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Last week Harley Paroulakis, Wendy Pech, Claire George and Anthony Cheng had the pleasure in meeting Singaporean Astropreneurs: Transcelestial Founders, Mohammand Danesh and Rohit Jha who are developing space lasers to revolutionise communications infrastructure; Equatorial Space Industries CEO, Simon Gwozdz who is developing small rocket launchers and Aliena Founders, Dr Mark Lim and Tony Leung […]

Nanyang Technological University

Nanyang Technological University is a research-intensive public university which has 33,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students in the colleges of Engineering, Business, Science and Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences and its Graduate College. Innovative education initiatives include signature programmes such as Renaissance Engineering Programme, CN Yang Scholars Programme, NTU-University Scholars Programme. Designed for high-achieving students, these […]

Visit to James Cook University, Singapore

On Monday afternoon, DIH CEO Harley Paroulakis, DIH Program Director Wendy Pech and Claire George, Director, Economic and Industry Development, Northern Australia Development and Trade met with Deputy Vice Chancellor & Head of Campus Singapore, Chris Rudd OBE and Associate Professor Abhishek Bhati, Campus Dean and Head of Learning, Teaching and Student Engagement at James […]

Discovering Singapore

Last week, DIH CEO Harley Paroulakis and Program Director Wendy Pech had the privilege of visiting Singapore with Anthony Cheng, Director, NT Trade and Investment, Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade) and Claire George, Director, Economic and Industry Development, Northern Australia Development and Trade to learn about the entrepreneurial activity in Northeast Asia, research and […]

Amy takes weight off mums-to-be

Mother-of-two Amy Page knows all about the joy – and discomfort – of being pregnant. So she designed an inflatable bed to allow pregnant women to lay on their stomachs, which lets them enjoy leisure activities, and reap the many health benefits for mum and baby. The Belly Bunker’s convenient fold design and waterproof […]

Pitch & Due Diligence workshop

Another fantastic Pitch & Due Diligence workshop done and dusted at the Hub! Thank you to this incredible group of entrepreneurs for an engaging afternoon. Mastering the art of the start-up pitch is important for more than just impressing investors; whether fundraising for your start-up, or simply meeting with advisors, partners, media, and potential hires, […]

World IP Day Breakfast

This morning we celebrated World IP Day, which is recognized internationally on April 26 to understand and appreciate Intellectual Property. Entrepreneur in Residence Dean Alle and Cozens Johansen Partner Nick Johansen discussed how to determine which type of IP protection suits you and your business best and what steps to take at the beginning of […]

Territory’s top innovators

Four Territory entrepreneurs and small businesses have received support under the Business Innovation Support Initiatives (BISI) program to take their innovative ideas to the next stage. Entrepreneur, Amy Page received a BISI grant for her product Belly Bunker, an inflatable bed allowing pregnant woman to lay on their tummy to experience many health and […]

Third Wednesday April

Thank you to everyone who attended Third Wednesday in April! There are a number of different initiatives happening in and around Darwin at the moment! It was fantastic to hear from Jo Smallacombe, Director Cities, Karen Vohland, Executive Director Communications and Engagement, Department of the Chief Minister and Professor Lawrence Neild, Professor of Architecture at […]

ACS NT presents EdXN

ACS NT Presents EdXN: Reprogram, Disrupt and Discover with lessons from Silicon Valley, London and Israel Aaron Birkby, CEO of Startup Catalyst was joined by Eleanor Carey, co-founder & CEO of The Generator to discuss emerging technology and business models they have seen in startup hot-spots all over the world, including Silicon Valley, London and […]