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. ... 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 ... 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 ... 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 ... 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 ... More

Academy Award winner to speak at Australia’s largest creative-tech summit

Academy Award winner to speak at Australia’s largest creative-tech summit First confirmed speaker line-up announced, including That Startup Show’s Anna Reeves and Stashd co-founder Jessica Wilson Conference committed to boosting Australia’s burgeoning creative-tech ecosystem Australia, 14 July 2016: ... More

CEA partners with YouTube to support Queensland’s next generation of global video talent

Australia, 18 May 2016: QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) has today announced it is partnering with YouTube and the Queensland Government to deliver two new funding programs that support the state’s ever-growing band of YouTube creators – Creator Originals and Queensland Originals with YouTube. The new ... More

QUT CEA Startup Fund seeks out investable creative startups following Fame & Partners Series A round success

 QUT Creative Enterprise Australia has $500K to invest Australia, 20 April 2016: QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) today revealed its initiative to invest $500,000 in five to six seed-stage creative startups from around Australia, providing these businesses with the opportunity to tackle large global markets. ... More

Creative3 Pitch

Applications now open for Creative3 Pitch

Australia, 12 April 2016: QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) today announced that applications are now open for creative startups seeking early-stage funding to pitch to angel investors at Creative3 Pitch on 22 September 2016 – Australia’s only event designed to connect creative entrepreneurs with investors. ... More

QUT Creative Enterprise Australia announces winner of Startup Weekend Brisbane | Creative Tech

Australia, 23 March 2016: QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) today announced that startup SharlO, a platform that allows users to share and swap musical instruments and accessories, has been awarded first prize at its sold-out event, Startup Weekend Brisbane | Creative Tech taking place on 18-20 March. Dubbed as ... More