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Creative and knowledge-intensive industries are vitally important to economic development and the City of Perth recognises the significant role that entrepreneurship and innovation plays in driving tangible economic outcomes.  To enable creativity and innovation to flourish in Perth, the City is a strong and proud supporter of cross-industry networking, collaboration and capacity building activities.

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Spacecubed is Perth's hotspot for co-working, collaboration and innovation! Spacecubed brews entrepreneurship through support of organisations that foster knowledge, networking and events in the startup, technology and social innovation spaces.

Legal Partners 

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Elevation Legal, Adam Law Patent and Trade Mark Attorney and Rohan Wallace Patent and Trademark Services are collaborating as the Legal and IP Partners.  Elevation Legal( assists clients in the legal and commercial aspects of establishment, R&D, innovation and technology commercialisation.  Adam Law ( and Rohan Wallace ( are Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys, each running a firm that assist clients with obtaining patent and trade mark protection and providing strategic advice in relation to the same.  All three firms have a wealth of experience and expertise in assisting start-ups, early stage growth companies as well as, established businesses.


Startup Research

Perth 2013 Semester

What market are you pursuing? Is the target market big enough? Is it growing or shrinking? What are the other characteristics of your market, and why do you care? How do you find data on your market? How do you define your competitors? What are inexpensive tactics to do custom market research, such as surveys? How can you determine if you can win in your target market, and when do you decide to walk away?

Choose your business and market.
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Adam Yap

Currently an investor and COO of, Adam was previously COO of CalorieKing Wellness Solutions, a global leader in nutrition management software and solutions, and was a telecommunication consultant at Accenture. Adam is an experienced internet investor w...

James Graham
Co-Founder, Quickboats

James is a passionate entrepreneur who recently Co-founded Quickboats, the owner and designer of the world’s most advanced and simply coolest folding boat. Quickboats are a multi-award winning flat pack technology that boasts numerous international patents. James also ...

Clinton House
CEO & Founder

In early 2009, Clinton House founded ‘Inhouse Group’, dedicated to his passions; digital media, strategic marketing communications and technical innovation. Formed at the height of the Global Financial Crisis, ‘Inhouse Group’ has developed into a multi-million dollar comp...

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