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The Impending Internet Revolution

Sydney CBD / Museum of Contemporary Art / 8.00-10.00AM

How the 'new' internet is going to change our lives, and how brands will need to adapt in order to remain relevant in this brave new world.

Build Your First Website - Coding for Non-Programmers

Pyrmont / WeWork / 6.30-8.30PM

In this course, you will learn a little about what programming is, from what powers the web to your first website. You will leave this workshop with a much better understanding on to idealize and build digital products by yourself or with your team.

Bachelor of Entrepreneurship (Honours) Info Session

Ultimo / Dr Chau Chak Wing Building / 11.00AM-12.00PM

Come and chat with the director of the exciting new Bachelor of Entrepreneurship (Honours) program and learn how it can help drive your start-up idea forward.


Practicing Purpose - Workshop Your Why

Sydney CBD / General Assembly / 1.00-2.00PM

In this session, delve into ways to identify what motivates us and how we can bring those things into our daily lives in a more significant way.

Software Engineering Immersive: Info Session

Sydney CBD / General Assembly / 5.30-6.30PM

Whether you’re looking to cross-over into a role that requires you to know web programming, level up in your existing role, or you’re curious about this career path, join us and figure out if this flex immersive course format is a fit for you.

What is UI and Why is it Important?

Sydney CBD / Academy Xi / 12.30PM

For many new designers, navigating the world of UI can be a daunting task. Terms such as colour theory and psychology, typography, and layout are often used. What do they mean, and how are they used to deliver functional but exceptional digital experiences?

Startup Grind Hosts Accelo CEO, Geoff McQueen

Sydney CBD / Hall Chadwick / 5.00-8.00PM

Geoff McQueen, co-founder of Accelo, and Executive Director of the Aussie Founder Network based in Silicon Valley. Geoff will give some fantastic insights into capital raising in the US, and what it takes to make it in Silicon Valley. Use code "Sydney" for a $10 ticket.

Measure for Good - AI and the Impact of Things

Sydney Startup Hub / The Studio / 12.20-1.30PM

In this talk, Eitan Bienstock, the founder of Everything IoT will share his vision for a fully connected and intelligent world by 2030.

Mastering Growth Through Data

Sydney CBD / muru-D Playroom / 5.30-7.30PM

Come and learn about the role of data in an early-stage startup, whether it’s to measure and manage themselves, or to offer a unique value proposition to customers.

Got an Idea? We'll Help You Convert it into a Startup

Sydney CBD / Haymarket HQ / 6.00-8.00PM

Having an Idea for a startup is not enough. Execution plays an equally important role in the success of any business. So how do you actually start? TiE Sydney is organising workshops to help you in that. A series of 3 workshops, one every month, where you will be taught and guided in turning your idea into a startup.

How to Land Your First Gig in Design

Sydney CBD / Academy Xi / 6.00-8.00PM

Have you ever wondered what User Experience (UX) Design, or Sevice Design is, and what it takes to get into the industry? User Experience (UX) Design is the process of understanding and designing to solve problems in order to create satisfaction. UX solves problems for real people in their real contexts.


How Finder Scales Culture

Sydney Startup Hub / Fishburners / 12.00-1.00PM

In this session you'll hear from Finder’s Head of Talent, Jamie, about how the comparison site scaled its culture through local growth, global expansion and across it's distributed crew.

The Neuroscience of Influence: Creating Outcomes

Sydney CBD / Academy Xi / 6.00-9.00PM

Using the modern principles of neuroscience you'll deep dive into the tools and hacks to become a diplomatic worthy communicator and influencer.

Unworking - How the Future of Work Will Set Us Free

Circular Quay / Museum of Contemporary Art / 2.00-4.00PM

Some believe the fourth industrial revolution represents an ‘apocalypse of work’ for humankind. Others are utterly optimistic about the future of work and new found freedoms it will bring. Join an immersive experience and contribute your own ideas and perspectives to the conversation.

B2B Rocks

Barangaroo / International Towers 3 / Multi-Day Event

This is the premier event connecting business and innovation to create actionable insights that makes a positive impact on the bottom line. Join other B2B startup founders, international unicorns such as Stripe, VC and Investment Managers, and Corporate Execs for two full days of learning and connecting around all things B2B. Use the code SPARK20 to take 20% off!


Waste Resurrection

Chatswood / Chatswood Chase / 11.00AM-12.00PM

Professor Veena Sahajwalla is a rock star. Internationally recognised materials scientist, engineer and inventor she is revolutionising recycling for the future. Join her to hear how her pioneering techniques are changing the concept of recycling for our modern world.

Travel Tech Pitch Night

Sydney Startup Hub / Fishburners / 5.00-8.00PM

Every Friday night from 5pm, Fishburners opens its doors to host Shark Tank style pitches. This particular evening will feature a selection of travel tech startups!

The Founder Experience with Adam O'Neill

Sydney CBD / Haymarket HQ / 12.30-1.30PM

Adam will discuss his personal experiences and Asia Advisory's mission to help Australian companies to market to and attract customers from across Asia.


Future Proofing Diversity

Chatswood / Chatswood Chase Sydney / 11.00AM-12.00PM

Join Judy Friedlander, academic, journalist and the founder of FoodFaith: Planting Seeds, as she lifts the lid on the new BandB Highway initiative.

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