Last night saw the end of PAX Australia 2016 and the close of Melbourne International Games Week Well what a week. From #SheHacks to Unite, GCAP to Zero Latency, and the big finale... PAX! What a year 2016 was. There were a few changes to PAX this year and we didn't have the pleasure of … Continue reading Levelled Up!
Hack out Melbourne's climate, catch the action at SheMakes, and kick of Melbourne International Games Week with GCAP Melbourne seriously has it all; hackathons, conferences, festivals, conventions, and a WHOLE WEEK dedicated to video games. Last Friday, I started a busy week with Climate-KIC's 24 hour international hackathon. I know, who "starts a week" on … Continue reading Climathon takes off heading into #MIGW16
What an electrifying time we had at LAB-14 for MEI & Powershop's Energy Hack 2016 The puns were ablaze, the hashtags were trending, and ideas flew like sparks of electricity. Last weekend, LAB-14 and the Carlton Connect Initiative played host to one of the first energy-focused hackathons. Drawing together the combined power of The University … Continue reading “You better shape up” cause we need some ENERGY
It's here! It's the final day of the Melbourne Accelerator Program, and with it, my final day at Black AI I had an incredible startup journey. Gathering together an awesome team, building a company, and even taking it to the global stage. I met a whole bunch of amazing people, learned a tonne of skills … Continue reading Melbourne’s Hackathon Queen is moving on
In the words of Fredde, "Put Your Hands Up for Detroit Melbourne"... cause this city is awesome! There's so much happening in this amazing place so I thought I'd take a moment to recap some hackathons and talk Melbournianism Yes, I totally just made that word up, Melbourianism (now let's make it a thing). Onto other … Continue reading “I love this city”
Girls bring your toys... I mean code! The lovely ladies at Girl Geek Academy bring you a girls only hackathon. So what's it like, and is it a good idea? You will often hear conversations around "women in IT", "girls in STEM", "diversity in tech" and many other similar phrases. Well, this hackathon is aimed … Continue reading #SheHacks Girl hack
I haven't written a post in a while, and for good reason... I've been snowed under with my startup. So what's it like working in the startup world? Well it's a lot of work... hence the lack of blog posts. Honestly though, I would love to be physically snowed under right now and not just … Continue reading The life of a startup