A brand new web site for enterprise startups and entrepreneurs goes reside right now and is designed to develop the tradition, capabilities and capital required to make South Australia a world chief in entrepreneurship.
Minister for Innovation and Expertise David Pisoni stated the Future Industries Alternate for Entrepreneurship (or FIXE) web site, fixe.org.au, had been revamped to satisfy the rising wants of South Australia’s entrepreneurs and startup founders.
“The Marshall Authorities is reworking South Australia into the startup state to create a brand new wave of job alternatives within the industries of the long run,” Minister Pisoni stated.
“Startups referred to as for a central place – a spot – to entry occasions, assist and make connections.
“The web site now has a complete startup listing, and I encourage companies to be sure you are ‘noticed’ by creating an account and begin making connections.
“It’s stuffed with community-lead options, corresponding to an occasion calendar the place you may promote your upcoming occasion, alternative or seminar.
“There’s additionally data on South Australia’s innovation precincts, workspaces, present grants and improvement applications obtainable to underpin startup success.
“It’s important that we proceed to have interaction the neighborhood to make sure the content material is significant and helpful.
South Australia’s Chief Entrepreneur Jim Whalley stated he was pleased with how the startup neighborhood had labored collaboratively on the event of the location.
“The brand new FIXE web site is the place you may join with like-minded folks and buyers to search out alternatives,” Mr Whalley stated.
“For those who’re an entrepreneur and eager to be within the highlight, this website allows us to share your tales, rejoice your achievements and encourage others to offer their concepts a go.”
The FIXE motion plan, developed along with the entrepreneurial neighborhood, outlines targets, strategic instructions and particular actions, starting from fast tasks to longer-term initiatives.
Minister Pisoni stated the plan goals to place the state firmly on the worldwide map and turn into a pacesetter in entrepreneurship, notably in quickly rising future industries corresponding to house, defence and cyber safety.
“With extra innovation in our lives than ever earlier than – extra prevalent this 12 months – we’re working collectively, with various voices, to ship on this imaginative and prescient,” Minister Pisoni stated.
“And thru the 2020-21 Price range, the Marshall Liberal Authorities has invested an extra $13.7 million to assist the state’s analysis and innovation ecosystem.”