Entrepreneurship is alive and well in Adelaide, with some of these fast rising stars having been involved in a variety of programs that form part of the South Australian entrepreneurial ecosystem, of which the Entrepreneurship, Commercialisation and Innovation Centre is a part of.
South Australia has seen an explosion in the ecosystem of support for entrepreneurs over [...]

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Director of the ECIC, Noel Lindsay was featured in this months’ CPA magazine INTHEBLACK.
Talking of his business and academic background, Noel’s passion ior Innovation, entrepreneurship and helping others set up businesses is evident.
For the full article please refer to the INTHEBLACK article.

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Students Philip Curran and Lisa Chao together as Energy from Waste (EFW), have taken out top prize in the 2013 Australian e-Challenge. Presented at the Gala Awards Dinner at the Wine Centre of Australia on 1 November, Philip and Chao also took out the People’s Choice Award and the Adelaide Airport Limited, Clean Tech Award.

EFW [...]

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The Entrepreneurship, Commercialisation and Innovation Centre (ECIC), together with the University of Adelaide Environment Institute, and Centre for Energy Technology, invite you to attend a public lecture on ‘Experts in Sustainable Development: ‘Cents and Sustainability – Is there still a first mover advantage for South Australia?‘
Date: November 14th 2013
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Venue: Napier G04, Napier [...]

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On 4 October 2013, Adelaide is playing host to the SouthStart, Startup Business Conference and Expo, as a part of what’s known as the ‘Start up Spring Festival’ – a 3 week Australia wide an event aimed at celebrating and promoting the tech startup community in Australia.
Held at the Adelaide Festival Centre, the expo will [...]

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The Australian eChallenge Venture Showcase was held on Wednesday 28th of August in Bonython Hall. The stunning hall had a festive air with the band JC Jazz playing and the 28 semi-finalist teams eager for questions and comments as they showcased their concepts.
The teams reported that the feedback they received helped crystallise their ideas and [...]

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Noel Lindsay, ECIC Director, has been involved in a national project exploring the use of technology to assist young people with disabilities to enter the workforce.
Lead by the University of South Australia’s Associate Professor Denise Wood, the Digital Enterprise: Pathways to Education and Employment for Young People with Disabilities project has received major funding from the Department [...]

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Congratulations to ECIC graduate Stephanie Newell who has been invited to join the Golden Key International Honour Society.
The Society recognises the top 15% of graduating university students, and the invitation is a testament to Stephanie’s talent and hard work.
Stephanie says:
“The Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Entrepreneurship gave me the opportunity to study, work with and [...]

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Do you live in Adelaide? The University of Adelaide and the Adelaide City Council invites you (or a representative from your community) to participate in a 90 minute discussion to define what ‘community‘ means to you. The study will investigate Adelaide’s community networks, resources and complexities.
The information gathered during the study will contribute to a research project [...]

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Congratulations to Charlie Hargroves on winning the James McWha Award of Excellence.
This award has been named in honour of Professor James McWha AO, Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of Adelaide 2002 – 2012, in recognition of his significant contribution to the advancement of the alumni relations program during his leadership. It recognises outstanding alumni [...]

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