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25 Jun, 2016 lainey
By Lainey Weiser
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Just Start IT Gala Final 2016

Our finalists from 2015 were absolutely amazing, but just as our program has improved year on year, so to has the level of talent and quality that is being shown each week in our schools. So far in 2016, our student teams have already gone through their internal pitch-offs and are now at the semi-final stage. In 48 hours time we will know who the top teams will be competing in this years grand. Join us at this years grand final Come and see the amazing talent we have on display this year. Tickets are free, so get in quick to help celebrate the creative problem solving our teams have shown! Reserve your ticket by clicking this link or the graphic below. We're raising funds to take these amazing start-up ideas ...

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26 Jul, 2015 lainey
By Lainey Weiser
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The City of Joondalup’s future business leaders and entrepreneurs

Future of business in good hands with innovative entrepreneurs of the future The City of Joondalup’s future business leaders and entrepreneurs were on show earlier this month at the Just Start It Gala Awards Night at Sacred Heart College in Sorrento. Just Start It is an inter-high school competition run across the Perth metropolitan area and supported by the City, which aims to equip students for the job market of the future and nurture jobs creators as well as job dependants. This year the program involved more than 50 classes of students. Based on Silicon Valley’s ‘Lean Start Up’ methodology, students learnt in teams of ‘Hackers, Hawkers and Hipsters’ – meaning computer gurus, marketing lovers and creative types. The program assigns skilled industry mentors to classes to provide input, inspiration ...

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02 Jul, 2015 lainey
By Lainey Weiser
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CrapMap – Perth Modern School

Australia’s Best Loocator Thousands of people suffer from an under-diagnosed disease, it harms them mentally, physically, and socially. It definitely affects you! What is this deadly disease? Needing-to-go-to-the-toilet-itis. So join with us today, as we rally for funding for the only known cure, CrapMap.

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02 Jul, 2015 lainey
By Lainey Weiser
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Feed it Back – Sacred Heart College

Food for Thought Feed It Back is an app that can be activated via a QR code on a receipt, allowing communication between a customer and business that will improve their food and relationship.

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02 Jul, 2015 lainey
By Lainey Weiser
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Bit Transaction – Kelmscott Secondary

Secure crypto transactions Here at Bit Transaction we believe that crypto-currencies can change the world’s payment infrastructure. By providing customer protection, this potential will become a reality.

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02 Jul, 2015 lainey
By Lainey Weiser
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TextSOS – Perth Modern School

The ultimate text for danger TextSOS is an app that enables texting services to be integrated harmoniously into one app without the danger of delaying help or urgent medical need in dangerous situations.

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02 Jul, 2015 lainey
By Lainey Weiser
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Eat St – St Brigids

Fight for the feed Eat St is a free gaming app that provides food for the homeless. Businesses can purchase food bundles in exchange for in app advertising in the game.

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02 Jul, 2015 lainey
By Lainey Weiser
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Dear Dad – Perth Modern School

The solution to every awkward situation between father and daughter ‘Dear Dad’ hopes to take the strain away from father-child relationships through the creation of different packs that will take away the awkwardness. These packs will cater to a variety of problems that arise during the teen years from a girls first period to their first serious relationship. We will also provide a platform called ‘letters to dad’, where teens can write messages to their fathers about what’s going on in their life that they may otherwise be embarrassed to speak about.

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02 Jul, 2015 lainey
By Lainey Weiser
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Getcha – Como Secondary

Get the gift you want, with Getcha! Getcha is a social media application that allows users to share images of their desired gifts to their friends. Other than having the function of a wish list, it is also the most simple and efficient form of advertising, which will benefit businesses and users alike.

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02 Jul, 2015 lainey
By Lainey Weiser
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KidSnug – Perth ModernSchool

have fun whilst staying safe KidSnug is the most efficient personal safety app designed by 6 young minds, targeted for teens and parents. We aim to fulfill both parents’ and children’s satisfactions when it comes to staying safe while having fun.

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