Oct 12-26

Weekly Sparks #247

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Employee Share Scheme

Sydney | MQ Incubator | 12.00-1.00PM AEST

In-person lunch and learn session with Tax Director at William Buck, Jack Qi.

Growth starts from ideas

ONLINE | Innovation Festival | 1.00-2.00PM AEST

This session aims to help you clearly identify the pain points you solve, understand the brand moat you are building.


Look and Learn: Innovation in Practise

Tantanoola | Roundwood Solutions | 11.30AM-1.30PM ACST

Tour of two innovative businesses operating in the Limestone Coast using automation and robotics within their operations.

Nailing your marketing mix

ONLINE | City of Sydney | 12.00-1.00PM AEST

Want to learn how to drive more sales and how to grow your audience?

How Proptech maximises sales for property developers

ONLINE | Stone & Chalk | 12.00-1.00PM AEST

The solution for property developers is to maximise the reach and efficiency of their sales & marketing processes.

Youth Entrepreneurship in the Limestone Coast Region

Mount Gambier | Mount Gambier High School | 4.00-5.00PM ACST

This event is an opportunity for parents, youth and educators to hear first-hand stories from Young Change Agents.

Haymakers Learn: DAOs & Legals

ONLINE | Haymarket HQ | 6.00-7.00PM AEST

Discuss all things DAO, including best practices, legal structure, use cases and more.

Genesis Cohort 29 Finale

Sydney | The University of Sydney Business School | 6.00-8.30PM AEST

You are cordially invited to share in the ceremony and festivities of the finale of the 29th cohort of Genesis!


Making brave choices in the midst of change

Mount Gambier | The Commodore | 7.00-8.30AM ACST

Dr Gemma Munro will help you to understand and unblock the obstacles to making brave choices and embracing change.

Lighting up Leaders Masterclass with Dr Gemma Munro

Mount Gambier | The Commodore | 9.00-11.00AM ACST

Join Dr Gemma Munro as she continues to inspire us with her Masterclass - Lighting up leaders.

Cyber Resilience for Small Businesses

ONLINE | Innovation Festival | 9.00-10.00AM AEST

You will be updated on the current cyber security threat landscape facing small businesses.

New Kid on the Blockchain: Understanding the Proposed Laws for Crypto, NFT and Blockchain Projects

ONLINE | LegalVision | 10.00-10.45AM AEST

If you operate in the crypto space, it is important to understand how the changes could impact your business.

Meet the Quantum & Photonics Startup Ecosystem w/ Qubits Ventures & More

ONLINE | Founder Institute | 11.00AM-12.30PM AEST

Local experts will outline the local resources and provide tips on how to build a startup in Sydney.

Showcase SA Business Accelerator - Limestone Coast

Penola | Hollick Estates | 11.00AM-4.00PM ACST

Join for a day of learning, connecting and enjoying great local produce over lunch.

Growth Game: Category Design with SignOnSite

ONLINE | Tractor Ventures | 12.00-12.45PM AEST

‘Winning today isn’t about beating the competition at the old game. It’s about inventing a whole new game: creating a new market category.'

Cyber123 WEBINAR 2 - Practical Cyber Security for your Business

ONLINE | Sydney Startup Hub | 12.00-2.00PM AEST

From sole traders through to organisations with hundreds, this program is an accessible way to get better at cyber security.

Show me the money

ONLINE | ACU | 4.00-6.00PM AEST

Legal considerations for social entrepreneurs.

How to Leverage Your Profile and Grow Your Business

ONLINE | General Assembly | 6.30-9.00PM AEST

You will learn how to optimise all aspects of your LinkedIn profile, even the ones you might have overlooked.

Semi Permanent Sydney

Sydney | Carriageworks | Multi-Day Event

This virtual conference exists to bring to the stage conversations that affect ambitious women in business that we desperately need to talk more about.


Electrify Aotearoa

Christchurch | Isaac Theatre Royal | 8.45AM NZST

Showcasing Aotearoa's electrifying women founders.

How to Expand Your Business Into a Franchise

ONLINE | LegalVision | 11.00-11.45AM AEST

If you own or operate a successful business and are looking for an avenue for rapid growth, franchising can be a great way to achieve that goal.

How your Brand is Killing your Startup and How to Fix It

Sydney Startup Hub | Fishburners | 12.00-1.00PM AEST

As part of this session Tim will guide you through the actionable steps to developing your brand for now and the future.

Cyber123 for SME Online Webinar

ONLINE | Sydney School of Entrepreneurship | 4.00PM AEST

A practical program designed by CyberCX to help small and medium enterprises develop a plan for cyber security in their organisation.

Join the Dots - Advanced Manufacturing

Newcastle | I2N Hub Honeysuckle | 5.00-7.00PM AEST

Your chance to meet some of Newcastle's most dynamic founders, researchers and supporters in the advanced manufacturing space.

Powerhouse Late: Gaming

Sydney | Powerhouse Museum | 5.00-9.00PM AEST

Powerhouse Ultimo transforms into a hub for game enthusiasts, exploring its archival game collection and bringing together the local gaming community.

Surf Coast Sustainable Pitch Party

Torquay | Ripple Surf Coast | 5.00-10.00PM AEST

Ripple Surf Coast is bringing together startups, investors and local businesses to celebrate sustainable startups at their Pitch Party.

The Cost of Capital - Melbourne

Melbourne | The Commons Cremorne | 6.00-8.00PM AEST

Fireside chat and ask-me-anything gathering, focussed on the cost of capital to tech companies.


Feats, F***-ups, and Finding Happiness in Giving Back

Mount Gambier |The Commodore | 12.30-3.00PM ACST

With many misses on their way to success, these business leaders now have new businesses, which are set to give back.

AI & Machine Learning for your business

ONLINE | Innovation Festival | 1.00-2.30PM AEST

As we progress through the digital era, the maturity of artificial intelligence and machine learning creates both challenges and opportunities for business leaders.

The Future of Music Sounds Different: Live Talk & Performances

Sydney | Australian Institute of Music | 3.00-6.00PM AEST

Live talks and performances showcasing the future of the Aussie music industry with incredible views of VIVID Festival.


Founders Walk - Sydney

Sydney | Hyde Park | 11.00AM AEST

Every month, walk, talk and eat with like-minded founders in Sydney.



Sydney | UTS, The Great Hall | 4.00-6.00PM AEST

This is a hands-on opportunity for all star gazers, budding astronomers and shape-makers to play, craft, learn, collaborate and contribute to a collective installation that represents the shape of the Southern Cross.

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