iAccelerate Program is the essential cog in the Illawarra Innovation Ecosystem, which will leverage the Illawarra regions manufacturing based economy into a high-tech industry cluster.
iAccelerate has evolved from deep engagement with local stakeholders to identify the critical components of the Illawarra Innovation Ecosystem and international regional best practice business incubator in Waterloo, Canada.
iAccelerate has a mission to double the pipeline of successful start-ups with deliberate gender inclusion.
The key components to the iAccelerate Program are:
- The UOW Entrepreneur Club (UOW eClub)
- StartPad – Local Ideas Incubator
- The Pitching Plate – Connecting Ideas to Investors