TalkiWear Pty Ltd (trading as TalkiPlay) was founded in 2018 to commercialise the opportunities for real-world EdTech learning worldwide. TalkiPlay is built on its existing and growing customer relationships with trusted educational channels (B2B) for initial revenue streams, and to recommend to home market (B2C). All sales to channels & home market will use a negative operating cycle purchased on the TalkiPlay website.
Energy Renaissance (ER) will design, manufacture and sell lithium-ion battery (‘LiB’) storage products optimised for hot climates using technology from industry leader Cadenza Innovations. Production will take place in an advanced manufacturing facility in Darwin with the support of the NT Government. ER will develop additional IP for enhanced heat mitigation packaging. ER partners include the NT Government, UGL Limited, Cadenza, ABB and CSIRO.
Co-Founders: Annette King, Jenny Sutton & Mark Wales
Scale: Penelope Lewin, Vicky Papachristos
Galileo Platforms (Galileo) is a B2B technology company serving the insurance sector. Using blockchain technology, Galileo connects participants in the retail insurance ecosystem to serve their clients in real-time, using one single source of truth about that client and their contracts. The ecosystem participants include distributors, insurers, reinsures, other service providers such as medical providers, car repair shops, airlines, builders and payment gateways.
THERIGHT.FIT is an online marketplace that directly connects creative talent with clients, without the need for a traditional agency. It’s a community of influencers, bloggers, models, actors, photographers, makeup artists, fashion stylists, and more, all in one place.
Scale: Lynne Thornton (Board Director) & Lisa Hennessy (Board Director)
FirstStep is a mobile app that lets Australian automatically invest their loose change from everyday electronic purchases into a diversified group of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) based on their risk appetite.
Born out of the events industry in 2010, ShowGizmo Ltd provides premier apps for events in every industry. The company continually improves and innovates event technology making the experience of managing events easier and more seamless.
Scale: Jenny Petering (Director of Australian subsidiary)
Cognition Therapeutics (“CogRx”) is a clinical stage pharmaceutical company working on the discovery and development of small molecule therapeutics acting on novel targets to halt disease progression and improve symptoms in neurodegenerative disorders.
Founded in 2014, Emily Crisps set out with the aim to provide health-conscious consumers with the opportunity to indulge in ‘guilt-free’ snacking. Growing 500% year on year and making significant in-roads in the healthy snacking sector with over 8,000 distribution points across the UK and overseas to date.
TrademarkVision is at the forefront of a fundamental shift in the trademark and brand protection markets. The Company’s patent-pending image recognition system is quickly changing how trademarks are established and protected by their owners.