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Music Tech:
Collider Accelerator

QUT Creative Enterprise Australia’s (CEA) Collider Acceleratoris back for 2018, with creative tech startups invited to apply for the opportunity to receive an investment of $30,000! If you have a brillliant music tech idea this is your chance to make it real!

Collider Accelerator provides an intensive three month program designed for those with the spark for creative tech, with an optional two months of support and execution. As part of the initiative, a pre-seed investment of $30,000 will be provided to participants in exchange for 4% equity. Recipients will be coached by world class mentors and learn from domain experts within a like-minded creative community.

Chosen startups will be based at Coterie | 9 - an award winning facility embedded in the Creative Industries Precinct, Kelvin Grove.

Applications close 11.59pm 25 February 2018.

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Key Dates:

  • Applications Open: 22 January 2018
  • Roadshow: 1 February - 22 February 2018
  • Applications Close: midnight 25 February 2018
  • Selection Bootcamp: 19- 20 March 2018
  • Program Commencement: 16 April 2018
  • Demo Day: 5 July 2018
  • Program Concludes: 19 September 2018

Startup Weekend

Interested in launching a startup but unsure where to start?

QUT CEA is also hosting Australia’s only Startup Weekend for creative techs to give you the information need to launch your own business!

The 54 hour event will allow creative techs to join forces with other developers, entrepreneurs and technologists to form real solutions to the world's most pressing issues! Take the chance to meet new people, pitch ideas or a join a team, and launch a business all in one passionate and knowledge fuelled weekend.

Held at QUT CEA’s Creative Industries Precinct, Kelvin Grove from Friday 2 - 8 March 2018

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