6 Results for tag: Brisbane

Tech start-up sees Scott Millar become a teenage entrepreneur and CEO

Tech-head prodigy Scott Millar is being compared to a young Steve Jobs after turning a school project into a thriving business, becoming a CEO at the age of 17. Scott founded BOP, Buy Our Product Industries, three years ago while in Year 9 as part of his business studies at Sheldon College on Brisbane's bayside. His first product was to create ... More

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

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

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

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

Creative³

Now in its 6th year, Creative3 is Australia’s largest conference for creative entrepreneurs and takes place 17–18 September 2015 in Brisbane. The Creative3 Forum includes a blend of interactive sessions, keynote speakers, an evening networking event and is designed to spark collaboration and inspire individuals to execute their ideas. The Forum ... More