Tag: startup

Hacking Panacea – Re-designing Hackathons

It’s no secret that I am a hackathon evangelist. Since attending my first hackathon, GovHack, in 2014 I have been fascinated by the adrenalin rush and have followed the holy grail of hacks for 18 months. As my friend, Nicole Williamson , says – I’ve ‘drunk the kool-aid’. It seems to me that I’m not alone,…

Innovation Nation here we come

Twas just like the night before Christmas with the startup, entrepreneur and innovation ecosystem eagerly awaiting the Turnbull Government’s #InnovationStatement released today at 12.30pm AEST. We put out the cookies and milk, and we cleared the chimney of our battered expectations as we awaited the news that its our time for the Innovation Nation to…

The Spirit of StartUp Bus

I’m a recently awakened entrepreneur. My journey started with a prod from my friend Nicole Williamson (a goddess and mentor of tech and startup) in 2014 to check in to tech and start up events, it changed my life. I found my people and I have never looked back. The spirit of start up is intoxicating, it…