QUT Design Lab maintains a key partnership and strong collaboration with QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) to further development of ideas, prototypes, and early stage ventures. CEA actively fosters entrepreneurial initiatives at QUT and provides connections with the broader entrepreneurial ecosystem and industry.
QUT Creative Enterprise Australia, is Australia’s only dedicated hybrid facility for accelerating creative businesses. With over 90+ businesses on premises, CEA has a community of creative students and alumni, freelancers, small businesses, and global tech startups. CEA’s core activities break down into 4 verticals:
- Start – surround yourself with like-minded entrepreneurs at The Coterie and Coterie|9 coworking spaces;
- Grow – accelerate your venture through structured programs, then incubate on premise along with other growing businesses;
- Scale – catapult your venture through seed capital and strategic advice;
- Connect – build your network of entrepreneurs, potential customers, and partners.
For more information please visit the QUT Creative Enterprise Australia website at qutcea.com.