UOW Pitch

Our 2016 UOW Pitch Winners are...

Staff

Winner ($6,000) – Celeste Coltman, Dr Deirdre McGhee & Professor Julie Steele with Better bras for women with large breasts
Runner Up ($4,000) – Dr Abheek Basu, Saber Mostafavian & Kishan Kariippanon with Suicide Proof Ceiling Fan
Best Pitch ($2,000) – Dr Robert Gorkin & Dr Alfred Chidembo with Aussie Books for Zim
Encouragement Award ($1,000) – Dr Prashan Premaratne with Hit-and-miss engine based dual axial flux generator
Encouragement Award ($1,000) – Associate Professor Kate Senior & Laura Grozdanovski with Life Happens
Encouragement Award ($1,000) - Dr Haibo Xie & Professor Zhengyi Jiang with Novel desktop two-high micro asymmetrical rolling mill
 

Undergraduate Students

Winner ($6,000) – Sam Noakes with Drone Surveillance & Commercialisation In RMS
Runner Up ($4,000) – Tor Gjerde with The compact portable charger: MOJO+
Best Pitch ($2,000) – James Sherley & Harrison Hall with CERCLE
Encouragement Award ($1,000) – Kihan Garcia-Clarkson & George Harriman with Fliight
Encouragement Award ($1,000) – Josh Brown, Charles d'Artagnan, Johanna Steriovski & Andrew Rickatson with SKYHUD
Encouragement Award ($1,000) - Karolina Ristevski with StageIt
 

Postgraduate Students

Winner ($6,000) – Ben Coman with The HALO
Runner Up ($4,000) – Yi Guo with A membrane assisted liquid desiccant air conditioning
Best Pitch ($2,000) – Saber Mostafavian & Sao Ian (Marco) Leong with SOOMA
Encouragement Award ($1,500) – Alex Nagle, Zhi Chen, Jianfeng Li, Charles Hamilton & Yan Zong with Bioink
Encouragement Award ($1,500) - Kye Adams with Project AIRSHIP
 

UOW Pitch 2016 Mercury Article  (4/10/2016)   

Bright Ideas turn to reality with UOW Pitch Compt UOW article (6/10/2016)


iAccelerate Scholarship Nominations

POWER-PAVER - Md Shahriar Hossain, Motasim Billah & Professor Jung Ho Kim
Suicide Proof Ceiling Fan - Dr Abheek Basu, Saber Mostafavian & Kishan Kariippanon
Better bras for women with large breasts - Celeste Coltman, Dr Deirdre McGhee & Professor Julie Steele
Aussie Books for Zim - Dr Robert Gorkin & Dr Alfred Chidembo
Life Happens - Associate Professor Kate Senior & Laura Grozdanovski
Drone Surveillance & Commercialisation In RMS - Sam Noakes
CERCLE - James Sherley & Harrison Hall
Fliight - Kihan Garcia-Clarkson & George Harriman
The compact portable charger: MOJO+ - Tor Gjerde
Virtual Doorbell - Jordan Whitteron
SKYHUD - Josh Brown, Charles d'Artagnan, Johanna Steriovski & Andrew Rickatson
StageIt - Karolina Ristevski
Project AIRSHIP - Kye Adams
Bioink - Alex Nagle, Zhi Chen, Jianfeng Li, Charles Hamilton & Yan Zong
A proposed Tool to Measure the Slippage of The Embedded Materials - Mazin Sarhan
 

Photos from the Awards night are on our Facebook Page

Last reviewed: 17 May, 2017