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WHY PAUSEFEST? Since “Pause” was a twinkle in the eye of its current self, starting 6 years ago, it has had the unwavering goal of connecting creative, tech and business change makers. It is a festival of innovation, networking and empowerment. Pause helps folks to stay on the pulse of the latest technology and connect...
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Are there ways we can fight back against the growing problem of online hate speech on social media? If we bring together a diverse range of people including activists, experts, victims and past perpetrators, can we develop some early concepts in the space of a few days? Yes! These past few days it was a...
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Last month BlueChilli was a proud prize sponsor of Australia’s national #HealthHack 2016, which was a resounding success. Across hackathon venues in Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Brisbane and Perth, the weekend of 14-16 October saw more than 300 people from diverse professions and backgrounds come together to work on 47 health-related technology challenges. Some of the...
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On Thursday 20th of October, I was amongst 200+ like-minded Product Managers at Melbourne’s Leading the Product conference. An action packed line-up of speakers from around the world sent me away with a book full of notes and my head full of learnings. Here’s 5 learnings that inspired me: 1. Kara De Frias | Director of UX, White House...
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BlueChilli’s GM of Innovation, Colette Grgic was today named the Emerging Leader in Technology at the 2016 Women’s Agenda Leadership Awards. This is a well deserved award for an amazing entrepreneur and leader and a core member of BlueChilli’s leadership team.  Under Colette’s leadership we have built an amazing team of talented people, driven by her vision to transform...
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On International Women’s Day this year, the team at BlueChilli held a little breakfast with our friends from LMBDW, and announced a simple plan to launch a new accelerator program just for women. The champagne glasses clinked, the emails started flying and the corresponding blog by our GM Innovation Colette Grgic seemed to light a...
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I don’t know about you, but I don’t want to live in a world where the business landscape is all developed by the same kind of person with the same types of life experience. That doesn’t seem to be the way to create truly innovative, dynamic solutions. Thankfully, I think we’re going to be saved...
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Initiate48
We’re happy to say we’ve been able to rescue the youth entrepreneur hackathon Initiate 48 which unfortunately lost its venue a few days ago. At Initiate 48, senior high school and undergraduate university student attendees will pitch ideas, form teams and build businesses or social ventures with the guidance of Australia’s top entrepreneurs. On Sunday, attendees...
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hourofcode
For the week beginning 7 December, in more than 1,000 locations in Australia, and 96,000 locations around the world, people will volunteer their time, to teach tens of millions of kids, some of the fundamentals of computer science, or “coding” during Hour Of Code. Learning coding helps kids develop problem-solving skills, logic, and creativity. By starting early, we...
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What more can we do to support the growth of Australia’s future innovation industries? Assistant Minister for Innovation Hon Wyatt Roy MP today announced the launch of Policy Hack, a new initiative in industry policy design to take place on Saturday 17 October in Sydney. “The Federal Government is committed to making innovation a centrepiece...
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