West Tech Fest and OzApps 2015
- 350 attendees including 90 high school students and 50 young entrepreneurs
- Stellar panel of speakers from the US, Sydney and Melbourne
- 200+ hopefuls entered the OzApps competition from five different countries
- Winner of the Q Prize awarded by Qualcomm was Swift
Business News Western Australia covered the five finalists when they were revealed.
The West Australian noted the increasing importance of events like WTF and OzApps after Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s determined focus on innovation. The West Tech Assemblage, covered by Startup News was an event at the festival which created a platform for the tech industry and politicians to meet And Nick Sass of the West Australian was quick to draw this comparison at the event in his piece below.