Remarkable (company)

Remarkable (company)

An accelerator with a focus on start-ups that specialize in technology for those with disabilities. It was founded in 2016 and is located in Sydney, Australia.

Remarkable is a Sydney-based accelerator that is a division of the Cerebral-Palsy Alliance and is in partnership with the Telstra Foundation and Microsoft. It has the stated goal of making the world more physically, socially, and economically accessible for those with disabilities via the development of technology through start-up companies.

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The company offers a 16 week accelerator program for start-ups that are focused on creating technology to better the quality of life for people with disabilities. Remarkable provides seed funding of $35,000 for 5% equity in addition to weekly master classes, intensive sprints, and check-ins. It offers support through coaching and mentoring as well as a space to work in at the Sydney Startup Hub in the central business district of the city. Start-ups involved in the program are expected to supply product demonstrations throughout the program to keep their product development on track. At the end of the program, there is the final demonstration and graduation day.

Timeline

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Amanda Caunt

Employee

Peter Horsley

Founder

Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type
Date

Disability tech accelerator Remarkable welcomes new cohort of seven startups for 16-week bootcamp - SmartCompany

Dominic Powell

Web

April 3, 2019

Remarkable Accelerator partners with Microsoft Australia to back AI startups - Startup Daily

Web

January 24, 2019

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

Enabled by Design-athon 2018 Showreel

November 28, 2018

Companies

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CEO
Location
Products/Services

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