Monthly Archives: July 2014

Generation Entrepreneur – Runner-up at #sydswedu 2014

Team Name: Generation Entrepreneur – High School Entrepreneurship education like never before Team Members: Victor Zhong, Alex Luo, SQ Wong, Richard Olsen Team Generation Entrepreneur were the youngest team at Sydney SWEDU 2014 and won the overall runners up prize. They also won the special prize for the best social venture sponsored by Social Ventures Australia Checkout […]

Generation Entrepreneur

Edumal – Pitch Deck for #sydswedu 2014

Team Name: Edumal – Together we enrich the lives of dogs and dog owners around the world. Team Members: Omar Anzur, Suzanne Clarke, Daniel Kroshakov, Luke Schoen, Richard Olsen Edumal was judged as the “pitch and answer to questions” exemplar by our judges. Omar who is a serial entrepreneur, has been previously trained at muru-D and ANZ Innovyz START […]


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Penny Drop – Pitch Deck for #sydswedu 2014

Team Name: Penny Drop – Making it fun and rewarding for young people to save Team Members: Paul Chang, Oliver Mitchell, Alexandra Wu, Daphne Chong, David Murphy, Joseph Hilsberg, Amelia Walkley, Juan Caraza, Sa Higgs Checkout photos from Sydney SWEDU 2014: Friday Pitch Night & Team Formation Satuday Mentor Sessions Sunday Demo Night & Winners Penny Drop […]

Roleplayce – Winner of #sydswedu 2014

Team Name: Roleplayce – The online space to roleplay for career development. Team Members: Olga Kozar, Kirra Bambey, Alexandre Girard, Young Oh, Dan O’Reilly, Jeff Mesina, Aura Serrano Over all winner of the best educational startup at Sydney SWEDU 2014 Also won the prize for the best gamified vocational education venture sponsored by Intersective Checkout […]



Meet the Sydney SWEDU 2014 Teams – How far have they progressed?

The First Australian Startup Weekend Education was a massive success! For the statisticians among us, here are the raw numbers: • Over 100 attendees came to the Friday night pitches. • 60 were SWEDU participants. Rest were viewers. • 25 participants pitched on the night. • 10 teams were formed. • 4 teams have already begun the startup formation process. […]