Upstart Challenge – Geelong2019-05-07T15:38:15+10:00
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Our flagship program. The Upstart Challenge is our entrepreneurship ideas challenge, accelerator and mentoring program for secondary school students. With our partners’ support, we encourage and inspire them all to have a go, to develop critical thinking skills and connections, and to discover their inner changemaker.

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4 days ago

Upstart Challenge

We're super duper excited to be a finalist in the Geelong Business Excellence Awards We wouldn't be in this position without the hard work of the Upstart team and all our sponsors, supporters, schools and most importantly the students - Geelong's young entrepreneurs and changemakers of the future! ... See MoreSee Less

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1 week ago

Upstart Challenge

We were excited to see FingerTech pitching their sign language interpretation platform at the Jiangsu-Victoria Startup Summit this week.
Upstart Challenge participants Jade and Olivia from Belmont High School pitched their similar Silent Hands app for people with hearing impairments back in 2016 #aheadofthecurve
Here’s Jade Collins pitching and with fellow 2016 teams learning about AI and haptics at Deakin. #youngentrepreneurs #technology #solvingproblems
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3 weeks ago

Upstart Challenge

Got to build a hologram at work today! Getting ready for the GirledWorld Youth Summit this weekend with City of Greater Geelong Regional Victoria Living Runway Make sure you come along and check out the finished product! ... See MoreSee Less

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3 weeks ago

Upstart Challenge

A great video about our amazing city! We're very pleased to work in such a cool place #cleverandcreativePresenting our new video celebrating Geelong as a clever and creative city offering diverse opportunities for investment and development.

The video highlights the many advantages of investing in Geelong and our bright future as a collaborative, innovative, design-focused city.

Contact us to discuss getting a copy for your own corporate presentations. ecodev@geelongcity.vic.gov.au
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