2017 WA Innovator of the Year Winners 

Mitsubishi Corporation Overall Winner - Curtin University - Ethylene Blockers

Ethylene Blockers for reducing post-harvest losses in fresh fruit, vegetables and other horticultural produce.

Mitsubishi Corporation Emerging Innovation Category Winner - Bortana Pty - Safescape Edge Protector

Edge Protector (EP) is a modular cantilever wall that creates a vertical front face to a rock bund on the edge of an open pit ramp.

www.safescape.com

Mitsubishi Corporation Growth Category Winner - Rocks Gone Pty Ltd - Rocks Gone Reefinator

The Rocks Gone Reefinator is a towed implement that provides an economical solution to convert rocky, shallow land into deeper, productive, arable soils for broad-acre farmers.

www.rocksgone.com.au

 

Woodside Oil and Gas Encouragement Award Winner

Company

Innovation

Picosat Systems Pty Ltd

OzQube Overwatch

 

South32 Designing for Excellence Award Winner

Company

Innovation

Onesun Pty Ltd

Shutdown Maintenance Optimisation

 

WA Young Innovator of the Year

Company

Innovation

Como Secondary College

TOLKA

 

2017 WA Innovator of the Year Finalists

Emerging Innovation Category Finalist - UWA - The FAST way to choose the right antibiotic

Compact benchtop and point-of-care tests for ultra-fast detection of antibiotic resistance.

Emerging Innovation Category Finalist - WesTech Alliance - MozTrack

MozTrack is a device and a service for the automated surveillance of insectsof significance to our health, biosecurity and agriculture. 

www.westechalliance.com/moztrack.html

Emerging Innovation Category Finalist - MALDIID Pty Ltd - Innovative real-time nodule bacteria identification

Innovative real-time nodule bacteria identification for legumes.

www.maldiid.com

Growth Category Finalist - Bankvault.com - BankVault SafeWindow

BankVault - stops bank account hacking and stops ransomware.

www.bankvault.com

Growth Category Finalist - Holyoake - DRUMBEAT Quest

An innovative, award-winning computer game that enhances Social Emotional Learning like never before. 

www.holyoake.org.au

 

Woodside Oil and Gas Encouragement Award Finalists

Company

Innovation

Reservoir Rock Technologies

3D Mineral Scanner

Eteknology Pty Ltd

Mobile Microgrid™

Ovass Pty Ltd

Ovass Geospatial Platform

Picosat Systems Pty Ltd

OzQube Overwatch

 

South32 Designing for Excellence Award Finalists

Company

Innovation

Bortana Pty Ltd trading as Safescape

Safescape Edge Protector

Astron Environmental Services Pty Ltd

emapper - an environmental management platform using remote sensing data to monitor and manage minesite rehabilitation

Onesun Pty Ltd

Shutdown Maintenance Optimisation

Tap into Safety

Predictive Data for Preventative Measures in Safety & Mental Health

 

WA Young Innovator of the Year

Company

Innovation

Bunbury Cathedral Grammar

Gunkies

Como Secondary College

TOLKA

Penrhos College

Truck Away

 

2017 WA Innovator of the Year Semi-Finalists 

Mitsubishi Corporation Emerging Category

Company

Innovation

ClearVue Technologies Ltd

ClearVue PV

Alerte Digital Health Pty Ltd

Mobile A.I. Health Platform

Ovass Pty Ltd

Ovass Geospatial Platform

 

Mitsubishi Corporation Growth Category

Company

Innovation

Tap into Safety

Predictive Data for Preventative Measures in Safety and Mental Health

Zoodata

Zoodata Inspect

ActivePort Pty Ltd

ActivePort - Building for Change

Rate My Space Pty Ltd

Rate My Space - Human insights to buildings