Friday 24th August saw the Australian subsea industry celebrating the tenth annual Australian Subsea Industry Awards, of which CORE Innovation Hub was a proud sponsor of the New Enterprise category. CORE warmly welcomes Blue Ocean Monitoring to the CORE Community.
The Finalists for the 30th WA Industry and Export Awards were announced at CORE today at an event attended by award applicants and sponsors. CORE is a proud sponsor of the Awards which honour and acknowledge Western Australian businesses achieving success in international trade in a range of sectors.
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 hosted a briefing for an International Media Visit (IMV) of leading African journalists coordinated by the Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade (DFAT) recently. CORE provided a briefing on ways our hub is impacting mining innovation culture and hosted a guest panel discussion on women in mining.
Our Meet the Innovator Series connects the CORE community with some of the brightest minds in the industry. Our guest innovator for August was Philip Christensen of global engineering software giant Bentley Systems discussed his journey, from founding Formation Design Systems to selling and becoming the Senior Vice President of Bentley Systems
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.
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.
Rebecca Kerr, General Manager of Technology for Roy Hill was our guest innovator for June. The discussion was facilitated by Susan Kreemer Pickford, General Manager of Engineers Australia. Rebbecca shared her insights on how to set up an innovative culture and capability set, noting the need for strong direction and consistent leadership to ensure success.
CORE Innovation Hub received funding from METS Ignited during Round 1 of their Collaborative Project Funds. Have a look at the case study on our work driving collaboration and the commercialisation of innovation in Western Australia and on a national level.
In this interview and Q&A, Thor discusses how hardware and software development are crucial for mining, how to procure talent for your business, and how to gain mass funding by non-traditional means. You can view the full interview thanks to our Media Partner Niche Interview.
CORE member Soter Analytics has been chalking up progress in the highly competitive, complex world of wearable tech. Through their CORE membership they've been introduced to people who could assist them grow. Read more about Soter's technology and their partnership with CORE in these articles from Startup News and Mining Global.
Congratulations to our Skills Catalyst, Sophie Hancock, on her recent board appointment to Director at Earth Sciences Western Australia (ESWA).
ESWA is a consortium of universities, the CSIRO, Minerals Industry partners, Oil and Gas Industry partners and other public and private organisations formed in 2003 to support teachers in Earth Sciences.
CORE are proudly sponsoring the WA Industry and Export Awards, Minerals Energy and Related Services category. The Awards honour the dedication, ingenuity and business acumen of WA’s best across 18 award categories.
We were fortunate to joined by Eric Jas, founder of Atteris as our guest Innovator for April. It was a great conversation with Eric sharing his advise and experience on persistence, team building and continual learning and improvement. You can view the full interview thanks to our Media Partner Niche Interview.
Startups can now better connect to our network through our Startup Partnership. A Startup Partnership provides you and your team direct access to the resources innovation ecosystem along with expertise and support from industry, government and academia through the CORE network, programs, events and special offers.
Sophie Hancock shares her experience reframing redundancy as career sustainability, and her career strategies for retention of diversity, including through the parenthood years.