OCT 13-27 2021

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Wine & Code

Sydney CBD / General Assembly / 6.00-8.00PM

During this fun, interactive experience you will use HTML, CSS, and Javascript to build a beautiful website to share with clients, add to your portfolio, or use as a tool in your job search. 

From Startup Nation to Scale-Up Nation

St Ives / 15 Link Road /

Join Technion's newly appointed President, Prof. Uri Sivan. Uri will share Israel's and the university's vision in maintaining its leading position as an entrepreneurial powerhouse. 


NSW / Online / Multi-Day event

This 5-week online course offers a mix of materials for every style of learning, weekly mentorship from expert practitioners and the tools you need to develop an idea and create your startup all in one place. 


How to Turn an Idea into a Business

Pyrmont / Academy of Entrepreneurs / 6.00-7.30PM

Join the Academy of Entrepreneurs for a free workshop on turning your idea into a business, how to transition from student to entrepreneur and how to open a business on a student visa. 

SoGal Sydney: How to Get Media Coverage

Sydney CBD / Haymarket HQ / 6.00-8.00PM

From founders, to seasoned journos and PR experts, this is the panel you need to make your brand stand out. 

The Future of Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Point Piper / RMYC / 6.30PM

Join JNF NSW and Technion Australia for an “in conversation” between two of the world’s greatest influencers in the area of innovation and entrepreneurship – Prof. Uri Sivan, President of the Technion and Dr. David Skellern, inventor of WiFi. 

Get Advice from Investors & Entrepreneurs

Sydney CBD / Hall Chadwick / 6.30-9.00PM

Don't miss this opportunity to learn how experienced entrepreneurs would tackle the problems you or others are facing. 


Startup Stories - Andrew Rothwell (Tyro Payments)

Newcastle / I2N Hub / 8.00-9.30AM

Andrew is passionate about early stage startups and has remained embedded in Australia’s entrepreneurial ecosystem, with Tyro’s Fintech Hub, as an INCUBATE Startup Program advisor and more recently a University of Newcastle VMS Mentor. 

Business Development and Partnerships in Tech

Sydney CBD / General Assembly / 12.30-1.30PM

In this session, you’ll receive an overview of the business development cycle, from outreach to developing and formalising partnerships. 

Data for Good

Sydney CBD / General Assembly / 6.00-8.00PM

Join GA's experts for a discussion on the present and future of data. What’s exciting, the roadblocks ahead, and what we need to make sure we use data for good. 

Why Aren't there Enough Asian-Australian CEOs?

Sydney CBD / Haymarket HQ / 6.00-8.00PM

Why is there a lack of Asian-Australian CEO's? Is it even a problem? Explore these sticky issues in a nuanced, respectful discussion. 

Female Founders Roundtable

Lavender Bay / Work Inc / 6.00-8.30PM

The North Sydney Innovation Network is proud to present the opportunity to hear from a panel of extremely talented and successful female founders on their experiences in the world of entrepreneurship and startups!


Networking in Nature

Sydney CBD / Piccolo Me Cafe / 7.00-8.45AM

Join this guided morning walk for business professionals and gain rich connections with like minded people and an opportunity to start the day on a healthy and inspired note. 

Are You Investor Ready?

Sydney Startup Hub / Fishburners / 12.00-1.00PM

Fishburners' first lunchtime learning workshop for 2020 will provide a comprehensive guide to preparing your communication 'assets' for any investor interaction. 


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. 

Venture Credit... What's That!?

Sydney Startup Hub / Stone & Chalk / 5.30-7.30PM

Familiarise yourself with venture loans, starting with a Venture Debt 101 course from Nick Gainsley (Principal of the OneVentures Credit Fund). Nick has 12 years of debt experience and joins OneVentures from Europe’s leading venture debt fund, Kreos Capital. 

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. 


Fishburners Pitch Nights Kick Off for 2020

Sydney Startup Hub / Fishburners / 5.00-8.00PM

Friday Night Pitches are back in action; bigger and better than ever! Join Fishburners for an elevator pitch night featuring a selection of the world-changing startups within the Fishburners community. 


Prototyping: Rethinking Existing Products

Sydney CBD / Darling Square Library / 11.00AM-4.00PM

In this workshop guided by expert facilitator Albert Ong, you’ll collaborate with other design enthusiasts to improve a product from everyday life.
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