The accelerator program is running in two locations. Metro and regional Queensland
FORTITUDE VALLEY, BRISBANE
Run by Advamnce Queensland, The Precinct, located in Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley, brings together Queensland Startups, accelerators, investors and mentors under the one roof.
Providing facilities and co-working space for innovative thinkers, The Precinct helps connect Queensland Startups and create support networks so they can grow and develop.
The Precinct is also an innovation hub for all of Queensland. It has digital and physical links to regional innovation centres and accelerators to create a network of innovators across the state.
The Precinct is already home to some of Queensland’s brightest Startup talent paired with tenants who are established and recognised industry leaders.
TheSPACE Cairns (founded in 2012) is a regional Startup & innovation hub that specialises in educating entrepreneurs and organisations on best practice startup and innovation strategy.
Amongst many awards, the founders were named Innovation Champion’s in 2014 by the Minister of Innovation and Premier of QLD. They were further inducted into the QLD Government Innovation Wall of Fame for their work in building the FNQ startup & innovation ecosystem. In 2015 the team won the SEGRA 2015 challenge and have been working with SEGRA and Charles Sturt University to build startup & innovation ecosystems through Regional Australia.
The team has worked with thousands of entrepreneurs across Australia to help them commercialise their ideas and have developed startup & innovation programs which they deliver across a wide audience, from high school students, SME’s to Government (and everyone in between) across Australia.