Meet the 2020 Accelerator Startups

Watch the 2020 Accelerator Launch Day

On Thursday 16 July, SPARK Deakin (Deakin University’s key entrepreneurship program) hosted our very first virtual Startup Accelerator Launch. With over 120 attendees, the evening was filled with pride as the 2020 startups introduced themselves. 
In this video you’ll be
acquainted with the 13 new founders joining our accelerator cohort for 2020.  
We hope you enjoy re-living the experience. 

 
Event Proceedings 
Welcome from Program Manager Daizy Maan  
Special Message from Deakin University Vice Chancellor Iain Martin  
Startup introductions and Q&A facilitated by Startup Coaches Olga Hogan and Lisa Galbraith
SPARK Deakin History and Purpose,
Svetha Venkatesh, Co-director of Applied Artificial Intelligence Institute (A²I²) and Founder of SPARK Deakin 
Mentor Video featuring Ivan Tandyo CEO of Navanti Holdings & Founder of The 11th Space, Daniel Steen, UX specialist and creative problem solver, Kaja Antlej, Deakin University Lecturer & Researcher and Isaac Jeffries Accelerator Lead at The Difference Incubator & SPARK Deakin Startup Ideation Coach. 
Dance off to end the night right 🕺💃

Get in touch with the accelerator startups

The teams this year (alphabetical order)

#GoKindly

#GoKindly

David & Laura Conti
JUC SURF

JUC SURF

Filip Stojcevski, James Randall, & Andreas Hendlmeier 
Lemonade Social

Lemonade Social

Arz Bhatia, Kritarth Chhabra, & Chris Lahaye
One Love Australia

One Love Australia

Jamal Elsheikh & Joel Buncle
Samytronix

Samytronix

Samuel Alexander, Manjeeve Sookram, & Nicholas Patrick