UTS Startups Awards

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UTS Business School (Building 8)

Chau Chak Wing Auditorium

14-28 Ultimo Road

Ultimo, NSW 2007


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Tickets to the UTS Startups Awards 2019 are now sold out! Feel free to join our waitlist and you will be notified if a ticket becomes available to you.

It's that time of year again! Our second annual UTS Startups Awards showcasing UTS's best startup talent is coming up on Wednesday 6 November 2019.

What does this mean for you?

If you're looking for some inspiration to launch your own startup or find a problem to solve, this is your opportunity to see the greatest hustlers and most inspiring founders in our startup community, along with the most original startups and ideas coming out of UTS!

UTS Startups Awards Finalists

With nominations closed for 2019, we're excited to share with you the incredible UTS startups who have been shortlisted to go for gold on the night and will be pitching in front of key ecosystem and industry members, other founders, potential investors and the UTS student community:

Most Investible Startup

Most Original Startup (Ideas)

Most Original Startup (Established)

Best Application of Research

Best Social Enterprise

Hustler of the Year

Community Morale Award

Most Inspiring Award

Fastest-growing Startup

People's Choice Award

To be announced on the night.

UTS Faculty Awards

  • Most supportive faculty

  • Most represented faculty

Prize Suite

  • $3000 cash prize for one of our startups

  • An exclusive day at Canva that money can’t buy for all winners

  • A 12-month CRIISP Premium subscription to suprercharge your capital raise with powerful tools to be investor-ready and to accept offers for investment seamlessly. Plus, an exclusive EDM exposé to over 29,000 investors globally with Wholesale Investor (valued at $8,150)

  • A comprehensive startup branding package with Popdot Media (valued at $1490). Includes brand consultation, design and logo kit.

  • Three one-hour branding strategy sessions with Popdot Media (valued at $290 each)

  • A 12-month legal advice subscription from LegalVision (valued at $1788)

  • Nine one-year Web Hosting and Domain Name Packages from VentraIP (valued at $242 each)

  • A 25-hour software development package with IDEAQU (valued at @1250).

  • A 6-hour Prototyping Consultation Package with UTS Rapido (valued at $1000)

  • Social media consultation and mentoring package with the Director of Social Garden

  • Coaching session with CEO James Tilbury and three months of hot-desking at EnergyLab

  • Startup mentoring sessions with BlueChilli team

  • Tailored 1-hour Cicada Immersion Tour at Cicada Innovations

  • One-on-one crowdfunding consultation with ReadyFundGo

  • Startup t-shirt package by Mr T Studios (valued at $484).

  • A one-year subscription to software prototyping tool Axure RP Team Edition (valued at $867)

  • One-year Magic Mobile subscription (valued at $450)

  • Three $100 gift certificates from CostSmart services to redeem on marketing material such as print, apparel and branded goods

  • Minimum Viable Planning cards developed by MVP Method (valued at $40 each)


5.00pm: Registrations open, drinks and nibbles, "The little e-ship" (child-minding) drop-off

6.00pm: Acknowledgement of country and introduction

6.15pm: Awards pitches and judging commences

8.05pm: Networking

*Collect children from "The little e-ship" (child-minding) by 8:45 pm.

8:45pm: After party

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UTS Business School (Building 8)

Chau Chak Wing Auditorium

14-28 Ultimo Road

Ultimo, NSW 2007


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