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An in Depth Look at Attending the Spark Festival Australia Launch Party

admin/ November 22, 2018/ Event/ 0 comments

Hiller Sperry is an American student-athlete (lacrosse) about to finish a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business and Management from Wheaton College, Massachusetts. Hiller currently is spending this semester taking classes at Boston University- Sydney and internship at North Sydney Innovation Network.(Twitter: @HillerNSIN / Facebook: Hiller Sperry)     On October 19th, a diverse crowd of innovators, startup founders, government officials, venture

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NSW Innovation & Productivity Scorecard: First edition

admin/ September 20, 2018/ Event/ 0 comments

On Thursday 16th August I had the pleasure of attending the presentation of the first NSW Innovation and Productivity Scorecard by the NSW Innovation and Productivity Council. Being unique as the first and most comprehensive measure of an Australian state’s productivity and innovation performance, it was a great chance to see NSW’s ranking on key metrics relative to other Australian

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AgTech Opportunities Abound

admin/ May 17, 2018/ Event

Agtech, the new ‘it’ industry AgTech is the industry to be working in, according to Sarah Nolet, founder of AgThentic, our speaker for April at Australian agriculture: Ignored by tech no longer?. “There is no better place for agrifood tech than Australia,” she said. Agriculture is in the middle of major shifts: increasing demands for food, changing consumer preferences, becoming

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Pitching and Prizes: David Cox Shares His Experience

admin/ May 5, 2018/ Event, Pitch

In October, 2017, David Cox, from Advanced Catering Solutions took part in one of the North Sydney Innovation Network’s regular pitch events. Here’s his summary of what he gained from the experience… I entered the NSIN Pitch Contest. I saw it as an excellent opportunity to practice pitching in front of welcoming and friendly judges and audience. I received some useful advice

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Pitching and Networking: Magical Mix at our April Event

admin/ April 27, 2018/ Event

Xavier Juillard is a University of Technology, Sydney student about to finish his Bachelor of Business with majors in marketing and management. Beside his work at IGA and his internship at North Sydney Innovation Network, Xavier is a keen triathlete currently training for his first Ironman that will take place in Port Macquarie in 2019. (On Twitter: @XavierJuillard) Pitching for

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Mixing Israeli Chutzpah with Chinese Order: New Institute of Technology in China

admin/ March 9, 2018/ Event

Author: Shireen Bernstein is a PhD candidate in Media Psychology with a passion for innovation and technology and how it can improve lives and mental health. Thriving on the varied nature of her academic and professional work, she loves a good run on the beach and her daily dose of chocolate. Shireen is also the Insights and Partnerships Manager for the

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Back to the Futurism with Craig Rispin, a Noted Futurist

admin/ September 25, 2017/ Uncategorized

By Thomas Faria Computers the size of a strand of DNA? 3D printed bridges and houses? Artificial intelligence in the workplace? Craig Rispin gave us a look into his crystal ball over some glasses of mulled wine on a chilly night at WorkInc’s BayTen Espresso. The North Sydney Innovation Network brought together a group of innovators, founders, and supporters to

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