Meet the Innovator: Jeannette McGill

Meet the Innovator:  Jeannette McGill

For our final Meet the Innovator for 2018 we were lucky to be joined by Jeannette McGill, Head of Telstra Mining Services, as our guest innovator. It was a great discussion where she shared her thoughts on the importance of fostering a culture of innovation, shared insights from her experience building teams, and gave tips for ways startups can connect to big corporates.

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CORE Showcasing Resourceful Innovation at West Tech Fest

CORE Showcasing Resourceful Innovation at West Tech Fest

As Australia’s first resources and energy sector focused innovation hub, CORE is a proud supporter of West Tech Fest, WA's annual celebration of the APAC startup ecosystem.

During the week CORE will host events bringing the sectors’ innovators and leaders together as we showcase cutting edge technology being developed in resources and energy, look to the future with Lithium Valley and explore new ways to build innovation networks.

Understanding the State of Play in Mining - complete the survey

Understanding the State of Play in Mining - complete the survey

The biennial Innovation: State of Play mining survey is the largest of its kind in the world, with 800+ senior executives participating in 2017. 

The 2018 survey is now open and industry is strongly encouraged to have your say. The survey takes a strategic level approach to innovation, an provides insights to help uncover the impediments and success factors driving innovation across the industry supply chain.

CORE Supporting Export Excellence

CORE Supporting Export Excellence

As Australia’s only resources focussed innovation hub, CORE is pleased to support the WA Industry and Export Awards celebrate and recognise local resources and energy companies who are impacting innovation in the sector globally.

Congratulations to Como Engineers for winning the Minerals, Energy & Related Services (MERS) category and also to CORE Member Blue Ocean Monitoring for winning the Environmental Solutions award.

Gastech: global platform to showcase startup's technology

Gastech: global platform to showcase startup's technology

Mukesh Patel, Founder and CEO of CORE Startup member Visual Intellect, was selected to participate in NERA’s Global Pathways program culminating in participating as an exhibitor at NERA’s first ever Australian Pavilion at Gastech 2018, Barcelona. Check out his experience showcasing his technology on a global stage.

Chironix Announced as second CORE Start Award recipient

Chironix Announced as second CORE Start Award recipient

Perth-based technology company Chironix have been selected as the winner of the second CORE Start Award. The award was announced as part of CORE’s second anniversary celebrations on Thursday 23 August 2018 by NERA CEO Miranda Taylor.

Chironix works across Robotics, Machine Learning, Data Engineering and Cloud. They apply robotics capability to industry, integrating sensors and other technical solutions to highly mobile robots to solve client problems. Chironix co-creates with their clients from idea inception through to procurement, and on the implementation of these solutions through a series of trials and workplace integrations.

CORE Start Info Session & Open Coworking Day

CORE Start Info Session & Open Coworking Day

Minimising overheads and maximising connections is critical for early stage and emerging technology startups. The ‘CORE Start’ award provides promising resources tech startups with 3 months of co-working at CORE coupled with facilitated industry connections and support to grow their business. A briefing session was provided for companies interested in applying for Round 2 of the Award.

Meet the Innovator: Terry Stinson

Meet the Innovator: Terry Stinson

Our guest Innovator for July was Terry Stinson, former CEO and currently Non-executive Director of Orbital Corporation Pty Ltd., Non-Executive Chairman of Talga Resources and Non-Executive Chairman of Carnegie Clean Energy. Terry is an engaging storyteller who shared his insights on a variety of topics and provided attendees with a wealth of advice and encouragement to succeed.