University of Sydney
4:58PM | Wednesday, 24 April 2013 | The winning team of Australia’s first-ever biohackathon has been awarded a $3000 cash prize, admitting it came up with the winning solution after 60 initial prototypes prior to the contest.
3:00AM | Friday, 22 March 2013 | Student start-ups accepted into the University of Sydney’s Incubate program have raised more than $1 million in funding, as well as struck up a partnership with BlackBerry.
12:15PM | Friday, 7 December 2012 | The University of Sydney Union’s Incubate program has selected the eight successful start-up teams who will use $5,000 grants to develop their ideas over the university’s summer break.
10:57PM | Monday, 22 October 2012 | How successful are Australian universities at creating entrepreneurs? If you’re looking at further study, here are five key business course trends you should be aware of. BY MICHELLE HAMMOND.
9:00AM | Tuesday, 25 September 2012 | The University of Sydney Union has launched a development program in the hope of identifying high-potential start-ups on campus, securing entrepreneur Matt Barrie as a mentor.
9:24PM | Monday, 3 September 2012 | Pro Training Programs connects grassroots athletes with professional trainers and coaches. For founder Cameron West, inspiration for the venture struck while watching NRL highlights on TV.
2:40PM | Monday, 27 February 2012 | As redundancies flood the Australian job market, it’s worth remembering that “victims” of retrenchment can become the entrepreneurs they always wanted to be. BY EMILY ROSS.
11:42AM | Thursday, 3 November 2011 | We’ve all heard of near field communication technology being used to make mobile payments, but a student from the University of Sydney has taken it one step further.
10:36PM | Thursday, 6 October 2011 | Australia is falling down on the “entrepreneurial supply chain” from research to industry, meaning that many promising start-up ideas are not being commercialised, according to a new report.
7:45PM | Tuesday, 19 July 2011 | A university lecturer in the emerging field of bioelectronics is the first Australian university-based recipient to receive a $100,000 Microsoft fellowship award.