Ignite Ideas Fund round 1 recipients

Program Period Project Location Sector Amount Round
Ignite Ideas 2016
Development of a therapeutic HPV vaccine to clinical proof of concept

Admedus Vaccines Pty Ltd

Trialling a therapeutic HPV vaccine in a Phase Ib, randomised, double-blinded, placebo controlled, escalating dose study to assess the safety, tolerability, immunogenicity and exploratory efficacy of the vaccine in women with chronic pre-cancerous Vulvar Intraepithelial Neoplasia.


South Brisbane Pharmaceutical/ Bio-pharmaceuticals $250,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
agAlytics Soil Nutrient Management

Agalytics Pty Ltd

Commercialise a smartphone enabled sensor that allows farmers to quickly and easily measure the soil nutrients, at a fraction of the cost of laboratory testing, with results in minutes, not weeks.

Indooroopilly Healthcare and Biotechnology $100,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Complement inhibitor for treating motor neurone disease

Alsonex Pty Ltd

Progress a new anti-inflammatory drug candidate towards clinical trials for Motor Neuron Disease.


Brisbane City Natural Resources $100,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Apunga - Horticultural Farm Management & QA System

Apunga Pty Ltd

Develop tools and processes to streamline customer onboarding to Apunga, a cloud-based horticultural farm management solution.


South Brisbane IT & Enterprise software $100,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Patented Topical for Joint Pain including from Osteoarthritis

Arthritis Relief Plus Limited

Support the global market positioning of 4jointz, a unique patented and clinically tested over the counter topical cream for osteoarthritis, joint pain and some other degenerative joint conditions providing a safe, remarkably effective option combining nature with robust science.


Mermaid Beach - Broadbeach Electromechanical Manufacture $93,500 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
MailStorm - Object storage plugin for email service providers

Atmail Pty Ltd

Assist with the commercialisation of Atmail's object-storage technology for the US and Japanese markets.


Noosa Heads Energy and clean tech $100,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Optimisation of patented wind turbines

Axis Energy Group Pty Ltd

Optimisation of a proprietary wind energy technology using advanced Computational Fluid Dynamics modelling for improved wind energy harnessing.


Healthcare and Biotechnology $100,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
World-first feeding device for people impaired with dysphagia (Rosecup/NutriTaste)

Bayro No.1 Pty Ltd

Commercialisation of a world first feeding device for people worldwide who have trouble swallowing.


Miles - Wandoan Healthcare and Biotechnology $250,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
New Material for LED Manufacturing

Brisbane Materials Technology Pty Ltd

Commercialisation of a new LED manufacturing materials that would increase efficiency and lifetime of LED allowing LED to produce more light, use less energy and last longer.


Inala - Richlands Mobile and Wireless $100,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
UV protection filters for humans and materials inspired by Great Barrier Reef Coral sun protection mechanism

Coral Sunscreen Pty Ltd

Commercialisation of a world first UV filter technology that mimics the corals natural sun protection mechanism.


Mundingburra Healthcare and Biotechnology $250,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Markets Engagement - Didgigo

Didgigo Marketing Pty Ltd

Conduct market validation for Didgigo, an online B2B and B2C business marketing tool that allows users to create highly creative and content rich personalised proposals that saves time and increases conversion.


IT & Enterprise software $100,700 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Cloud Based Visual Inspection App and service for Asset Based Industries

Dingo Energy Pty Ltd

Conduct market and field testing for Dingo's new diversified cloud-based visual inspection app and service for asset based industries.


Stafford Mobile and Wireless $97,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
"Smart" batteries using clean energy to reduce commercial building electricity costs

Elevare Energy Pty Ltd

Commercialisation of Elevare Energy's Smart batteries, controlled by sophisticated and intelligence software to reduce peak demand charges in commercial buildings.


Aspley Energy and clean tech $250,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Clinical validation trial for Respirio Flu Test (RFT)

Ellume Pty Ltd

Conduct clinical trial for Respirio Flu Test (RFT), a non-invasive rapid influenza test for the detection of Flu A and B.


South Brisbane Healthcare and Biotechnology $250,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Dust suppression system for stockpile discharge conveyors

Enviromist Pty Ltd

Conduct field testing for dust suppression system for stockpile discharge conveyors.


Ashgrove Natural Resources $100,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Field Orthopaedics Magnetic Total Wrist Replacement

Field Orthopaedics Pty Ltd

Conduct pre-clinical trial for Field Orthopaedics' magnetic total wrist replacement.


Brisbane City IT & Enterprise software $100,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
EVORCE product validation and market commercialisation project

Futureprofit Pty Ltd

Conduct market trials for ADIEU, an end to end, virtual mediation for couples to seek separation agreement.


Springwood Social Enterprise $128,175 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
GO1 Online Training Native Mobile Application Development

GO1 Pty Ltd

Market and user testing of a new native mobile application for GO1 online training platform with offline content caching capability.


Woodridge IT & Enterprise software $178,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Hypometer Technologies Big Data Analytics

Hypometer Technologies Pty Ltd

Commercialisation of Hypometer Technologies platforms for big data analysis in social media and sporting data, which use academic research and machine learning to generate descriptive and predictive metrics of activity and performance.

Brisbane City B2C $98,900 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Wireless VR BETA

Immersive Robotics Pty Ltd

Refine and develop a wireless virtual reality technology with a view to creating a beta prototype to demonstrate to key industry leaders such as Facebook and HTC.


Brisbane City Science and engineering $100,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Patented low cost Solar Thermal Collector

Impact Building Systems Pty Ltd

Field trials for low cost solar thermal collector.


Upper Kedron - Ferny Grove Healthcare and Biotechnology $100,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
ROVER (Remotely Operated Variable Effort Rotator)

Innovation Overload Pty Ltd

Technical validation for ROVER (Remotely Operated Variable Effort Rotator), a crane load management system that allows a higher degree of rotational control.


Bellbowrie - Moggill Science and engineering $100,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Catch'n'Release Anchor Retrieval System Commercialisation and Testing

Kahest Pty Ltd

Refine and market an innovative, reliable anchor retrieval system for small boats and light commercial vessels.


Burdekin Manufacturing/Tech/Safety $91,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Manufacturing Innovative MRI sub-systems

Magnetica Limited

Develop commercial manufacturing for innovative Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) sub-systems used in pre-clinical and clinical MRI system applications to meet market demand.


Clayfield Healthcare and Biotechnology $250,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Natural Evolution - a world-class food production process for gluten-free and RS products

Mt. Uncle's Banana Flour Pty Ltd

Optimise production of the Natural Evolution product range, which is largely based on the healthy, gluten-free properties of locally grown, green, Lady Finger and Cavendish bananas to meet global market demand.


Dalrymple Food Processing Technology $250,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
ReportIoT - IoT and BYoD management platform

Opmantek Ltd

Market and field testing for Opmantek's new ReportIoT platform specialised in IoT management/ tracking and BYoD compliance for businesses.


Surfers Paradise IT & Enterprise software $250,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Osler Clinical Performance - Community Model

Osler Technology Pty Ltd

Launch Osler, an online platform to track, improve and assess clinical competencies of healthcare professionals, enabling them to extend their scope of practice and optimising patient outcomes.


Coolum Beach Pharmaceutical/ Bio-pharmaceuticals $100,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016

Parsons, Bradley Evan

Develop and implement FitMachine, an innovative sensor solution for monitoring equipment health of industrial rotating machinery, in the similar way that a Fitbit helps individuals to monitor their personal fitness. FitMachine uses a custom built sensor, gateway, machine learning and artificial intelligence algorithms. FitMachine can predict machine failures and thereby help reduce maintenance budgets by up to 50%.


Mount Coot-tha IT & Enterprise software $100,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Grapple Go To Market

Pimovation Pty Ltd

Commercialisation for Grapple, a front-end planning software to help project managers plan and document their projects more accurately and easily.

Coomera Social Media $100,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016

Redeye Apps Pty Ltd

Commercialisation of RedEye's new workforce mobility app: RedEyeWFM that allows businesses to manage creation, scheduling and analysis of jobs completed anywhere, on any device.


Nanango IT & Enterprise software $250,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Commercialisation of Roubler's complete workforce management solution

Roubler Australia Pty Ltd

Develop an end-to-end mobile solution that gives employers flexible management of employment lifecycle from recruitment to payroll and everything in between, by utilising algorithms and global data analytics that offer exceptional improvements.


Mount Coot-tha IT & Enterprise software $99,144 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Strategik 365

Strategik Pty Ltd

Complete and launch Strategik 365, a software as a service, business productivity extension for Microsoft Office 365 that helps businesses to leverage their existing Office 365 investment to reduce costs, increase agility and power innovation.

Cleveland Healthcare and Biotechnology $99,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Surgeon Score Card

Surgical Performance Pty Ltd

Expand existing functionality of the surgeon score card software application developed by surgeons for surgeons to help improve patients' clinical outcome.


Ashgrove Energy and clean tech $100,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Commercialisation of digital marketing software

Synergy Eight Pty Ltd

Commercialisation of Synergy 8, digital marketing software through improvements to product, documentation, and customer onboarding processes.


Strathpine - Brendale E-commerce $250,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Commercialisation of Gruntify, real-time incident and report management platform

The Trustee for The Stjepanovic Family Trust

Expand Gruntify, a real-time data capture, analytics and job allocation system into a market-ready state.


South Brisbane IT & Enterprise software $100,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
V2i Realtime Platform to Enable Systems Re-engineering

V2I Pty Ltd

Develop and commercialise the V2i realtime platform software to transform the manner in which the property development sector achieves outcomes through a common visual language and interactive representation of complex site information, with a range of innovative design and data analytics tools that reduce overall project lifecycle costs, cut red tape, and revolutionise the stakeholder consultation and communication processes.


Pacific Pines - Gaven IT & Enterprise software $250,000 1
Ignite Ideas 2016
Commercialisation of visual search, comparison & booking platform for wedding services

Wedding Village Pty Ltd

Commercialisation of Veilability, a localised, visual search engine for wedding venue service.


Bellbowrie - Moggill Horticulture $97,800 1

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