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Are you a Sunshine Coast digital champion?

Want to nominate yourself or someone else as being a Sunshine Coast digital champion? Check out the Advance Queensland Community Digital Champions program. An initiative of the Queensland Government Department of Science, Information Technology and Innovation, the program aims to encourage Queenslanders to explore and enjoy the benefits of the digital age through the stories […]

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Read all about it: RDA Sunshine Coast December newsletter

Find out about all the latest and greatest digital innovation happening in the region in RDA Sunshine Coast’s latest, digital-themed newsletter. It’s our last newsletter for the year, so read all about it! Visit https://www.rdasunshinecoast.org.au/resources/newsletter-archive/ and follow the links. Please get in touch if you’d like to be added to our subscription list via media@rdasunshinecoast.org.au. Happy reading!

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Plans unveiled for $6.6 million Sunshine Coast submarine cable station at Maroochydore

Australian-based global leader in critical infrastructure, Vertiv, has been awarded the contract to design and construct the $6.6 million Sunshine Coast International Broadband Submarine Cable landing station. By 2020, the Maroochydore cable landing station will help deliver Australia’s fastest data and telecommunications connection to Asia and the second fastest to the United States. Vertiv, which […]

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Nominate a digital champion

Want to nominate yourself or someone else as being a Sunshine Coast digital champion? Check out the Advance Queensland Community Digital Champions program. An initiative of the Queensland Government Department of Science, Information Technology and Innovation, the program aims to encourage Queenslanders to explore and enjoy the benefits of the digital age through the stories […]

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Submarine cable attracts global accelerator program

Sunshine Coast Council’s international broadband submarine cable project has attracted a major new player to the Sunshine Coast. Global accelerator program SunRamp Australasia is expected to launch an initiative at Maroochydore in early 2019 to attract the next generation of innovators to the Sunshine Coast. The program, which is targeted at businesses looking to scale-up, […]

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Intro to Coding Short Course

Future-proof yourself Get started with the basics of coding using a range of applications to develop coding and programming skills. Students will begin by looking to understand coding principles with a focus on Javascript. This course is designed for students looking to develop entry level skills in coding or existing employees looking to enhance their […]

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Educating kids is the key to our digital future

The education of our future workforce is the key to ensuring the Sunshine Coast sees long-term benefits from the digital economy, according to participants at Tuesday’s Queensland Digital Economy Strategy consultation workshop. “Our kids are the long-term future and we need them involved,” RDA Sunshine Coast CEO Mr Russell Mason said. “In particular, teachers need […]