Avicena wins three Incite awards

Avicena wins three Incite awards

Avicena Techniques, Vix Expertise and East Metropolitan Well being Service have been among the many winners on the annual Incite Awards for WA tech.

Startup of the yr was awarded to Avicena, which additionally received the transformative options and business venture of the yr classes.

Avicena has developed mass COVID-19 testing gear which is below validation work, in a position to course of virtually 100,000 samples per hour.

The corporate was just lately granted $3 million by means of the Trendy Manufacturing Initiative.

It was based final yr by Paul Ostergaard, now a non-executive director, who leads Norwood Techniques.

Former Telethon Children Institute director Paul Watt stepped in to steer Avicena as government chair earlier this yr.

Rio Tinto was given advantage awards within the transformative options and business venture of the yr classes for its work on the AutoHaul autonomous rail community.

That was a ten-year venture which led to the primary autonomous rail community in Australia.

The innovating authorities award went to East Metropolitan Well being Service, for a COVID-19 evaluation app.

Two pupil initiatives have been highlighted.

Curtin College pupil Alexander von Perger developed Re-entry Sentry, a security initiative for post-blast reentry at mine websites, collaborating with Barminco.

He received the undergraduate prize.

Edith Cowan College college students Sanjay Sharma and Auden Sehovic have been offered the postgraduate pupil award for work deploying traps in regional areas to gather knowledge from hackers.

There are three honorary awards at Incite that are for long run contributors to the business.

Atomic Sky managing associate Peter Rossdeutscher was named achiever of the yr, whereas The Property Tribune editor Charlie Gunningham was entrepreneur of the yr.

Mr Gunningham was previously chief government of Enterprise Information.

The Mal Bryce award for firm of the yr was received by Vix Expertise.

Vix has been concerned in transport networks for 30 years, creating ticketing techniques for places equivalent to Hong Kong and Stockholm.

Learn the July twenty fifth version of Enterprise Information for extra element concerning the winners. Enterprise Information was the media associate for the Incite awards.