-up kings

If you run a creative start-up, you need to know about the Queensland University of Technology's hub for creative start-ups, Creative Enterprise Australia. It's thought to be one of the only facilities of its kind in the country dedicated to early-stage ventures pursuing creative enterprises. Mark Gustowski is the acting chief executive. He explains ... More

5 Designers You Need To Know Now

QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) is set to unveil the five faces shaking up Australian fashion on August 18. Lorraine White (Whitelane), Kathrin Bonfigt (Miss Summer), Evie Willsteed (Genkstasy), Alexandra Coleborn (Gloria Dulcie) and Tahlia Bowie (Bowie Empire) are the five names who will headline an event by CEA's Fashion Accelerator. They ... More

The online collective encouraging everyday artistry through creative challenges

Creatively Squared is a business which proves that starting small can lead to big things. The brainchild of Ruth Stephensen, who is now the Founder and Creative Director, Creatively Squared connects creative people with businesses searching for a creative boost. Regular creative challenges, along with sponsored competitions, have inspired non-profesh ... More

Breakout Australian designers unveil collection to fashion industry heavyweights

QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) is set to unveil the five faces shaking up the Australian fashion landscape as they dominate the catwalk before a judging panel of some of the biggest industry names in fashion on August 18. CEA’s Fashion Accelerator will showcase the new ranges from their exceptionally talented cohort of designers before the ... More

Interview with Scott Millar, Founder and CEO of Bop Industries

At only just sixteen years of age, Scott Millar, founder of Bop Industries, has already carved his name into the Brisbane startup scene. Originating from a school assignment, Bop Industries has grown from a key ring project into a promising holographic projection company, which might arguably be one of the most bizarre pivots in entrepreneurial history. ... More

Interview with Matt Cooper, Founder of Alpha Digital

With an eclectic background in justice studies, philosophy and film, Matt Cooper, Founder of Alpha Digital, has taken a rather unconventional route into the world of entrepreneurship. More

Interview with Ian Mason from Virgin Startup

Ian Mason is the Head of Development for Virgin Start Up, the Sir Richard Branson’s not for profit organisation for entrepreneurs. Launched in 2013, the Start Up program was created to not only promote entrepreneurship in the UK but to provide support, advice and investment to early stage businesses. More

Comparing Brisbane’s start-up ecosystem

The only way to truly get to know a place, to truly understand what is happening on the ground, is to immerse one’s self in every facet of it. I only had a week, and so, from the minute I flicked my phone off flight mode, I was eager to get going. I messaged my friend, who had offered to pick me up from the airport, to arrange our meeting place. I’d ... More

Meet our Creative3 Pitch finalists

A video marketplace and an interactive organising platform are among the four finalists who have been selected to compete at Australia’s biggest creative tech conference later this year More