• Techfugees Australia

    Organisation: Techfugees Australia
    Organisation Type : Grass Roots Organization or Community Network
    Areas of Society Impacted:
    • Work and Employment
    • Health and Wellbeing
    • Participation and Democracy
    • Education and Skills
    • Culture and Arts
    • Finance and Economy
    • Neighbourhood Regeneration
    • Other
    Areas of DSI:
    • Awareness Networks
    • Collaborative Economy
    State: VIC

    Techfugees Australia is the tech community’s response to the current refugee crisis involving a network of concerned individuals who want to help refugees settle happily and more quickly into the Australian community. We’re part of a global movement that started in late 2015 with dozens of events now held around Read more [...]

  • Ballarat GovHack

    Organisation: Ballarat GovHack
    Organisation Type : Grass Roots Organization or Community Network
    Areas of Society Impacted:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    • Participation and Democracy
    • Education and Skills
    • Neighbourhood Regeneration
    Areas of DSI:
    • Open Democracy
    • Open Access

    We ♥ open data! GovHack is an annual ‘hackathon’ competition where participants create things using open data. Teams Teams (which you will form yourselves) work together over 46 hours to explore, mash up, ideate and communicate your concepts. It’s a competition, and there are prizes, but GovHack is a friendly creative environment. The Read more [...]

  • Permablitz Melbourne

    Organisation: Permablitz
    Organisation Type : Grass Roots Organization or Community Network
    Areas of Society Impacted:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    • Energy and Environment
    • Neighbourhood Regeneration
    Areas of DSI:
    • Awareness Networks
    • Collaborative Economy

    Welcome to Permablitz Melbourne – where we get together and have fun learning about, designing and implementing suburban permaculture systems. Our focus is edible gardens, and our ultimate aim is to make the suburbs edible enough such that should food become unaffordable, we don’t even notice. We’re a small volunteer Read more [...]

  • Spacecubed

    Organisation: Spacecubed
    Organisation Type : Social Enterprise
    Areas of Society Impacted:
    • Work and Employment
    • Energy and Environment
    • Other
    Areas of DSI: Funding Acceleration and Incubation

    Mission Spacecubed is a Social Enterprise, designed to support 20,000 Startups, Entrepreneurs and Corporate Innovators by 2025. Our Perth CBD coworking/hotdesking, shared office and collaborative spaces, entrepreneurial hubs, programmes and events move people from ideas to action seamlessly. Our community is tackling some of the big social, environmental and economic Read more [...]

  • TOM: Melbourne Makeathon for Assistive Technology

    Organisation: TOM:Tikkun Olam Makers
    Organisation Type : Grass Roots Organization or Community Network
    Areas of Society Impacted: Health and Wellbeing
    Areas of DSI:
    • New Ways of Making
    • Funding Acceleration and Incubation

    TOM:Melbourne Makeathon for Assistive Technology 28, 29, 30 November 2016 @ Melbourne Swinburne University of Technology – Advanced Manufacturing and Design Centre  453 – 477 Burwood Road, Hawthorn, 3122 TOM:Tikkun Olam Makers is a global movement bringing together people with disabilities and Makers to develop open source assistive technology to address Read more [...]