Norbit creates branded loyalty apps for shopping centres, allowing customers to earn points and prizes from shopping in store.
Applications are open for the eighth Tech23 event, which looks to bring together entrepreneurs, investors, and business leaders from across Australia to help facilitate collaboration by helping startups connect with investors and businesses that can help take their ideas further.
DoseDirect, a prescription pickup and delivery service that delivers repeat prescriptions from the pharmacy to a customer’s door, has taken out top prize in the Innes48 Business Startup Competition held in Hamilton, New Zealand over the weekend.
Startups across Australia and New Zealand are being invited to take part in the Win-in-Suzhou Startup Oceania competition, with cash prizes and the chance to meet Chinese investors in Suzhou’s annual Venture Week for International Elites up for grabs.
ATP Innovations has again teamed up with Washington DC-based incubator 1776 to host the local finals of the 1776 Challenge Cup, a global competition that aims to identify the startups poised to solve some of the world’s biggest challenges.
IBM is calling for early-stage startups to apply for its fourth annual Australian SmartCamp mentoring event, to be held in Melbourne in September.
The latest company to enter the startup space by way of a business building competition is Nescafé, which is calling for entries to its Headstart pitching competition.
Founded by Amanda Westphal, Sydney based startup Prize Pig is a new platform that aims to make it easier for small businesses to get access to media exposure without the overheads of the media spend that would usually come with it.
Jessica May, founder and CEO of Enabled Employment, has been named the winner of Optus’ first Your Shark Tank competition. The price includes $10,000 in prize money, products and services from Optus, and mentoring sessions with Optus’ venture capital team and Boost Juice founder Janine Allis.
The Australian Water Association has partnered with startup competition platform YouNoodle to launch the Australian Water Innovation Challenge, hoping to find innovative technologies that tackle the issue of sustainable water management.
Innotribe, SWIFT’s fintech initiative, is calling for startups to apply to its 2015 Startup Challenge, which helps connect startups with leading fintech experts and investors.