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January 2016

VicHealth – Innovation Challenge

VicHealth - Innovation Challenge (Physical Activity) Funding for New Ideas Submit your innovative idea to the Challenge by 3 pm 19 February 2016. VicHealth is looking for clever ideas to get more Victorians physically active. We are challenging you to take community sport and active recreation in a new direction. Challenge : Less than a [...]

December 2015

Victorian Sports Product Development Manufacturing And Export

EXPRESSIONS - OF - INTEREST Victorian Sports Product Development, Manufacturing and Export Program With the support of the State Government of Victoria (under the Manufacturing Productivity Networks Program), the ASTN is proud to release details of a unique 12 month Advisory, Education & Connection Program. Commencing February 2016 the subsidised Program supports scalable sports manufacturing, [...]

November 2015

MEDIA RELEASE: Australia’s Emerging Sports Tech Industry to Showcase its wares at AIS Canberra

AUSTRALIA’S EMERGING SPORTS TECH INDUSTRY TOSHOWCASE ITS WARES AT AIS CANBERRA Australia’s emerging sports technology innovations will be on show at the inaugural Australian Sports Technologies Industry Showcase and Executive Lunch to be held at the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) in Canberra on Friday 13 November 2015. The exhibition, free for the public to attend, will [...]

October 2015

EOI TO PARTICIPATE IN INAUGURAL SPORTS TECH SHOWCASE (AIS Canberra – 13th Nov)

EXPRESSIONS-OF-INTEREST- EXHIBITORS INAUGURAL AUSTRALIAN SPORTS TECHNOLOGIES INDUSTRY SHOWCASE Celebrating Australia’s Emerging Sports Technologies Industry OVERVIEW: The Australian Sports Technologies Network (ASTN) is taking Expressions-of-Interest from Australian sports technology businesses (and tertiary / research institutions) to participate in a 1 day Exhibition & Executive Lunch at the AIS Arena in Canberra on Friday 13th November. This is a rare [...]

4th Annual Australian Sports Tech Investment Pitching Competition

4th Annual Australian Sports Tech Investment Pitching Competition The ASTN Sports Tech Investment Pitching Competition is designed to uncover new sports technologies and assist entrepreneurs in their journey to commercialise new concepts, early stage projects and start-up businesses. Sports technologies include everything from innovations in performance wear, protective wear, equipment and venue technologies through to wearable devices, sports [...]

June 2015

VicHealth Innovation Challenge

VicHealth is challenging the community sport and active recreation sector to take sport in a new direction. We want to help kick start innovative ideas that take advantage of the Victorian community’s desire for more social, flexible and less-structured opportunities to get physically active. We are inviting Victorian sporting bodies to rise to this challenge by [...]

May 2015

ASGA Active Wear Research Project: Forecasting future trends in female consumer behavior

Forecasting future trends in female consumer behaviour The Australian Sporting Goods Association (ASGA) is pleased and excited to announce a new partnership with Victoria University and 10 Thousand Feet to undertake a major research project into female buyers of active wear. This $140,000 research project will result in a comprehensive report about the trends in [...]

April 2015

MEDIA RELEASE: ASTN Secures Major Investor To Support The Aussie Sports Tech Industry

ASTN SECURES MAJOR INVESTOR TO SUPPORT THE AUSSIE SPORTS TECH INDUSTRY Launches Expression-of-Interest to access Start-Up Seed Money The Australian Sports Technologies Network (ASTN) is delighted to announce that it has secured The Australian Sports Tech Company as a key investor into the Australian sports technologies Industry. The Australian Sports Tech Company is an Australian-based investment [...]

ASTN LAUNCHES EXPRESSION-OF-INTEREST TO ACCESS START-UP SEED MONEY

ASTN LAUNCHES EXPRESSION-OF-INTEREST TO ACCESS START-UP SEED MONEY Expression-of-Interest closes 5pm Sunday 3rd May The Australian Sports Technologies Network (ASTN) is delighted to announce that it has secured The Australian Sports Tech Company (TASC) as a key investor into the Australian sports technologies Industry. The Australian Sports Tech Company is an Australian-based investment company with [...]

ASTN SECURES MAJOR INVESTOR TO SUPPORT THE AUSSIE SPORTS TECH INDUSTRY

Media Release: 13th April 2015 ASTN SECURES MAJOR INVESTOR TO SUPPORT THE AUSSIE SPORTS TECH INDUSTRY Launches Expression-of-Interest to access Start-Up Seed Money   The Australian Sports Technologies Network (ASTN) is delighted to announce that it has secured The Australian Sports Tech Company as a key investor into the Australian sports technologies Industry. The Australian Sports [...]