We offer a structured approach enabling sidestep many of the common failures entrepreneurs experience. Our intensive program enables decide whether you have something of value or not, in a few weeks.
To enable solve problems in the real world, whilst empowering people succeed in business within and across countries !
Startups is a difficult area with low rates of success. Our mission is to create leaders that push through to success.
A structured approach to creating and scaling startups, avoiding common failures made by entrepreneurs!
Our people are across the world, from founders to mentors and investors. We thrive on positive and enthusiastic energies.
Scaling can be done in various ways, sometimes involves going back to the drawing board to re-model some aspect of the business. We will workshop with you the best way to achieve this, and, work with you to implement it.
We enable startups explore the Australian market. A number of programs exist to do this. Startups need to qualify for these programs. The current program provides benefits as below.
We enable startups explore the Indian market.
We run 2 cohorts a year, details here. If in case we not currently accepting applications, you can get on our mailing list to be notified of future ones.
Projects looking for passionate and energetic co-founders are listed below. Aim is to develop a startup with innovative ideas in a structured manner.
The below wish to create/scale their startup into India. They are looking for co-founders to do so.
Culture of late payment of invoices is a global one, affecting sellers & buyers everywhere. In Australia alone, this is estimated to be $7B, with the domino effect on the economy being $115B. A solution here has been trialled out manually and the founder would like to now create a startup to address this problem.
Asthma affects 235 million people worldwide. According to the WHO, treatment and effective management of asthma can save lives. Airli provides real time location based Air Quality Health data for asthma sufferers.Airli
Finding talented beauty professionals is not always easy. Weddings, festivals and other events make it even more difficult. FindBookBeauty is an online platform connecting talented beauty professional to brides and others. It enables increase their customer base by making them bookable through an online platform.FindBookBeauty.com
Helena is a lawyer, who has worked in the area of invoicing & payments in the finance industry. Her legal background aids her in all the paperwork & processes involved. She is also a social entrepreneur striving to make the world a better place.
Being a satellite engineer, Jacob has extensive experience in the space industry. Wanting to apply this knowledge & experience to the health industry, he has brought together researchers & others from many diverse domains towards the Airli solution.
Coming from a corporate finance background, she discovered the need for FindBookBeauty as a makeup artist herself, something she did as a hobby. Making her hobby her passion drives her to take FindBookBeauty to the next level, which is, entering India.
Competition conducted in association with, Forum for Innovation Incubation Research & Entrepreneurship, Goa.
Applicants are expected to be a team of people. You may apply as an individual, in this case, we will match you to work in a team that fits you. Ideal team may constitute a business person, a tech person and a domain expert.
Successful applicants will be given FREE a 3-month incubation/acceleration program, a sample of which is listed here. This program is towards creating/scaling a startup, and, will be offered from July to September 2020. During this time, applicants will have the opportunity to engage with founders in Australia/US.
Competition finals will be held in Sep. 2020. Successful teams with significant progress in their business will then formally form the startup venture in India.
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This program creates and scales startups into India for those that have an idea, or, have an existing startup, respectively.
We take the approach that successfully creating or scaling a startup into another country is not simply introducing stakeholders & partners, but, going that extra mile in creating a local Indian team that is passionate about the startup and will work together across countries in finding the best fit. What works in one country may not necessarily work in another country. We believe our 3 month incubation & acceleration programs offer the teams across countries to come to a common ground, work things out, and, find the best path forward towards success.
In both cases, we will enable create a team, incubate or accelerate as required, and, launch into India.
Primarily, you need to have an idea or startup that is solving a BIG problem, or, tapping into a BIG opportunity in the market place AND that it can be scaled globally. There are few other things we look for as well. The application form requests for more information that is used to assess your application.
In total, the program duration is about 15-16 months.
Incubation/Acceleration is done with teams across countries. The sample incubation program is here. As is understandable this will be tweaked for each startup, as required. A similar acceleration program also exists.
Our recent cohort is below for information and reference.
Power shortages in India are common! Backup generators are huge and expensive and, of course, not commonplace. Today we need electricity at the minimum to charge our phones! This startup will enable Indian homes harness freely available solar energy to generate electrical power in our homes.
Substantial amount of time is wasted when people wait in lines for services. This startup will allow people to wait in queues from their mobile, enhancing productivity for all.
In today's fast paced world, who takes care of those who get older? Seniors are increasingly staying alone and do not have any support systems in place to assist them. They have numerous needs from medical to paying the bills to simple companionship. Do you have an idea using technology to solve problems in this area?
Reducing pollution is a priority for the planet! Making mass transport electric is the way towards a better future. Attempts to make autoriskshaw's electric have proved limiting. Here's technology that hopes to revolutionise this industry.
The BlueVolt team have over 50 combined years of experience in the solar and energy industries, with over 20 patents and several solar world records between them. They have dedicated their lives to the proliferation of solar power throughout the world!
Extensive experience in application of technology to create business value by increasing efficiency/effectiveness of operations and reducing risk
Board member of an aged care provider. Experienced Project Manager in the information technology and services industry, with a special interest in supporting senior citizens using technology. Currently involved in ventures using machine learning and artificial Intelligence for aged care solutions.
With a strong educational background in Environmental Engineering, Material Science and Chemical Engineering, Gautam manages a research lab at UNSW. Gautam has worked in India & Australia, as well as, founded a few e-commerce platforms. He is passionate about the electric motor industry