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CORE Brisbane: Meet the Innovator & Startup Exchange

  • Fishburners, The Capital L2, 155 Queen Street Brisbane City, QLD, 4000 Australia (map)

CORE Innovation Hub is excited to bring our entrepreneur, collaboration and innovation culture to the resources and energy hub of Brisbane. For our first event in the Sunshine State we are partnering with Unearthed to bring you our signature Meet the Innovator and Startup Exchange series, providing the opportunity to engage with the best in Brisbane’s resources tech community. 

Startup Exchange sees cutting edge startups showcase to industry in an expo style format allowing you to get up close as they demonstrate their technology. 

Exhibiting startups include: SiteSee 3D processing and visualisation solutions, Quantum Geology artificial intelligence system for gold exploration, Universal Field Robotics autonomous field robots with industrial-scale capabilities, PETRA Data Science solutions for real-time predictions and optimisations and Canaria continuous biometric monitoring system and winner of a NASA Space Apps Challenge best hardware application, now being adapted for mining from the space sector.

CORE’s Meet the Innovator connects you to innovators in the resources and energy sector, sharing insights about their business, professional journey and global opportunities. It is your opportunity to ask questions and meet some of the brightest minds in the sector. 

Our guest Innovator is David Camerlengo, General Manager, Unearthed Accelerator. 


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David Camerlengo is the new General Manager of Unearthed’s accelerator program in Brisbane, helping promising founders bring new technology products to global markets and work with industry leaders  to drive the digital transformation of the resources and energy sector.

David is the former Trade & Investment Commissioner to North America for the Queensland Government, having been based in Houston and responsible for the State’s commercial engagement in the region. During this time, David helped hundreds of startups and SMEs scale and grow in America as part of delivering the Advance Queensland innovation agenda internationally.

David is passionate about Australia’s entrepreneurs and represents Queensland on the board of the Open Worldwide Innovation Network (OWIN) to create global pathways for Queensland companies. He also was a board member of the Australian American Chamber of Commerce in the USA.

We are delighted to have Alex Moss, CEO and Head Designer at startup Canaria and graduate of the Unearthed Accelerator 2017 lead the Q&A with David.  


5:30 pm – Startup Exchange & networking

6:30 pm - Meet the Innovator David Camerlengo

7:30 pm - Networking

This event includes drinks and networking.

·      Tickets are $25

·      This series is FREE for CORE Members. Become a member today.

Join us again on Friday 13 July CORE Skills Bootcamp Brisbane: Turning Data into Value and Unearthed Brisbane, resources and energy hackathon.

During the day on Friday, CORE Skills will run a bootcamp combining curated content, self-driven, active learning with the power of group learning to lead in-depth discussions and insights on how your organisation maximises the value of its data. CORE Skills Bootcamp Brisbane: Turning Data into Value is part of CORE Skills innovative learning series. Register now.

On Friday night, Unearthed Brisbane kicks off with a fourth hackathon in the city over the weekend of 13-15 July with real-world industry challenges. See the power of innovators in action. Register now as observer or participant.