EMAIL TO NICK: THINKING ABOUT THE FUTURE

EMAIL TO NICK: THINKING ABOUT THE FUTURE

Nick Abrahams is a leading technology lawyer and a great mate. We co-founded Lawpath together and he is well known for his book: Digital Disruption in Australia: A Guide for Entrepreneurs, Investors & Corporates. Tuning into future trends is important to our work...
INSIDE THE INCUBATOR

INSIDE THE INCUBATOR

Following a two day microhack, we partnered with Horizon Power to incubate four entrepreneurs to build disrupt the energy industry. We spoke to Grant Young, who was one of the attendees chosen to come into incubation at Pollenizer. His company Nexergy, co-founded with...
THIS CHANGES EVERYTHING: INTRODUCING XO

THIS CHANGES EVERYTHING: INTRODUCING XO

If we are to solve the unprecedented range and scale of global challenges confronting us, we need to get cutting edge “Deep Tech” innovation out of the lab and into the world faster. Organisations big and small will have to work together in complementary ways to...
ME, THE ENERGY COMPANY

ME, THE ENERGY COMPANY

I am an energy company. At least I will be soon. How we generate and flow energy is changing, driven by technology changes that are happening so fast, it is hard to see them happening around us. One day soon we will wake up and find it hard to imagine coal power...
INDUSTRY DISRUPTION CASE STUDY: PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

INDUSTRY DISRUPTION CASE STUDY: PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

Question: “How many consultants does it take to change a light bulb?” Answer: “Let me think, what’s your budget again?” … Or so the old joke goes. But perhaps not for much longer. I have talked about Deloitte’s excellent Short...
INDUSTRY DISRUPTION CASE STUDY: FINANCE

INDUSTRY DISRUPTION CASE STUDY: FINANCE

When your stock in trade evolves from paper notes to ones-and-zeroes on a computer screen, how vulnerable is the finance sector to digital disruption? We looked at education in last week’s case study of industries on the verge of digital disruption. This time...
INDUSTRY DISRUPTION CASE STUDY: EDUCATION

INDUSTRY DISRUPTION CASE STUDY: EDUCATION

Here at Pollenizer, we are doing more and more work with big companies who are facing digital disruption and want to apply our startup science at an enterprise level, to stimulate more entrepreneurial thinking and help them create innovative new, customer-centric...