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Announcements

Spacecubed has been successful in securing an Australian Government Incubator Support initiative grant of $247,000 to support the rollout of two key pre-accelerator programs for 160 startups and entrepreneurs across Western Australia.

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Programs

On Wednesday Night our 2018 Plus Eight Accelerator came to an end for this year’s 7 standout teams.

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Guest Post

Ahead of his guest appearance at Morning Startup this Wednesday, Andrew Outhwaite takes us through the USA beyond San Francisco and why to consider visiting other cities, ecosystems, and ways in to them.

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Startup

Off the back of increased number of accelerator programs being made available to startup businesses in Perth, we're starting to see more and more Perth-based startups launching successful international and interstate campaigns from the West Coast.

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Programs

While it takes a bit of legwork at the beginning, investing your time in a pre-accelerator or accelerator will turn your startup into an investment-ready business.

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Members

Perth startup and Spacecubed inhabitant AbiBird has turned a motion sensor into a life-saving device for the elderly using IoT (Internet of Things) technology.

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Members

Launched at peak football craze, the iOS app myKicks skyrocketed to the top of the App Store chart to beat the official World Cup 2018 app.

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Innovation

Here are some upcoming agricultural technology opportunities to look onto if you’re interested in joining a growing industry.

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In 54 hours, 83 people formed 9 teams to pitch plausible startups that could make a social impact in Western Australia – for fun.

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Guest Post

The founder and CEO of organic food scrap collection service Kooda sums up five key lessons she learned on a networking experience in San Francisco.

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Events

Running from 29th June to 1st July, Startup Weekend’s fast-paced, non-competitive hackathon aims to teach people the foundations of building a startup, this time with a twist.

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Our Couch Talks series brings together women entrepreneurs who have experienced a plethora of challenges faced in their careers to share valuable knowledge with others.

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Guest Post

With the potential to contribute as much as $109bn (4% of GDP) or 540,000 jobs to the economy by 2033, startups will play a huge role in shaping tomorrow’s Australia.

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If you have an idea and a drive to succeed, then Summer Startup is for you!

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The Plus Eight Accelerator Launch is taking place on Tuesday 5th December, with information about what we are looking for in the 2018 Plus Eight cohort, key dates for the program and how to apply.

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Programs

Supporting 20,000 startups, entrepreneurs and innovators by 2025 is what Spacecubed is focused on achieving. This mission is built on the foundation of delivering social impact building a robust ecosystem for entrepreneurship and innovation in WA. Without the Spacecubed Community and broader groups of partners and collaborators, this would not be possible.

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Spacecubed is proud to announce our new partnership with South Metro Health Service to provide startups access to WA’s largest hospital and an executive team focused on digital health innovation, through the Plus Eight Health Hack.

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Innovation

We've seen a rise in recent years of accelerator programs available in Perth, Australia, such as Plus Eight, Founders Institute, Curtin Growth Ignition, Innovation Bay, muru-D, just to name a few, which are designed to provide participants with funding, expanded business networks, knowledge, skills, training and mentorship. And as a result, we're only seeing more and more Perth startups launching their products and scaling globally a lot faster.

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A crucial part of increasing the speed of innovation in Perth is more local companies targeting global markets for their products and services.

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Startup Weekend #10, a global program backed by Google and Techstars, kicked off in Perth at Spacecubed Friday 12th May

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Startup

Growth Hacking is fast becoming the buzzword of 2017. By the year 2020, it’s said that over 40% of the Australian economy will be comprised of a self-employed workplace, and with much competition coming to fruition, businesses are carving their successes out of their ability to grow, identify new markets and establish a validated product.

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Startup

If you were tasked with finding 10 startup hotspots and pointing them out on a map of the world, the chances are that Perth Australia wouldn’t be your 1st, 2nd or even 10th choice. For years Western Australia’s traditional resources economy has been the most dominant, meaning that incentives, funding, education, culture and risk were previously the main reasons for avoiding startups.

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When Ranjeev Sidhu (an Accountant and e-commerce expert) met Josh Fernandes (a professional photographer) and Tom Riordan (Project Manager of Formalytics) at Spacecubed, they instantly clicked, sharing the same passions, interests and hobbies.

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Programs

This September, HealthEngine visited FLUX, basing their Sales team in the Hinkler meeting room for a strategy and team building day.

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Startup

Imagine if we told you that after 54-hours of intense hacking, hustling, business creation and professional development at Spacecubed in one weekend, you’d meet your potential co-founders for a new business you were planning on kickstarting in 2017, would you be keen to attend?

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Programs

2 years of progress, partnerships and global vision

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Startup

After a year of some of the biggest progress Australia has seen in its startup scene, we're proud to announce that Formalytics, a member of this years Founders Institute programme based at Spacecubed, have made the final 5 startups in this year's Ozapp Awards 2016.

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Do you have an awesome idea and are you looking for exciting ways to get it off the ground and turn it into a successful Startup? Anna Powell and Dan Pickering are two co-founders who have just been through the early ideation stage of forming a startup, and are now ready to tackle anything. Resident desk members, participants on the Vocus Upstart programme and all round networking guns, here's what they had to say.

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Startup

Last Saturday (15th October), Spacecubed had the pleasure of sponsoring TEDxPerth held at the Perth concert hall.

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Events

Startcon 2016 - Australia's largest startup and growth conference

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Startup

Over the month of August, our 7 Vocus Upstart teams have been tried, tested and tried again in their most challenging and exciting startup quest yet.

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Are you ready for our biggest and best Startup Weekend yet?

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Beginning operation in late 2013, CVJedi.com quickly grew to become the leading mobile, online resume and job hunting service in Western Australia, and as such has supported over 5000 employees in finding their jobs in the mining, resources and civil construction sector alone.

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Seven exciting WA startups will receive $40, 000 each from the Vocus Upstart program kicking off on August 1st

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Do you want to know where you fall in the Australian, and more specifically, the Western Australian startup ecosystem? As the financial year ends, two organisations mapping the startup ecosystem are preparing for the launch of their new survey, and the announcement of their latest report respectively.

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Startup

Accelerators fashion or functional?

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We’ve just held the 8th Startup Weekend Perth and it was a great success drawing over 100 people from the Perth community to participate in the 54-hour event. The aim of Startup Weekend is to inspire entrepreneurs to formulate ideas, and to teach them the steps they should take, and what they should think about, when creating a viable startup business.

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Programs

Spacecubed is home to many events and programs, all aimed at helping startups progress from their ideas stage, right the way through to becoming competitive and established industry leading experts.

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Startup

Spacecubed hosts a diverse range of productive, energetic and engaging events throughout the calendar year, all aimed at providing a hotbed of growth for ideas, startups and established businesses.

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Events

Aligning with the Ideas Boom and the National Innovation and Science Agenda (NISA), Inspiring Australia and Scitech have joined a team of key sponsors to support the upcoming Startup Weekend.

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The WA Startup Ecosystem Report 2015, estimates the potential economic impact of disruptive digital and internet technologies on WA’s economy in 2025 as high as $76 billion per annum (25% of Gross State Product) and says now is the time for WA entrepreneurs to create change.

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Startup

We are super excited to announce the date of the eighth edition of Startup Weekend Perth!

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Programs

RAC SeedSpark is a startup accelerator program that provides funding and support to create an idea for a better WA.

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Programs

Beginning in March, Bloom, a venture founded to encourage young West Australians to put their startup and business ideas into practice, arelaunching a unique business building program called The Bloom Incubator.

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Startup

We are super excited to announce the date of the seventh edition of Startup Weekend Perth!

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Events

If you have an idea and a drive to succeed, then Summer Startup is for you!

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Events

If you have questions about the federal government’s direction on innovation strategy, keep Tuesday 15 December from 5:20-6:30pm free.

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Innovation

Yesterday, StartupWA, a not-for-profit representative organisation, officially launched in Western Australia to promote the growing technology and innovation sectors. After a big first day, and resounding welcome from the startup community and other stakeholders, StartupWA will be hosting a public launch event on 24th September.

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Announcements

A big congratulations to long term Sync Lab residents, APE Mobile who have just closed a successful $2 million Series A funding round, led by Jolimont Global and Viburnum Funds.

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Programs

Amcom Upstart is all about helping emerging startups cut through in the technology space. Currently eight startup finalists – are bringing their vision to life. Co-founder Rob Nathan shared with us how their businesses are placed right now …

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Startup

Start up, Accelerator, Fusion, Atomic, Venture … you could be forgiven for thinking these words are describing an epic adventure rather than an Entrepreneurial journey. In some ways, they are one and the same.

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