Queensland

EvacuMate

Your only mate that can guess your coordinates.
Team Name: 
SoloBolo

EvacuMate is a friendly Facebook messenger bot, built on a platform that changes how we think about managing natural disasters

Cheap Rent Fast Net

Cheap Rent Fast Internet
Team Name: 
Cheap Rent Fast Net

The Project was to create a service which would match up the best internet with the best location. The service would help people and companies make better decisions on where they want to live and where they could invest in the future.

Your Local Opinion

Your Local Opinion Logo
Team Name: 
Opportunity Farmers

 

Your Local Opinion lets members of the community review and comment on public assets in the community, providing knowledge to others about the different levels of cleanliness, family friendliness, etc. of the asset.

Why we chose this:

Startup Helper

Team Name: 
Hackaroos

It was estimated that 13.1% of the Australian adult population from (18–64) were actively engaged in starting and running new businesses in 2014. This equates to 2.3 million early-stage entrepreneurs. With this Total Entrepreneurial activity Australia is amongst the highest of all developed countries.

Bringing Data to the Table

Team Name: 
Utiliteam

This project is about putting data in the every day objects we interact with so the public can learn and discover about their community without having to look for it. We have focused on furniture for a school setting that displays data about sociology and wildlife to encourage children to observe their daily surroundings and notice the things that are around them.

 

 

JerbsNGrowth

Jobs And Growth
Team Name: 
JBTECH

Combining a bunch of data on national employment vacancies, training outcomes and opportunities, regional business and innovation to show job seekers, employers and young people unsure of their career path as well as employment agencies and policy makers what the world of jobs and growth in Australia looks like.  A tool to help find the role that is right for you in an industry that is full of growth and info on how to bridge any skills gaps. Ambitious but super useful!

DingoPack

Team Name: 
TeamDingo

Our project aims to transform the way people prepare, respond and recover from disasters.  Using our app, you and your family can turn disaster preparation into a fun family activity by preparing your emergency kit, practicing evacuations using customised routes from your location, and setting reminders to update emergency kits regularly.  During a disaster, the app allows you to advise emergency servies that you have activiated your emergency plan and rgister with evacuation shelters.  Once the emergency has passed, you can connect with services and the community to recover in the best po