There's been a lot of chatter in social media about whether and why we require three person teams. You need a team in order to build a company - and our accelerator is focused on building companies to … more
Earlier this year, I was asked to speak at SydStart. Pete Cooper asked me to talk about “How I got to where I am”. Assuming other people are interested in my answer – … more
First, we look for innovative break-through ideas that are addressing a big, globally relevant problem. We’re specifically interested in companies using software solutions delivered on the … more
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We've now finished our three waves of mentors. It's a gruelling experience with the mentors giving the companies lots of RUF (Rough, Unvarnished Feedback).
One company was told that they would … more
Recently, startupsmart.com.au ran a great article talking about failure and it’s positive benefits for start-ups. The piece includes some comments from myself, as well as some prominent figures … more
The Summer 2013 program is history and we’re now recruiting for our Winter 2013 program. With Glenn Smith’s permission, I am sharing portions of an e-mail he wrote after he’d spent … more
As Glenn Smith, one of our mentors, told all the teams in our Summer 2013 program, an idea or invention is not an innovation until it is commercialised. In other words, if you haven’t … more
Ever wondered what happens in the ANZ Innovyz START accelerator program? Here's your chance to find out.
On April 24 2013 (six days after Demo Day), we're going to hold a one-day event. … more
Dr. Jana Matthews - ANZ Innovyz START, Managing Director
We had a lot going on this week. Two companies from the first class were negotiating with investors, and all the companies in the second class … more