Hack, prototype & ideate at MCIC

What is MCIC Foundations?

New to entrepreneurship? No problem! MCIC Foundations run over 200 events and workshops every year to introduce you to methodologies of entrepreneurship, creative thinking and making. 

Learn creative problem-solving techniques and how to design user-centric solutions or join a 2.5-day hackathon to solve a real world problem with like minded people. 

Transform your designs into 3D printed objects or laser etch an artwork, learn how to make the most of our makerspace kit at a shop tools session. 

And if you've already got an idea for a startup, come along to a pitch night and propel your venture to the next level. 

Explore more below.  

A two and a half day competitive and immersive learning experience where participants form cross-disciplinary teams come together to create solutions from scratch by ideating, prototyping, testing and gather feedback from subject matter mentors.

Entrepreneurial Endeavours is a suite of programs designed to help introduce the methodologies of entrepreneurship, creative thinking and problem solving and making. Delivered in a supportive and collaborative environment, these programs allow participants to hack, design, prototype and tinker, to help build skills and unleash the inner entrepreneur.

Gain access to the UNSW Makerspace Network and learn how to use the Makerspace equipment, tools and tech from laser cutters to 3D printers to shop tools. 

Lecturers and course convenors can choose a series of MCIC Foundations workshops to integrated into existing course offerings to introduce and upskill students with entrepreneurial skills necessary for innovation and turning ideas into a reality.