Alumni

Entrepreneurial spirit driving innovation on the Gold Coast

As General Manager of CoSpaces, Griffith Communications graduate Ariana Margetts is at the helm of Cohort, an innovation space in the Gold Coast’s five billion dollar Health and Knowledge Precinct. The precinct is nestled next to Griffith University’s Gold Coast campus, in the heart of the hub that once housed the Commonwealth Games. Ariana works […]
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Alumni

Griffith researchers’ bold VR idea wins bionics challenge

Griffith University researchers who have developed an AI enabled virtual reality system to help people who have suffered a brain injury have won a major prize at the Bionics Queensland Challenge.
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Alumni

3 days for students to get startup skills

Griffith University students built the foundations of their own entrepreneurial ventures during the 3 Day Startup workshop this month.
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Corporate

Griffith partners with CSIRO to deliver ON Prime Lite

Griffith is the first university to roll out CSIRO’s new ON Prime Lite Program to early and mid-career researchers looking to take their projects to the next level with industry.
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Business and government

Griffith partners with technology company Everledger

Griffith has signed an MOU with award-winning independent technology company Everledger, founded by CEO Leanne Kemp, the current Queensland Chief Entrepreneur.
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Alumni

From adventurous journalist to entrepreneur and wellbeing expert

Completing a journalism degree at Griffith's Gold Coast campus was the start of Scott Bidmead's wild love affair with reporting and creating businesses that have taken him around the world. 
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Business and government

Experts offer solutions to Australia’s economy problem

Griffith Business School academics have offered a range of solutions to Australia’s financial crisis in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic
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Alumni

Griffith grad’s unique career flying choppers and delivering new life

CEO, helicopter pilot midwife, international leader, and Griffith Masters graduate Jan Becker has carved out a unique business path and career.
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Alumni

CEPH members’ fight against COVID-19

Researchers at and alumni from Griffith's Centre for Environment and Population Health (CEPH) have been working to safeguard global health security during COVID-19.
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ADaPT

Griffith lecturer designs revolutionary ventilator for developing countries

QCA industrial design lecturer Dr Sam Canning has created a ventilator from everyday items that could potentially save lives in developing countries.
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Business and government

Griffith Indian Innovators program participant recognised by Forbes for creating a journey of hope

Alina Alam, the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Mitti Cafe has been recognised in the 2020 Forbes 30 Under 30 Social Entrepreneurs list for her work in providing people with disabilities a space to be productive and showcase their potential. Mitti is a non-profit organisation that runs a chain of cafes which are completely managed by […]
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Architecture, construction and planning

Pandemic won’t Hult students’ international competition

A scheme to build rooftop community gardens will spearhead a Griffith undergrad team's efforts against some of the world’s brightest in the Hult Prize Regional Finals.
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Business and government

Finance students return from Chicago VC event with a win

A team of five Griffith Business School students has won the Entrepreneurs Choice Award at the Venture Capital Investment Competition (VCIC) at the University of Chicago.
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Alumni

Australian expansion plans for internationally based GBS grad

Many people work towards their dream of creating and steering their own company but few achieve that only a few short years after graduating, and then look to expand internationally. Griffith University Masters of International Business graduate Jacob Hansen Karaduman proves it is indeed possible, and hopes to inspire others to follow his footsteps.  He […]
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Business and government

Institute of Managers and Leaders partnership boosts Griffith Business students’ employability

IML ANZ Chief Executive David Pich says partnership with a professional body can yield great results when it comes to entering the workforce.
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Engineering, IT and aviation

App Factory joins innovation space COHORT

Griffith’s App Factory has moved into co-working space COHORT to drive entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation in a business accelerator environment.
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Alumni

Griffith graduate partners with Australian Government to inspire future business leaders in South-East Asia

Former Government and International Relations student Elise Stephenson is running a public diplomacy program as part of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Australia now initiative.
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Arts Education Law

Art inspires creativity at new innovation hub

Queensland College of Art alumnus and lecturer Dr Simon Degroot created an epic 5m x 16m floor to ceiling mural for the Griffith Innovation Centre.
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