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Below are some of the way you can get involved in the Ballarat Tech scene. If you know of more ways feel free to send them to email@example.com to have them included.
Visit the Innovation Precinct on Albert Street in Ballarat Central. If you’re an entrepreneur, innovator or startup based in or near Ballarat you should make the time to come visit this new hive of activity right on your doorstep!
The Ballarat.tech Beacon focuses on what’s happening in technology around the Ballarat region, and also includes information on events and available jobs. It’s run by Eurekative who build startups and support the local tech community in multiple ways - this newsletter is just one of them. Signup using the button below.
Ballarat Silicon Beach (BRATSB) is an informal group for anyone interested in founding or working in startups, dev/design in web/mobile tech, IoT, freelancing, investing or working with people in that space. We are a diverse bunch covering all ages, backgrounds. We are part of the Australia-wide Silicon Beach Network of connected communities and proudly sponsored by the largest Silicon Beach Community in Australia, Melbourne Silicon Beach.
If you live in or near Ballarat and are interested in the tech space then you should join the Ballarat Tech Community Chat server.
The Ballarat Hackerspace is a non-profit community group dedicated to providing education and resources to encourage skills in science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics. They provide a workshop, tools, connections, community and other resources to help improve the skills of its members and the community, as well as encourage a culture of participating in technology advances, rather than passively using them.
Nurturing startups in Ballarat’s innovation precinct.
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Platypus Coworking was founded by Samantha Davies who believes that the ability for business to work in a sharing environment allows for greater success.
Building MVPs for startups in Ballarat’s innovation precinct.
Through the Digital Ballarat initiative Ballarat City Council wants Ballarat to become a smart city.
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