OCT 13-28 2021

Weekly Sparks 187

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Tactics for Smart Business Operations and Growth

ONLINE | City of Sydney | 12.00-1.00PM AEDT

Join this webinar to understand how Employment Hero has grown at a rate of 5 times every year for 3 years in a row.

Pause Fest

ONLINE | Pause Fest | Multi-Day Event

Pause Fest is an independent, industry-driven movement with a mission to bring diverse intelligence together to fuel the next generation forward. Their innovation focus is about people, mindset and culture - for a good purpose.


Digging into CellAg

ONLINE | Blackbird | 8.00AM AEDT

Blackbird have called on founders and leaders from the industry to discuss the ANZ landscape, early signals and traction and the possibilities informed by a more sustainable future of food.

Founders' Stories - Michael West: Investigative Journalist

ONLINE | The Studio | 12.00-12.30PM AEDT

Michael West Media is a popular independent media publisher covering the rising power of corporations over democracy. MWM is non-partisan, does not take advertising and is funded by thousands of devoted readers.

Entrepreneurial Women's Series

ONLINE | iAccelerate | 12.30-1.30PM AEDT

This event will feature guest speaker Katherine McConnell, UOW alumna, Founder and CEO of Brighte, Female Fintech Leader of the Year 2020 and an innovative, award-winning Fintech and market leader in energy finance.

How to Find Your Life Purpose

ONLINE | Academy of Entrepreneurs | 6.00-7.00PM AEDT

This workshop – by Award-winning Social Entrepreneur Paula Mills – will help you dig deep in yourself, find the best version of you and help you focus and achieve your life’s purpose, so that you can happily give it your maximum and fully enjoy life.

Optimizing Websites and Landing Pages to Convert

ONLINE | General Assembly | 8.00-10.30PM AEDT

Join GA to work through exercises and real-life examples to create a compelling story online and leave with actionable advice and tools.


Startup Stories - Tricia Martin (Virtual Intern)

ONLINE | I2N Hub | 8.00-9.00AM AEDT

Tricia Martin is a 2020 Technology IAward Finalist and Foundation of Young Australians Social Pioneer, focused on building practical and real-world solutions for young people’s career readiness.

Info Session: Catalyser National Pre-Accelerator Program

ONLINE | Catalyser | 12.00-1.00PM AEDT

Catalysr is an award winning pre-accelerator program empowering migrant entrepreneurs, or "migrapreneurs" to start their own startups in Aus.

KPMG High Growth Ventures Lunch and Learn

Barangaroo | KPMG | 12.30-1.30PM AEDT

This workshop is the chance for you to learn about the latest R&D tax developments following recent government changes and gain insights into industry best practice processes, documentation and governance in a time of increasing regulatory scrutiny and review.

Sourcing Finance for Your Start-Up

ONLINE | Laneway Education | 1.00-2.00PM AEDT

Laneway is pleased to continue this initiative to bring students and their broader community together through Take-Away Lunch Sessions (online webinars).

Startup Grants Info Session

ONLINE | UNSW Founders Program | 5.00-6.00PM AEDT

The UNSW Founders Program is hosting a session where you can find out all about the NSW MVP Grant, Accelerating Commercialisation Australia Grant.

How to Survive and Outsmart Facebook & Instagram Algorithms

ONLINE | General Assembly | 8.00-10.30PM AEDT

Learn how to not only survive, but also outsmart Facebook and Instagram algorithms to ensure your posts get in front of the customers’ eyes.


Networking in Nature

ONLINE | Gone Bush Adventures | 7.00-8.45AM AEDT

Join this inspiring morning walk in Sydney's Botanic Gardens led by outdoor learning and connection specialists Gone Bush and special guest presenters.

PWC Media & Entertainment Report with Justin Papps

ONLINE | The Studio | 12.00-12.30PM AEDT

With 2020 being a year like no other, join the Studio in conversation with Report Editor and PWC Partner, Justin Papps and get an update on the 2021 media landscape. Ask your own burning questions in the live Q&A.


FemTech Innovation Summit: International Women's Day

ONLINE | FemTech Collective | 10.00AM-3.00PM AEDT

Celebrate this year's International Women's Day with FemTech Collective! This year they will be looking at FemTech's role in forging equality.

The Studio Tour

Sydney Startup Hub | The Studio | 12.00-1.00PM AEDT

What kind of startups are in the space? Is it a good fit for you? What is included in your membership?

Getting Investor Ready

ONLINE | Startup Victoria | 1.00-2.00PM AEDT

For this week's Startup Success Series, join expert investors to go through everything you need to know to get your startup investor-ready.

Female Founders Pitch Night

ONLINE | Fishburners | 5.00-7.00PM AEDT

Fishburners look forward to supporting women entrepreneurs during their Female Founders Pitch Night in celebration of International Women's Day.

The World's First 24 Hour Venture Investor Conference

ONLINE | Wholesale Investor | Multi-Day Event

The largest investment conference in 2021 featuring 100+ investment opportunities, keynote speaker Jason Calacanis, and more.


Womxn Fest with Keynote Sophia Amoruso

ONLINE | Hustle & Heart | Multi-Day Event

Introducing Womxn Fest: a two-day virtual event to inspire and empower womxn, all to raise money for UN Women on International Women’s Day.

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