Wollongong is already home to several successful tech companies that have an established presence in national and international markets.
The combination of Wollongong’s existing expertise in tech and a pool of educated ICT workers, has also assisted in further developing and attracting tech start-up enterprises to Wollongong. UOW is ranked as one of the top 250 universities in the world for Computer Science and Information Systems by the 2018 QS World University Rankings and provides a constant stream of talented graduates in this field.
“Within the Wollongong area, there is a great mix of established businesses and start-ups. Both of these attributes create an innovative growth environment, which attracts and retains talent to the area.”
– Ben Hobby, CEO, iTree
Tech companies and their employees will find a supportive business environment in Wollongong for the sector, led by Siligong Valley. This is a community of over 1,000 professionals who voluntarily arrange meetups in Wollongong. The community is focused on placing Wollongong on the global tech and entrepreneurial map.
IoT company, NubeiO choose Wollongong to base their business thanks to research collaboration and talent acquisition