Collaborators, Business Partners & Awards
The NuroChek (previously Concussionometer) team: won a place at the prestigious HCF Catalyst Slingshot Technology Accelerator at the start of 2017; has gone on to win government support through Jobs for NSW MVP program and the Global Connections Fund Bridging Grant; won Investible’s AngelPitch Masterclass; presented at TEDx Sydney as part of the St. George KickStart competition, TechCrunch Startup Battlefield Australia; and won the 2018 Everything IoT and iSino Global Entrepreneurship Competitions.
HCF Catalyst is a 12-week accelerator program aimed at turning health tech businesses into long-term profitable ventures. The NuroChek (Concussionometer) was one of 10 tech businesses chosen in the 2017 accelerator program.
The Slingshot Accelerator program provides seed capital, a 12 week mentor-driven program and support to help startup succeed. Slingshot supplies large corporates with world-class innovation programs by providing programs that bring corporates together with small disruptive startups and entrepreneurs who are building innovative and potentially market changing technologies.
iGlobal Sino-Australia Innovation and Entrepreneurship Comp – The first UNSW Torch Startup Competition is co-hosted by UNSW and Tsinghua University. Winners attended China’s annual national innovation and entrepreneurship conference and get support from Shanghai’s Yangpu district government and the UNSW team.
TechCrunch Battlefield Australia – The exposure that comes from pitching to the global TechCrunch audience as well as distinguished technologists, entrepreneurs, and investors live in Australia was a feature of this international competition.
Everything IoT – The largest showcase of IoT start-ups in Australia, up to 20 companies had the opportunity to display, demo and present their innovations for the duration of the two-day Summit. 11 nominees were shortlisted to pitch their business ideas to the judging panel.
CeBIT – The renowned PitchFest returned in 2018 to give ten CeBIT StartUp exhibitors the opportunity to pitch their product to an experienced panel of judges in front of a large audience of fellow start-ups, investors and potential customers. Headsafe was a Finalist and popular audience choice for best pitch.