KPMG Australia’s accelerator program, known as Energise, is forging a new path in the ENR sector.
SENTIENT COMPUTING – WINNERS OF ENERGISE 2015
Congratulations to Sentient Computing who were named winners of KPMG’s Energise Accelerator at the Awards Finale’ on 6 October 2015.
The Perth-based software company took home the $100,000 cash prize, which will assist with the roll out its new MVX product that’s designed to use data to create interactive 3D environments for the resources sector.
Eight startup finalists completed the intense 12 week Energise business academy which included deep dive workshops and mentoring sessions with local industry leaders and tech experts from Silicon Valley.
A range of finalists also secured pilot contracts worth a combined $400,000 from companies such as FMG, BHP, Woodside, South32 and Laing O’Rourke. The contracts will enable their products to be trialled and deployed over the coming months.
Skrydata was also honored with the $50,000 Innovation Award, recognizing the startup with the best value proposition, regardless of its business maturity.