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Vivian Chan

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

Jessica Allen

Fuel Cell Crusader
Jessica Allen is commercialising novel fuel cells to make clean, green electricity a reality.

Roisin Parkes

Gumtree CTO
Roisin Parkes, Chief Technology Officer of Gumtree Australia, shares the story of her career in tech.

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.

Taj Pabari

Risk Taker
Taj Pabari is engineering a new educational tablet and passing on his entrepreneurship skills to his fellow students

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.

Mia Alexiou

Director, Subsymbolic Software
Mia Alexiou studied cognitive and computer science before launching her own consultancy.

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."

Why university STEM degrees are more relevant than ever

University STEM degrees
In an uncertain world future, university STEM degrees are more crucial than ever - and not just to land you a job.

Three regional schools are the latest to benefit from STEM industry school partnership program

Three schools in the Illawarra region of NSW will now have their own academy of STEM excellence under the NSW Department of Education’s STEM Industry School Partnerships (SISP) Program.

Why space careers matter in a post-pandemic world

Australia’s space industry began in uncertainty, and – despite bushfires, pandemics and massive change – it will succeed under uncertainty.