Australia’s first startup accelerator for the creative industries

The new Collider Accelerator Program running for more than a year inQueensland, Australia targets ventures involved in areas such as “wearable technology, virtual and augmented reality, 3D printing, robotics, games, interactive content, music tech, IoT, film and digital media”. The accelerator was launched by Queensland University of Technology’s Creative Enterprise Australia fund, which invests up … Continue reading Australia’s first startup accelerator for the creative industries

Mobility fund for global networking of creative entrepreneurs

Within the framework of Creative Tracks, the Roberto Cimetta Fund is launching an open call for travel grants from 7th March to 7th April 2017. Individual cultural entrepreneurs living and working in the Euro-MENA geographical zone can apply for travel grants to destinations all over the world. Priority is given to cultural entrepreneurs living and … Continue reading Mobility fund for global networking of creative entrepreneurs

Cultural Accelerator Learning Space in Cape Town

The African Arts Institute based in Cape Town, South Africa has launched in 2015 a program called Cultural Accelerator which engages 17 arts entrepreneurs from 10 different communities within the greater Cape Town community. As part of the program, they have created the “Learning Space” concept as "a space for peer reflection, collaborative learning and … Continue reading Cultural Accelerator Learning Space in Cape Town