Ever wanted to meet the founders and entrepreneurs who run the start-ups at the Innovation Centre Sunshine Coast? Here’s your chance: The IC Thursday Open House on Thursday, July 25 from 4.30-6pm. At the monthly Thursday Networking event, you can take a tour, walk through the venue, make some new connections and join pitches. The […]
Trade and Investment Queensland is hosting Get Pitch Ready – its final, free workshop in its Business Growth Essentials series – at the Alexandra Headland SLSC on Wednesday, July 31, from 9am-1pm. Learn how to deliver the perfect elevator pitch to grow your business into global markets and empower you with the confidence you need […]
The Refinery, the Sunshine Coast’s first creative incubator, has selected 15 successful applicants to take part in its free, 10-week program to refine, test and launch their ideas into sustainable businesses. The chosen 15, who were selected from almost 90 applications, include First Nation start-ups, slow fashion makers and podcast creators. Now, they’ll attend workshops […]
Network with the region’s top movers and shakers at the Kawana Chamber of Commerce’s Meet the Connectors Breakfast at The Lakehouse Sunshine Coast on Wednesday, June 5 from 6.30-8.30am. Connectors include Paul Fisher, CEO, Regional Development Australia Sunshine Coast (pictured); Paul Martins, Head of Economic Development, Sunshine Coast Council and Linda Delamotte, President, Sunshine Coast […]
Up to 40 budding entrepreneurs took part in the Techstars Startup Weekend Sunshine Coast (SWSC) at WOTSO WorkSpace, Sippy Downs on April 26-28. The event was a whirlwind 54-hour program which gave budding start-ups an insight into building a business in a weekend, Silicon Valley-style. It was all about pitching, business model creation, coding, designing […]
Want to be the next Steve Jobs? University and high school students are being urged to find out how to turn their passion for tech into a long-term career, at the Sunshine Coast BiG Day In at Venue 114, Bokarina on Wednesday, March 27 from 9am. The Sunshine Coast Council event will see leading speakers […]
All hail Your Mates Brewing Co. founders Christen McGarry and Matt Hepburn (pictured) who are cracking the cold ones to celebrate the recent open of their new brewery and restaurant, Your Mates Brewery in Warana. Cheers! The pair, who appeared on hit TV show, Shark Tank last year, are well known in the craft beer […]
Are you a great local business success story like HiveHaven (pictured), or Epicuest? RDA Sunshine Coast wants to hear from you. We’ve recently profiled both of these amazing businesses across our social media platforms and website and we’d love to tell your story to the community, too. Email Nicole via email@example.com.
Calling all Coast startups! You have until Thursday, January 31 to apply for the Queensland Government’s Advance Queensland Regional Startup Hubs Support Program. Sunshine Coast startup support organisations could secure up to $25,000 (excluding GST) in funding over three years. You’ve got to be in it, to win it – visit advance.qld.gov.au.
Calling all Sunshine Coast startup innovators, entrepreneurs and investors! Mark this one in your diaries: The Queensland Government’s Advance Queensland initiative is hosting QODE 2019, a new technology and innovation event, at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre on 2–3 April, 2019. QODE (pronounced Code), will showcase Queensland innovation and technology to a global audience. […]