Round 1 Recipients

We are pleased to announce 25 recipients for the inaugural round of Hot DesQ.
Our recipients will be placed at Host locations around Queensland, arriving from November 2016.

Follow the journey of our recipients on social media #HotDesQ.

 

Answer.ky - http://answer.ky

Answer.ky is an automated grading tool for student assignments.  It uses AI and machine vision to read and grade student responses that range from words, numbers, equations, and even graphs. 

Host location: QUT Bluebox, Brisbane

Attracted to Queensland from Silicon Valley

 

C2S Contact2Sale - www.c2sglobal.com

C2S simplifies lead management and boosts sales performance through an innovative mobile/web solution. An intelligent algorithm delivers each lead to the right seller instantly. Smart alerts guarantee a timely and effective follow-up. No lead is left behind and sales go up.

Host location: River City Labs, Brisbane

Attracted to Queensland from Brazil

 

Citizen Wolf -  http://www.citizenwolf.com

Citizen Wolf bridges the old-world craft of tailoring with 21st Century technology to make individually tailored casual basics on demand. Citizen Wolf allows you to tailor your T-shirts quickly and without needing a measuring tape.

Host location: QUT Creative Enterprise Australia, Brisbane

Attracted to Queensland from New South Wales

 

CoverCard - www.covercard.com.au

CoverCard is an online tool connecting blue collar workers to employers, service providers, colleagues and friends based on the tickets and licences they hold.

Host location: River City Labs, Brisbane

Attracted to Queensland from Victoria

 

CRiskCo - www.criskco.com

CRiskCo is revolutionizing the Credit Approval Process by helping credit providers evaluate and streamline live data for approvals.

Host location: Collaborate, Brisbane

Attracted to Queensland from Israel

 

Deepblu Inc. - http://www.deepblu.com             

Deepblu strives to revolutionize the diving experience for all divers. Through developing a diving computer that allows the diver to connect with our social platform, Deepblu has simplified and enriched the way to record your dive.

Host location: theSPACE, Cairns

Attracted to Queensland from Taiwan

 

Eikonic R&D Pty Ltd - http://www.eikonic.org/

Eikonic is a previously Melbourne-based company developing a novel technology for the prevention of gum disease.

Host location: Collaborate, Brisbane

Attracted to Queensland from Victoria

 

Eterni.me - http://eterni.me

Eternime is an Artificial Intelligence biographer that collects all your thoughts, stories and memories, then preserves them for eternity.

Host location: QUT Creative Enterprise Australia, Brisbane

 Attracted to Queensland from Silicon Valley

 

FlowPay Australia - http://flowpay.com.au/

FlowPay is commercialising a new payments technology, Flow Payments (FP) which allows money flow continuously.

Host location: River City Labs, Brisbane

Attracted to Queensland from Silicon Valley

 

Foogi - https://portal.foogi.me/login

Foogi provides secure, intelligent scheduling for enterprise - calendar management and meeting booking across platforms.

Host location: Little Tokyo Two, Brisbane

Attracted to Queensland from New South Wales

 

Iridium Dynamics - http://iridiumdynamics.com

Iridium Dynamics is developing a novel unmanned aircraft: a hybrid airframe which combines efficient hover with efficient forward-flight, developing UAVs which are perfectly suited to observation and inspection missions in remote locations.

Host location: QUT Bluebox, Brisbane

Attracted to Queensland from New South Wales

 

Kallfly - http://kallfly.com/

KallFly is an On-Demand virtual Contact Centre marketplace, connecting businesses with experienced home-based call centre agents.

Host location: Little Tokyo Two, Brisbane

Attracted to Queensland from Philippines

 

KoalaSafe - https://koalasafe.com

KoalaSafe helps make digital parenting easier via their router and companion app. Time Limits, Filtering and Usage reporting across all devices in the home controlled from your smart phone, anywhere.

Host location: theSPACE, Cairns

Attracted to Queensland from New South Wales

 

Krak - https://skatekrak.com

Krak is on a mission to build a better way to experience skateboarding through the KrakBox (a monthly subscription box) and the KrakApp (online and mobile based skateboarding community).

Host location: Little Tokyo Two, Brisbane

Attracted to Queensland from Berlin

 

LawAdvisor - www.lawadvisor.com

LawAdvisor connects people and businesses with expert and easy to understand legal advice. It is an online platform that allows people to get answers to their legal questions from qualified lawyers for free. For lawyers, LawAdvisor provides lawyers with an opportunity to promote and grow their reputation.

Host location: River City Labs, Brisbane

Attracted to Queensland from Victoria

 

Much Better Adventures - https://www.muchbetteradventures.com

Much Better Adventures is an award-winning platform making it easy to book active experiences with expert local guides and hosts.  They save customers hours and uncovers hard-to-find options, while our SaaS platform gives local operators providing awesome experiences all the tools they need to power their sales and marketing.

Host location: Bond Business Commercialisation Centre, Gold Coast

Attracted to Queensland from London

 

OpenRevs - http://openrevs.com

OpenRevs aims to produce electric motorcycles as sustainable, cost effective and enjoyable means of transport for a wide range of consumers. REV1 will be the most affordable electric motorcycle yet, with a commitment to safety and riding experience.

Host location: Collaborate, Brisbane

Attracted to Queensland from New South Wales

 

Pixc - https://pixc.com

Pixc provides a product listing optimisation service for eCommerce stores including photo editing.

Host location: River City Labs, Brisbane

Attracted to Queensland from Silicon Valley

 

Skin Analytics - https://skin-analytics.com

Every 10 minutes someone dies from melanoma. Skin Analytics will change that by providing low cost screening at home using AI and its device.

Host location: Bond Business Commercialisation Centre, Gold Coast

Attracted to Queensland from London

 

SquareAway - http://squareaway.com

Reenvisioning waste. SquareAway makes it easy for people who want waste removed from their home, business or construction site to quickly find the right service at the best price from different suppliers.

Host location: River City Labs, Brisbane

Attracted to Queensland from Victoria

 

Suncayr - http://suncayr.ca

Suncayr has created SPOT: a smart UV indicator. SPOT tells you how effective your sunscreen is all day long using a simple colour change.

Host location: QUT Bluebox, Brisbane

Attracted to Queensland from Canada

 

Toured - https://toured.com

Toured is web platform where people can list, discover and book adventure activities and excursions online.

Host location: Spark Bureau, Sunshine Coast

Attracted to Queensland from Seattle

 

Touriocity - https://touriocity.com/#! 

Touriocity is the world's first online and mobile platform for booking custom private tours in the world’s greatest cities.

Host location: River City Labs, Brisbane

Attracted to Queensland from London

 

Trumbull Unmanned - www.trumbullunmanned.com

Trumbull Unmanned is a veteran owned and led company who provides data acquisition, processing, and analytics via unmanned vehicles for the energy sector. Removing the need for human activity, it increases safety, reduces exposure, decreases time, increases savings, Improved detection and improved response times.

Host location: Little Tokyo Two, Brisbane

Attracted to Queensland from Houston

 

Wazlo - http://wazlo.io/

Wazlo (previously Ag for Hire) is a fully automated recruitment tool that finds and vets job candidates based on your specific hiring needs.

Host location: Innovation Centre Sunshine Coast, Sunshine Coast

Attracted to Queensland from California