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Want to work for yourself? Some of the most impactful entrepreneurs started their business in STEM: think SpaceX, Google and WiFi! Meet some of them here! Scroll for STEM + Business role models and mentors.

Liam Ridgeway

Co-founder and director of NGNY, Indigitek & IndigiGig
Liam Ridgeway shares how he combines STEM with entrepreneurship to connect communities.

Yemi Penn

Rail project entrepreneur
Entrepreneur Yemi Penn has worked on all things rail-related in a variety of non-traditional engineering roles.

Joanne Pellew

iWork CEO
Joanne Pellew heads job sites, iWork and Ochre Workforce Solutions with an aim to Close the employment Gap

Vivian Chan

Sparrho CEO
Vivian Chan is the go-getter and entrepreneur that owes her strong start in business to UQ

Alex Post

Solar Thermal
ON Prime is giving PhD student Alex Post the 101 on how to turn a new solar thermal technology into a start-up.

Jesse Arundell

Innovation Whiz
Jesse Arundell is using cutting-edge emerging technologies to bring the future forward.

Nathan Adler

Surf Sense Founder
Nathan Adler’s business, Surf Sense, combines his engineering knowhow with a love for sport.

James Fan

Marketing graduate
A passion for marketing and love of analytics is the perfect combo in business.

Fransiscus Setiawan

Software engineer
Fransiscus Setiawan helps customers do their banking on the go by making the most of wearable technology.

Livia Lam

Innovation solutions manager
Livia Lam brings people together to create smart ideas.

Bella Tipping

Entrepreneur and app developer
"I want to change the way kids travel."

Bronwen Zande

Director Soul Solutions
"You can work in any industry around the world, which is something you don’t really get with other jobs."

Smash the glass ceiling with QUT – register for this event!

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Keen to see more women in STEM fields? Welcome to the club! This National Science Week QUT are smashing the glass ceiling 

Generation Google Scholarships Program Extension for Australia and New Zealand

generation google scholarships program extension ANZ event 2022
Are you studying a tech degree in Aus or NZ? You could be eligible to apply to attend an event hosted by Google, and win prizes!

Earn while you learn with PwC’s Higher Apprenticeship program

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Not keen on uni? PwC's Higher Apprenticeship program is all about building up your business and tech skills while learning on the job and getting paid.