Business innovation challenge sparks new collaboration

CSIRO, Western Sydney University and Macquarie University are uniting to deliver the Innovation Districts C19 R&D Challenges (IDC), designed to accelerate businesses working for a better future post-COVID-19. The IDC project is a $3 million …

Western Sydney University and NAB partner on small business support program

Western Sydney University’s Launch Pad business incubator, with the support of National Australia Bank (NAB), has launched the ‘Innovating Through Adversity’ program to assist small businesses cope with the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. Vice-Chancellor …

Western ranked 3rd in the world for social, ecological and economic impact

Western Sydney University has secured its position amongst the world’s top universities, placing an impressive 3rd overall in the 2020 Times Higher Education (THE) University Impact Rankings. The second annual THE University Impact Rankings assesses …

Landcom and Western Sydney University partner on startup program for the property sector

Landcom and Western Sydney University’s Launch Pad Business Incubator have launched an innovative business program, called Urban Futures, tailored to fast-track property industry startups.   Landcom Executive General Manager Matthew Beggs said the three-month Urban …
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Federal Election: Labor promises $7.2m Digital Discovery Centre for WSU Bankstown

Western Sydney University’s new Bankstown campus will get a state-of-the-art Digital Discovery Centre if Labor wins the 2019 federal election. The article was originally published on Canterbury-Bankstown Express, The Daily Telegraph, Author: Lawrence Machado Blaxland …
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Launch Pad kicks off The Global Tech Leader Series with the Managing Director of Amazon Web Services APAC

Western Sydney University Launch Pad presents The Global Tech Leader Series featuring Ed Lenta, Managing Director of Amazon Web Services APACAs part of Launch Pad’s focus to transform Western Sydney to an innovation-driven future
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NAB has partnered with Western Sydney University’s Launch Pad Technology Business Incubator

In a win for Western Sydney’s knowledge economy, National Australia Bank (NAB) has partnered with Western Sydney University’s award-winning Launch Pad Technology Business Incubator. A significant investment in Launch Pad’s innovative projects is just one …

Federal Incubator Funding announced as a boost for local tech start-ups

Western Sydney University’s Launch Pad Technology Business Incubator has been announced as the recipient of a competitive Federal Incubator Funding grant. The Hon. Craig Laundy MP, Minister for Small and Family Business, the Workplace and Deregulation, announced …

Funding boost to Western Sydney University Launch Pad program

The NSW Government has provided Western Sydney University (WSU) funding of $1 million to support greater collaboration between the University and key business sectors, Minister for Industry, Resources and Energy, Anthony Roberts, announced today. Mr …

Innovation Hub Launched

Support for smart tech ideas By Di Bartok A HUB of innovation in cutting-edge technology was officially opened at the Parramatta office of KPMG on the same morning that the council launched its Smart City …