Explore Your High-Tech Ideas And Share In $85,000 At Hybrid World Adelaide

Adelaide, 30 August 2017 – Applications are now open for the Hybrid World Adelaide (HWA) LAB and technology start-ups and entrepreneurs are invited to apply.

The LAB will offer technology entrepreneurs the opportunity to be coached by a number of leaders across business and various technology fields to develop strategies and drive creativity and idea generation to progress concepts or products.

The State Government will contribute $85,000 in funding and provide industry expertise through TechInSA to support the HWA LAB and help entrepreneurs and innovative companies commercialise their ideas.

Entrepreneurs and companies with visionary ideas and projects in any field of technology including, but not limited to, space, agritech, biotech, genomics, robotics, artificial intelligence, data analytics and blockchain, who are at the pre-funding or seed-funded stage are encouraged to apply.

The LAB is looking for smart tech solutions that utilise access to ultra-fast broadband available through the GigCity Adelaide network.

Applications close Tuesday, 12 September. For information and how to apply, visit hybridworldadelaide.org/about/the-lab.

Quotes attributable to Hybrid World Adelaide Creative Director, industry events, Robert Tercek

Hybrid World Adelaide is about all things technology. Whether it’s the latest way to view movies, app commerce, or bio-data, it will bring the very latest news and developments to South Australia.

As part of the five-day event, the Hybrid World Adelaide LAB will be an exciting part of Hybrid World Adelaide’s schedule. It could be a valuable exercise for start-ups looking to move their ideas to development stage and we welcome applicants who are focused on launching new ventures where the digital domain meets the real world.

There’s a massive change happening right in front of us. Digital technology has begun to infuse the world around us, and this process is going to reinvent the way the whole world works.

Quotes attributable to Joe Thorp, Chief Executive, TechInSA

TechInSA is pleased to be involved in Hybrid World Adelaide as an industry partner and collaborator.

This is an opportunity to work with companies from across high-tech sectors who are developing fresh and exciting new ideas using cutting-edge technology to address global markets.

Adelaide provides an inspiring environment for entrepreneurs and events like these prove why. I encourage anyone with a strong tech idea to apply.


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