Ideasfest Tourism April 2018 – Ideas to Spark Business

IdeasFest Tourism (watch the stunning 2 minute video!) was an exhilarating one day ideas hackathon event at the Wirraway Business Centre at  Darwin International Airport, open to everyone with tourism ideas and visions for the Territory – Saturday 28th April 2018.  Rust490 was a major organizer. Like other IdeasFests, this event  grew from the conviction that people’s ideas Read more about Ideasfest Tourism April 2018 – Ideas to Spark Business[…]

Techstars Startup Weekend Darwin November 2017

The Territory’s first ever Startup Weekend is in Darwin 10 -12 November 2017 as part of TECHSTARS GLOBAL STARTUP CELEBRATION week. Rust490 will be in the middle of it!  Techstars is “the world wide entrepreneur network” – a global investment and startup engine that’s built the startup weekend model into one the most successful community catalysts for ideas and Read more about Techstars Startup Weekend Darwin November 2017[…]

IdeasFest Top End Women 2017

A fabulous inaugural IdeasFest TopEnd Women on Friday 27/10/2017 was hosted by Luke Gosling OAM MP at Monsoons, organised by by Deb Turner ThinkSmart NT,  Jude Ellen Rust490 and Jessica Christie ELB . It was a first IdeasFest for 45 invited women to see what people thought, and also a pilot for new ways of using technology to gather Read more about IdeasFest Top End Women 2017[…]

Flourish or Die! October 2017

A fast paced lunch time workshop run by Jude Ellen, designed to foster ideas with creative fearless entrepreneurial thinking, finding the edge for successful action Global forces propelled by technology  are shifting our  world, colliding with our local realities, creating dynamic risks and opportunities for  us as a community. And we are urged to innovate – Read more about Flourish or Die! October 2017[…]