South Australia: The best place to do business

Supported By: 
The Department of the Premier and Cabinet
Eligibility Criteria: 
Concepts must use at least one datasets published on the Data.SA open data portal

Prize: $2,000 worth of Hardware, Gadgets and vouchers
This Category is about using data to deliver a prosperous future for South Australian Business or to showcase why South Australia is a great place to do business


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BiblioFile seeks to increase social connection through reading- like Tinder for book lovers. It uses public library open data to notify uses of other people with similar reading interests and to connect people with the books that they love. Users can connect with other people who like to read- regardless of location- both online and in the real world. Books can be searched for and requested through the One Card Network - and if it is not available they can request that it is purchased by their local library.


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AusEd is a website designed to explore possible causes of a highly unacceptable low student retention rate in Australian Schools; whether there is a social, medical, health or a combination of these as causes.

If so, then need for policy changes.

The website is available to everyone who is interested in making a difference to the economic and society state of Australia. The website uses various data sources to determine possible causes to the low retention rate by displaying in a colourful and attractive way so that the data can easily be interpreted.

Local Promoter

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Our team wanted to create a project that can help ensure a prosperous and bright future for South Australian business and local business across the nation.

So we’ve been working tirelessly over the past 44 hours to bring to you our exciting new platform called Local Promoter.

Patent Finder App

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A Smart phone app to make finding Intellectual Property patent claims.


Currently searching for patents and claims are hard and for new businesses that have a great idea, they want to find out if their idea has already been patented. 

This app will make it easy to find patents by allowing Users to drill down into categories.


Digital Accelerator Hub

Team Hactory, Digital Accelerator
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Project Name:  Digital Economy Accelerator

Team: Hactory


SafestRoute - QR Marketing

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Mitch, Trent and Brian

Invest SA

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Project brief


Invest SA is an info graphic portal for providing insights on latest export trends of South Australia.



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FireSA is a fire safety application that alerts you when a bushfire occurs and gives you directions to the nearest bushfire safety zone in your area.

Our data:


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Spicy Sausage


Skill-It is a tool to help SA businesses grow.


As your business grows, so does its complexity. Focusing on the right areas and recruiting the right people is difficult.


At a Glance:


  • Equipping Businesses with the skills they need to grow

  • Recruit and retain the best talent in your company, and in South Australia

BAM (Business Analytics Maps)

Business Analytics Map - data to decisions for policy and investment
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The BAM (Business Analytics Maps) data visualisation tool aims to provide current and potential business owners, policy makers and individuals a way to visualise business activity in different postcodes and local government areas. Small businesses form the backbone of the economy, and this tool allows users to look across the state and back in time to see the 'economic story'; which areas are flourishing now, or have slowed down in recent times.


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