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Employee Share Schemes

Sydney Startup Hub / Stone & Chalk / 12.30-2.00PM

Employee share schemes can benefit employees financially if the company performs well and are often used as a way of attracting, retaining and motivating staff. An ESS may benefit the company as it can also align the employees’ interests with shareholders’ interests.


Digital Growth Marketing Business Masterclass

Sydney CBD / Academy Xi / 10.00AM-5.00PM

If you’d like to develop the skills and digital growth marketing know-how to lead your business to success, then this one-day masterclass can change the way marketing is viewed in your business.

Paid Social - What You Need to Know

Sydney Startup Hub / Fishburners / 12.00-1.00PM

It's so easy to go into the tools and make an ad on Facebook, anyone can do it. But so many brands still get it wrong. Chat about the key things you need to know to get it right.


Working Proactively in the Reactive Age

Sydney CBD / General Assembly / 6.00-8.00PM

Join GA for a discussion with local business leaders to learn how they manage their team’s work through the power of planning and processes so they can achieve better results. You’ll learn their strategies for setting priorities, creating plans that map to them, and getting their teams enrolled and excited.

Engaging with IT Journalists 101

Sydney Startup Hub / The Studio / 12.30-1.30PM

Got a grand vision and unique product value? Wanna deliver them to the right target audience and be heard? All startup organizations communicate in many ways, but whether they are effective or not is another question.

Start-up Legal

North Sydney / ACU / 4.00-6.00PM

Don’t be one of the 80% of start-ups that fail. Find out how to avoid the key legal pitfalls that can ruin your business.


NSW Regional Pitchfest State Final

Wagga Wagga / Civic Theatre / 7.30-9.30PM

Regional Pitchfest is a megaphone for regional business and innovation. It is designed and proven to help realise the potential and celebrate the success of Australia’s rural and regional entrepreneurs, artisans and small businesses.

IQ Talk 2019

Newcastle / Civic Theatre / 5.30-7.30PM

The Hunter is on the crest of a transition that will reshape the way that we live, interact and do business.

Innovation Campus Meetup!

Camperdown / INCUBATE Hub / 4.00-6.00PM

Come and hear all the amazing programs, workshops and spaces that you can access and network with like minded people

Getting Value out of Design Sprints

Ultimo / Dr Chau Chak Wing Building / 6.15-7.45PM

This masterclass offers a practitioner's guide to design sprints, focused on the practical challenges and commercial benefits of the approach.

Networking in Nature

Royal Botanic Gardens / Piccolo Me Cafe / 7.00-8.45AM

Networking In Nature is a monthly guided morning walk for professionals and business owners in Sydney's stunning Royal Botanic Gardens.

Building Products and Services for a Borderless Economy

Sydney Startup Hub / Fishburners / 6.00-9.00PM

Come along to learn how Algorand is driving Fintech Adoption of Blockchain Solutions.


Laneway Hatch

Sydney Startup Hub / Laneway Education / 5.00-8.30PM

Hatch will be an evening full of inspiring ideas, pitch presentations, awards, networking and fun where some of our best students will have the opportunity of showcasing their work to industry experts and be recognised for their talents and efforts.

Payments Pitch Night

Sydney Startup Hub / Fishburners / 5.00-8.00PM

Every Friday night from 5pm, Fishburners opens its doors to host Shark Tank style, Friday Night Pitches. This particular event will feature a selection of up and coming startups in payments.

How to Grow like Canva with Andrianes Pinantoan

Sydney CBD / WeWork / 9.30AM-5.00PM

Growth is the lifeblood of every company and Andre Pinantoan is widely considered Australia’s top growth marketer specialising in marketplaces and digital businesses.

Leaders, Innovators & Disruptors Networking Lunch

Macquarie University / Macquarie University Incubator / 12.00-1.30PM

If you can't beat em, join em? Digital disruption, globalisation, mergers and tie ups through 'Frenemies' is more common today than ever before.

Content Marketing

Sydney CBD / Haymarket HQ / 12.30-1.30PM

This practical session will include exercises on how to develop your Customer Personas, identify their needs, define your value propositions and learn how to source and automate your content road map.


Unleash You Youth Day

Alexandria / The Venue / 12.00-6.00PM

Unleash You Youth Day is a one day, life changing event that will help you learn all the tools and skills you need for your future.

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