As the nation’s economy transitions beyond the farm gate and the mine head, we have an unprecedented opportunity to become a regional – even a world – innovation leader.
Sown from fresh ideas with a business model that aims for rapid growth in expanding markets, startup companies will play a major role in the new order. Australians are at our best when we embrace our cultural heritage of “having a go”.
While we can learn from successful entrepreneurial cultures abroad, ultimately we must develop an innovation ecosystem that is uniquely Australian and plays to our strengths.
The 2015 Startup Muster provides a comprehensive insight into the shape and state of Australian startups, illuminating the story so far as the industry strives to reach its global potential.