How We Nurture, Support And Grow

iNQ would deliver a range of Capacity Programs to nurture, support and grow the creative and innovative outputs of the community. These programs include, but are not limited to the following:

  • From Early Stage – Start Up Weekends through to intensive preparation programs design to launch globally significant programs – all from Townsville.
    • Start Up Weekends – we build on existing platforms.
    • Introductory Level – Early engagement around the principles of a Start Up and Ideas to a concept to potentially a market.
    • Mentor Blaze – Programs to connect potential innovators – existing start-ups to mentors speed dating – to accelerate relationship, gain some feedback and move forward.
    • Accelerator Programs – These can range from 6-8 week programs – to 6-12 months. Several great models already exist and partnerships are already in place with several other centres in Brisbane, Sydney, Toowoomba and Cairns.
  • We would look to partner/license/link in with programs such as:
    • Maru-D – Currently USA based run out of Rivercity Labs.
    • MARS – USA – coming to Australia – looking for links to Regional Centres.
    • Impact Academy – Social Impact solutions.
    • Germinate – iLab Brisbane.