Insurance tech is booming but where is Australia in the rankings? New research by Oliver Wyman and CB Insights shows a disturbing picture for Australian insurance tech investment and deal flow across all areas from reinsurance to health and distribution even conferences. Read the full insurance tech report.Read more "Insurance Tech is Booming but…"
The New Ecosystem Metrics We might be turning a corner. There is no doubt we are at least 15 years into a macro wave that is seeing internet enabled businesses disrupt industry after industry globally. Many are cooked before they even realise it. But personally I think there are a few less obvious local Australian […]Read more "Seven Startup Ecosystem Leading Indicators Are Booming"
It Is Time for a National Summit About this Tech Startup Ecosystem Opportunity. Our industry is in flames, lets fix it in 2015. We have had a few positive wins in the tech startup ecosystem in recent weeks and actually pretty consistently in the last 3-5 years but lets get back to basics for a […]Read more "All Levels Of Government Are Failing Tech Startups in Australia"
In 1975 a Kodak Employee invented the digital camera, his bosses made him hide it. Kodak went bankrupt (see note 1). In 1999 Professor Clayton Christensen of Harvard coined the phrase ‘disruptive innovation’ in the context of tech startup companies challenging entrenched market leaders with less capital, time and resources. in the last 10 years […]Read more "Why Enterprises Need Startups: The Boiling Frog."