Australia Post to reward dozens of local business small businesses
Australia Post is calling for nominations to find its 2022 Local Business Heroes, with around $285,000 set to go towards helping local small businesses who demonstrate unique and valued connections to their community.
Mind Blank’s Ally Kelly receives award for her suicide prevention initiatives
Ally Kelly has been awarded with the Outstanding Achievement Award, which is presented by Suicide Prevention Australia as part of the LiFE awards 2021.
IAB Australia officially receiving submissions for MeasureUp 2022
IAB has announced that MeasureUp, the only measurement focused conference in Australia, will return for its 6th year on 25th October and is seeking submissions for presentations, panel discussions and workshops on topics including cross-media audience and advertising measurement, brand building, attention economy and sustainable measurement techniques.
Hackathon back as MetLife looks to lure top technology talent in Malaysia
MetLife is hosting a virtual hackathon in October, as it seeks top tech talent to join the firm in one of its fast growing regions. “Hack4Job Coding Challenge – Kuala Lumpur” on Oct 14-16 will pit teams from across the world in a race to build innovative solutions and win prizes. At the end of the hackathon, qualifying participants will be invited to interview for a range of software development and cloud engineering roles in MetLife and its affiliates. MetLife is targeting dozens of roles, including infrastructure engineers, solutions architects, scrum masters and full stack engineers, as part a broader push into Malaysia and the Asian region.
Australia thought leaders headline the HR + L&D Innovation Tech Fest 2022
Two in-depth research reports have recently been released, focused on the HR and Learning and Development (L&D) sectors, with findings set to influence the behaviour of decision makers in the space. Themes that emerged from the research were used to build the agenda for the upcoming HR + L&D Innovation & Tech Fest 2022, two major industry conferences hosted concurrently that are set to bring together over 1,000 HR and L&D professionals.
Kaohsiung smart harbors forum launched to foster global tie-ups
The southern city of Kaohsiung, known as the Maritime Capital and the Harbor Capital of Taiwan, serves as the best base for Taiwan to venture into marine technology. In recent years, with time evolution and industrial changes, the City Govt has been striving to promote the transformation of the Port of Kaohsiung from an industrial harbor to a people-oriented hub, while implementing strategic intelligence solutions in the advanced semiconductor industry and 5G-enabled applications and services with the aim of meeting the needs of future industrial transformation and achieving tech leadership in various fields.
Nominations for SolarWinds IT Pro Day 2022 Awards now officially open
Nominations for the IT Pro Day 2022 Awards are open online at ITProDay.org. Created by SolarWinds, a provider of simple, powerful, and secure IT management software, the event recognises the often unseen work IT pros do to keep our computer networks functional.
Morgan Stanley hosts first Demo Day for startups in Inclusive Ventures Lab
Morgan Stanley is hosting its first global in-person Demo Day, with 10 participating firms from the US and Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). The cohort companies, all founded by women, will pitch over 200 investors, as well as potential business partners and customers. Over the past five months, Morgan Stanley’s Inclusive Ventures Lab has supported its eighth cohort of technology-enabled startups in the post-seed to Series A funding round stage, offering an intensive accelerator program designed to provide a variety of mentorship opportunities and business-growth resources from across the Firm’s network.
Australian Small Business Champion announced by COSBOA
Every year the Council of Small Business Organisations Australia (COSBOA) awards a 'Small Business Champion' at their National Small Business Summit to recognise and acknowledge small business influencers who are making a genuine difference to their industry.
UniSA launches conference to further boost adoption of tech into education
There’s no doubt that education lays the foundation for a child’s future success, but as teaching technologies continue to inundate classrooms - especially amid COVID-19 - educators at all levels are grappling to keep up with the latest demands and expectations.