OCT 13-27 2021

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Discover Le Wagon's Coding Bootcamp

ONLINE | Le Wagon | 6.30-8.00PM AEST

Stuck in an industry you don't like? Change your life, learn to code!


Troy Casey, Co-Founder of Blaklash Creative and Magpie Goose

ONLINE | The Studio | 12.00-12.40PM AEST

Troy Casey is a proud Aboriginal man from Kamilaroi Country north-west New South Wales. He is the co-founder, with Amanda Hayman, of Blaklash Creative. 

Accelerator Commercialisation: Information Session

Melbourne | Stone & Chalk | 12.00-1.00PM AEST

Please join the team from i4Connect to learn more about Accelerating Commercialisation, including goals of the program, benefits, eligibility, and examples of past grantees.

The PropTech Panel

ONLINE | Stone & Chalk | 12.00-1.00PM AEST

Join this live webinar to learn how borrowers can be approved for a mortgage in minutes, get the best out of a mortgage broker, and get onto the property ladder sooner.

Taronga Accelerator Program Info Session

ONLINE | HATCH | 12.30-1.30PM AEST

If you're interested in the HATCH: Taronga Accelerator Program, please complete this form to register for the online information session.

StartSpace Business Book Chat with Sarah Davidson

ONLINE | StartSpace | 1.00-1.30PM AEST

Scale your business without scaling the stress – join StartSpace for this free online event with author and founder of Matcha Maiden, Sarah Davidson.

Pitch Night: Direct to Consumer

Melbourne | The Commons Cremorne | 6.00-8.30PM AEST

Startup Victoria are shining the spotlight on startups and founders creating and selling products direct to consumer!


Raising the Bar Light Rail Edition

Multiple Locations | City of Sydney | Multiple Times

20 Innovators. 10 Bars. 1 Night: a very special evening of knowledge-sharing, innovation and networking at venues along the Sydney Light Rail. Many events sold out, but, join the waitlist because, you never know!

Take the Guesswork Out of Employee Shares

ONLINE | Cake Equity | 12.30-1.30PM AEST

Cake Equity are experts in this area and Jason Atkins Cake’s CEO will show you how to get the most from this powerful startup tool.

The Power of LinkedIn: A Beginner's Guide

ONLINE | General Assembly | 12.30-1.30PM AEST

At this workshop you will be introduced to the key features of LinkedIn to unlock how to use the world's most powerful professional networking platform.

Lean Canvas Workshop

Armidale | UNE SMART Region Incubator | 12.30-2.30PM AEST

Come and work with Alison Treloar, Regional Startup Connector with the UNE SMART Region Incubator and build your Lean Canvas.

James Groves, TEDx Speaked & MD, Indigo Swan, UK

ONLINE | Tank Stream Labs | 1.00-1.30PM AEST

TSL will speak with James Groves, TEDx speaker and Managing Director of Indigo Swan, UK-based award-winning business energy consultants.

Algae and Cells and Insects...Oh My!

Sydney | Bancho | 6.00PM AEST

Consumers are now looking for more sustainable, more nutrient dense foods to feed their families and even though eating foods made from seaweed or insect proteins might sound a bit frightening at first, scientists are working hard to develop these innovative food ingredients into safe and convenient food options that are totally delicious.

What Does a Robotic Future Really Look Like?

Sydney | PS40 | 6.00PM AEST

To predict what our robotic future might look like, look at how technology has changed the world in the past, what technology and robotics are doing for us in the present, innovations in robotics today and how we will adapt to these future robotic technologies.

How to Pitch to Investors & Successfully Raise Money

ONLINE | Steve Austin | 5.30-6.30PM AEST

This workshop is an intro to a 4-day workshop that Steve Austin has presented at accelerators in San Francisco, Silicon Valley, in Asia and Europe.

Our Science-Non-Fiction Future in Space

Sydney | Strawberry Hills Hotel | 7.30PM AEST

Join Troy McCann to gain a new perspective about outer space, and your part in creating a future that sounds like science-fiction today.

The Right Music at the Right Time Can Save Your Life

Sydney | Stitch Bar | 7.30PM AEST

What defines our personal music taste and how can someone living with Dementia benefit from music as a part of their daily diet? Nicc Johnson will talk about the importance of the right music at the right time and how it can literally change your life.

Future of Rehabilitation Through Wearable Technology

Sydney | Jazzy Cafe & Bar | 7.30PM AEST

Come along and hear from Behrokh Abbasnejad about how smart clothing can change the future of healthcare.

Moree Entrepreneurs Breakfast

Moree | UNE SMART Region incubator | 7.00-8.30AM AEST

If you want to know what a creative vision for business looks like, this is the event for you!


MedTech/Cybersecurity Innovation Summit

ONLINE | Macquarie University Incubator | 8.00-10.00AM AEST

The Macquarie Park MedTech Innovation Summit 2021 will bring together industry, Government and academia in the local MedTech sector.

Dean Foley, Founder & CEO of Barayamal / Creating a Better World Through First Nations Entrepreneurship

ONLINE | The Studio | 12.00PM AEST

Dean Foley served five years in the Royal Australian Air Force before founding Australia’s Indigenous business accelerator, Barayamal – now known as a world leader in Indigenous Entrepreneurship.

Supplying Space for Australian Businesses

ONLINE | Cicada Innovations | 12.00-1.00PM AEST

For the next Cicada Buzz, Sally-Ann will be joined by leaders from the space industry; Tim Parsons, Martin Duursma, Donna Lawler and James Brown, who will discuss their vision for Australia's space future.

How to Start a StartUp? Stories of Migrant Entrepreneurs

ONLINE | Catalyser | 12.00-1.00PM AEST

Talk to two of Catalyser's Alumni about how they started their startup in Australia and what are some of the things early stage migrant founders should keep in mind.

How to Make a Lasting Impression on a VC Firm

Sydney Startup Hub | Fishburners | 12.00-1.00PM AEST

In this workshop, join Chris Quirk and Taryn Pieterse, Investment Managers at Rampersand, to learn how to impress VCs with your pitch deck and VC interview.

Join the Dots - Pitching

Newcastle | I2N Hub | 5.00-7.00PM AEST

Hear from founders and business leaders as they share how their pitches have evolved and the importance of conveying their idea succinctly to a diverse audience.

Global Pitch Nights

Sydney Startup Hub | The Studio | 5.30-7.30PM AEST

Pitch Nights will be held on the last Thursday of the month, and are open to anyone who is looking to learn or be involved with start ups including, investors, start ups, business founders and, educators and students.

TEN13 & Galileo Early Stage Startups Networking Event

Queensland | Smoked Garage | 5.30-8.30PM AEST

TEN13 and Galileo would like to invite you to get together to talk about early stage start-up companies.

Get the Kickass Role You Want

ONLINE | General Assembly | 6.00-7.00PM AEST

This session will help you refocus and take actionable steps towards a fulfilling career.

What is the Key to Success in Virtual Trade Programs

Sydney | Haymarket HQ | 6.00-8.00PM AEST

Haymarket HQ is partnering with Professionals in International Trade for a panel discussion about best practices in supporting virtual trade.


Innovation Bridge: Cambridge-Sydney

ONLINE | Venture Cafe | 8.00-11.00AM AEST

If you are an Australian MedTech startup seeking opportunities in the United States, or an investor on the look out for emerging MedTech global startup talent, this event is for you!

Capital 2021 - Virtual Investor Showcase

ONLINE | Wholesale Investor | 9.00AM-3.00PM AEST

The annual event will feature presentations from emerging high growth companies, from sectors such as; property fund, renewable energy, healthcare, ESG, blockchain, crypto, technology, oil and gas, medical devices, and more.

Food and Beverages Pitch Night

Sydney Startup Hub | Fishburners | 5.00-7.00PM AEST

Fishburners is hosting a pitch night to showcase Australia's best startups in the food and beverages sector!

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