Activator is thrilled to welcome nine new teams to our flagship LaunchHUB program.
LaunchHUB is a unique accelerator program designed to support the launch of new enterprises through bespoke resources including coaching, founder education, wellbeing support, and capital.
We are privileged to work with startup coaches who are experienced founders themselves. Guiding the teams through this 12-week intensive are Jeanette Cheah (The Hacker Exchange), Darren Sutton (The Common Purpose Collective) and Luke McCarthy (Tickbox).
Our program also offers a premium co-working space in the CBD and the opportunity to apply for pre-seed funding of up to $25,000.
“I’m excited about the incredible diversity within our newest cohort,” said April Bjork, the Startups Program Coordinator at Activator.
“We’ve enhanced our program framework to make it more outcome-oriented, which will set our teams up for success in achieving milestones and funding.”
LaunchHUB has also introduced a new founder wellbeing coach – James Lolicato (Pride Cup Australia) – who will support our teams on the challenging and stressful journey of being a founder.
“There was an incredible and authentic vibe at our Induction Day," said Paz Pisarski, Community Coordinator at Activator.
"I can’t wait to see the nine amazing startups grow and connect with our supportive Activator startup community,”
Aerospace Systems derive environmental intelligence to enterprise from Satellite Imagery.
Team: Angus Muffati, Matthew Rozek and George Coullopas.
AI on Spectrum helps neurodiverse people to navigate the conventional world via affective education.
Team: Gillian Ong, Anton Polevyy, Kateryna Tsysarenko and Alfredo Job.
Book an Artist is a platform to provide access to the best mural artists.
Team: Gaurav Kawar and Yatin Aggarwal.
DeltaDFX facilitates organisations to achieve better innovation outcomes.
Team: Adela McMurray and Gerrit de Waal
Fictus is a platform that makes fitness intelligent, fun and social.
Team: Joseph Roccisano and Anurag Soin.
Stdy.app is a platform that helps students to find available study locations.
Team: James Cockshott and Kurt Invernon.
Vee Underwear makes bamboo underwear for a healthier, happier hoo-ha.
Team: Emma Rutherford-Ward
VETTER streamlines trainer compliance management.
Team: Joseph Matthews
Workplace Menstruation Project
(Website coming soon)
Workplace Menstruation Project aims to help end period stigma by stocking workplace restrooms with tampons and pads.
Team: William Hornsby
Want to know more about the LaunchHUB program? Find out more here.
Story by Jing Lee.
Acknowledgement of Country
RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business.