OCT 13-27 2021

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Office Hours with Antler

ONLINE | City of Sydney | 5.30-7.30PM AEST

Learn how you can commercialise your Deeptech research, get validate your business idea, or work through a startup growth challenge by speaking Antler's Associate Partner, Laura Faulconer.


The 30-Minute Quantum Startup

ONLINE | Sydney Knowledge Hub | 9.00-10.30AM AEST

Join a fun and interactive workshop to learn more about the startup way of thinking and quantum technology.

Rebecca Krauthamer, CEO of Quantum Thought and Visiting Entrepreneur in Sydney in 2021 will be facilitating this workshop to teach you how to think like a quantum entrepreneur.

Don't know much about quantum technology or entrepreneurship? Don't worry!

The What & Why of Continuous Discovery

ONLINE | Terem Technologies | 10.00-11.00AM AEST

In this talk with Teresa Torres, explore the key differences between project-based discovery and continuous discovery and give your team a clear benchmark to aspire to.

Lisa Pozzato: Project Manager of Grind to Ground

ONLINE | The Studio | 12.00-12.40PM AEST

During the remarkable year that was 2020, and while studying community development, Lisa Pozzato and her classmates were asked to come up with a project that would help the community. Inspired by the knowledge that many disabled people struggle to find work, and knowing cafes were dumping their waste coffee grind, the team developed Grind to Ground.

The Coming Decade in Quantum Technology

ONLINE | City of Sydney | 12.00-1.00PM AEST

Hear from this stellar panel of quantum thought leaders on future possibilities of quantum technology and what it will take to get there.

Building a Strong Quantum Industry for Sydney

Sydney | City of Sydney | 4.00-5.30PM AEST

Hear from a panel of experienced researchers and entrepreneurs as they debate, discuss, and plan Sydney's present and future quantum industry.


Startup Mornings @ Launchpad

ONLINE | Launchpad | 9.30AM AWST

Each month, Startup Mornings @ Launchpad offers two local entrepreneurs the opportunity to present their startups to a diverse audience of mentors, advisors, entrepreneurs and the community.

The culture surrounding Startup Mornings is that of a supportive, welcoming space so that entrepreneurs can be open and honest about their businesses and the challenges they face. Entrepreneurs gain insight into ways they can improve their business by gathering real-time feedback from the audience.

Leaders, Innovators & Disruptors - In Conversation with Good Edi

ONLINE | Macquarie University Incubator | 12.00-1.00PM AEST

Join Macquarie Uni as they sit down with Catherine Hutchins and Aniyo Rahebi, Co-founders of Good Edi, to talk about their biscuit based edible take-away coffee cups.

Deep Dive: Quantum Startup Panel

ONLINE | Sydney Knowledge Hub | 12.30-1.30PM AEST

Hear from Quantum Thought's CEO Rebecca Krauthamer and Australian startups about the opportunities for startup in Quantum.

Fireside Chat with Andy McLoughlin

Sydney | Sydney Startup Hub | 8.00-9.00AM AEST

Join the SSH for a unique opportunity to hear directly from Andy McLoughlin, Partner at Uncork Capital (formerly known as SoftTech VC), Silicon Valley's #1 Angel fund - a first for Australian audiences!

Quantum Leap: Startups Going Global

ONLINE | Cicada Innovations | 4.30-7.00PM AEST

Hear from local and international Quantum startups on their journey going global.


Innovate Parramatta 2021: Parramatta Startup Forum

Parramatta | City of Parramatta Council | 4.00-7.00PM AEST

At Innovate Parramatta 2021 you will hear from local startups and entrepreneurs about their experiences building successful businesses.

The Studio Founders' Program - Info Session

ONLINE | The Studio | 12.00-12.30PM AEST

Join this lunch-time webinar and Q&A to learn more about The Studio Founders' Program. Ask questions from program EiR's David McKeague and Noga Edelstein, Colin Kinner (StartupOnramp), and a previous program participant. Session moderated by The Studio's CEO, Chantal Abouchar.

How to Effectively Transition Into a New Career

Sydney Startup Hub | Fishburners | 5.00-6.30PM AEST

Come and join As It Is Systemic Consulting for a Career Transition Labs Workshop hosted by Fishburners. It is a place to acknowledge the situation as it is and from there start working on your process for a new beginning.

In Science We Trust

ONLINE | City of Sydney | 6.00-7.00PM AEST

This discussion will be led by Ilana Wisby, CEO of Oxford Quantum Circuits, who will be joined by a panel consisting of thought leaders to explore the many dimensions of ethics in a technological world. 


HHQ Founder Friday!

Sydney | Haymarket HQ | 9.30AM AEST

Grab a free desk, meet the community and enjoy drinks every Friday at Haymarket HQ!

Investor Ready Pitch Night

Sydney Startup Hub | Fishburners | 5.00-7.00PM AEST

Fishburners is hosting a pitch night to showcase tech startups who are ready for investment. The structure of this pitch night will be a little bit different than normal - so get ready for an exciting format!

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