OCT 13-27 2021

Weekly Sparks 133

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Nuclear Energy: A New Beginning? And what role it might play in Australia

Ultimo / Aerial UTS Function Centre / 5.30-8.00PM

Join Professor Jacopo Buongiorno as he examines the key findings of the 2018 MIT study on The Future of Nuclear Energy in a Carbon-Constrained World.

Goal Setting and Time Management Workshop

Sydney CBD / Rydges Hotel World Square / 5.30-8.00PM

Go into the new year with your goals and intentions in place. By setting SMART (specific, measurable, attainable, realistic and timely) objectives with a clear plan of action and holding yourself accountable by tracking them, you will be more likely to get things accomplished.

How to Get Traction for Your Product and Startup in Sydney

Sydney CBD / General Assembly / 6.30-9.00PM

After you’ve identified a world-changing business idea and you've built a prototype, what comes next? How do you let the world know about your product? How do you form a company around that product? How do you scale production? What should you prioritize, and what can wait until later? 


Sustainability/Social Impact Toastmasters Evening Session

Sydney Startup Hub / Fishburners / 5.50-7.00PM

Sustainability/Social Impact Toastmasters is a group of sustainability/social impact professionals who gather to practise public lectures/product pitches/generally improve their communication and leadership skills. 

Academy of Entrepreneurs' Open Day

Pyrmont / Academy of Entrepreneurs / 6.00-8.00PM

Get to know Academy of Entrepreneurs – the world's 1st accredited incubator and get the enrolment fee waived (equivalent to $200) when you apply on the day. 

UX and Service Design Industry Night

Sydney CBD / Academy Xi / 6.00-8.30PM

Industry Night is Academy Xi's quarterly high point, where their talented UX and Service Design graduates showcase their portfolios to the design community and hiring organisations. 



Macquarie Park / Venture Cafe / 3.00-8.00PM

Venture Cafe invites you to take an active role in the future of our country and our planet. They will be dedicating Thursday 30 January and Thursday 6 February to kick-start a collaborative movement. There will be programming free mini-hacks, solution pitches, workshops, deep-dive round-tables, interactive panels and more. 

How to Engage with Gen Z in 2020

Sydney CBD / General Assembly / 6.00-8.00PM

Join the experts at Year 13 who have surveyed over 30,000 young Aussies. Through their research, they've uncovered trends and correlations that influence youth behaviour and decision making. 

2020 Vision: What to Expect from the United States this Year

The Rocks / MCA / 6.00-8.00PM

What are Trump’s chances of re-election? Which Democratic challenger is likely to be Trump’s opponent in November? What impact will renewed tensions in the Middle East have on the election, and what are the implications for Australia? And what will be the trajectory of rivalry between China and the United States in this election year? 

Intro to 3D Design and Electronics

Sydney CBD / Darling Square Library / 6.00-8.00PM

Get an introduction to 3D design and electronics in this hands on workshop series. 

Building a Resilient Mindset for Your Future & Finances

Seaforth / Seaforth Village Community Centre / 7.00-9.00PM

What is resilience? How do we adopt it and use it? In what ways can it help create a successful future? Is resilience enough to secure our finances? 


LMBDW's First Conference

Sydney Startup Hub / Fishburners / 9.00AM-5.00PM

Hosted by LMBDW founders Jane & Gen, there will be an amazing lineup of speakers with hands on workshops to impact your business today. 

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