An augmented reality app that scans Post-It notes directly into project management tools took out the winning $5,000 prize at the UTS Hatchery+ Demo Day. Read the full story on the third cohort to graduate from the Hatchery+ accelerator program.
The finalists of the inaugural She Starts seed funding and accelerator rounds were announced on December 8 with ten women receiving one $100 thousand dollars each, as well as a place in the Australian chapter of the She Starts accelerator program.
Winner of the $2000 UTS Hatchery+ Demo Day prize was Tekuma, a team that is set to revolutionise the drone industry. Read the full story by Frances Morgan about the second cohort to graduate from the start up accelerator.
Sprout Kitchen, a start up in the UTS accelerator Hatchery+ which rents out underutilised café and restaurant kitchen space, picked up the prestigious Foodbytes Sydney Judges Award presented to them by the King and Queen of the Netherlands
Future Islands the New Zealand entry in the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale--led by UTS's Professor of Innovation and Creative Intelligence Charles Walker--awarded wins ‘Gold Pin’ at the Designer’s Institute of New Zealand Best Awards.
A new plan, focusing on student innovation and entrepreneurship and opening up UTS's cutting-edge facilities and resources to startups and the community, has been launched by UTS Vice Chancellor, Professor Attila Brungs.