OCT 13-27 2021

Weekly Sparks 137

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Energy Transition and Venture Capital - With Shayle Kann

Sydney CBD / Darling Square Library / 5.30-7.30PM 

Join Startmate for a conversation + Q&A between Shayle Kann and Katerina Kimmorely on the energy landscape in America, parralells and differences between the Australian context and the role of venture capital in transitioning to a renewable energy future. 

How to Get Started in Data Science and Analytics

Sydney CBD / Academy Xi / 6.00-7.30PM

Statistica predicts that the big data industry will be worth US$42 billion in 2018, and by 2027 is expected to be valued at over US$103 billion. So what skills do you need to become a Data Scientist, and what opportunities does the industry have.


The Power of Podcasting

Sydney CBD / General Assembly / 6.00-8.00PM

Talk through the tools and strategies needed to go out and create authentic and engaging audio content, and why this could help you build your brand.

Entering China - Challenges and Opportunities

Sydney CBD / Haymarket HQ / 6.00-8.00PM

Hear from Block42 founder Brian Zou about the successes and failures faced upon taking his startup to the Chinese market.

How to Safely Create Wealth in Cryptocurrencies

Sydney CBD / Freelancer / 6.00-8.00PM

At this free workshop, Joe Shew, CEO of Crypto Consulting Institute, will personally take you through the proven 5 Step Process to SAFELY creating wealth in 2020. 


Big Data in B2B Marketing: Trends in 2020

Sydney CBD / General Assembly / 8.30-10.00AM

In this event, hear from B2B marketing experts on how big data is driving big impact in their business by forging tighter connections between marketing and sales and revealing new insights and opportunities. 

Stop Stalling, Start Moving - Create Change and Achieve Anything

Sydney CBD / General Assembly / 12.30-1.30PM

There is a key to making positive change happen, and the best news is it is simple to learn and works for everyone.

Creating Irresistible Online Marketing

Sydney Startup Hub / The Studio / 12.30-1.30PM

In this session Christo Hall, co-founder of the Marketing Education company Basic Bananas, pulls back the curtains on the 4 critical steps to creating irresistible online marketing.

Join the Dots for Edtech

Newcastle / I2N Hub Hunter Street / 5.00-7.00PM

The I2N is helping develop connections between individuals interested in or working in Edtech. A short and sharp series of pitches from entrepreneurs, SMEs and researchers kicks off the event followed by informal networking to help you join the dots for future collaboration. 

In-Conversation Event with Jamie Engel

North Sydney / 33 Berry St / 5.00-7.30PM

Jamie Engel is the founder of Neutopia.co, the leading online education platform to support the global transition to connected ways of learning for academic, corporate and forward-thinking organisations. Neutopia supports 21st-century learning and builds community by creating meaningful peer-to-peer engagement. 

Sustainability/Social Impact Toastmasters Evening Session

Sydney Startup Hub / Fishburners / 5.50-7.00PM

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

Employable in 2030: Closing the Skills Gap

Sydney CBD / General Assembly / 6.00-8.00PM

What jobs will exist in 2030? Come along and hear from a panel of industry leaders on how to stay relevant in the rapidly changing space for 2030 and beyond...


Growth Lessons from Deputy, Xero and Vend

Sydney Startup Hub / Fishburners / 12.00-1.00PM

In this fireside Jordan Lewis (Deputy, Xero and Vend) will join David Jones (Pointzi, ThreatMetrix) to dig into his experiences on growth teams at these 3 successful startups (Deputy has now raised over US$110M). 

How to Increase the Impact of Your Message with Humour

Sydney CBD / General Assembly / 12.30-1.30PM

In this workshop, Humour Engineer Andrew Tarvin teaches you the practical comedy principles that he’s shared with some of the world’s top organisations -- including the United Nations, the FBI, and the Red Cross -- on communicating effectively. 

How to Podcast and Make a Living

Coffs Harbour / Bishop Druitt College Theatre / 6.00PM

Join Cameron Reilly as he shares insight on the future of content creation, new emerging platforms like tiktok and how to monetise your passion. 

How Brands Make Movements

Sydney CBD / General Assembly / 6.00-8.00PM

In this interactive panel discussion, meet the creative marketers and thinkers behind inspiring brands as they share their strategy and marketing tactics to find brand purpose, build community and create a movement that goes beyond any products and services. 


Tour of The Studio

Sydney Startup Hub / The Studio / 12.00-1.00PM

Join The Studio for a tour of their space, where one of their friendly team will be able to answer any of your burning questions.

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