Oct 12-26 2022

Weekly Sparks #224

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How to Unlock Cheques from Angel Investors in Australia

ONLINE | Founder Institute | 6.00-7.30PM AEDT

Angel investors can be a valuable source of capital to take your business to the next level and they can provide more than just money. So how do you find an angel for your startup? In this panel, you'll hear from 3 angels who have collectively invested in over 60 startups. You'll learn about what angel investors look for and how to approach and pitch them.

Becoming a Climate Positive Business - What it means and how you can get started today

ONLINE | Hub Australia | 1.00PM AEDT

During this webinar, trace Co-founder & CEO, Cat Long, and Sustainability & Impact Director, Brett Giddings, will give you the rundown on what being ‘carbon neutral’ actually means and how your business can start its sustainability journey today.

The Marketing Blast Off Workshop

ONLINE | Basic Bananas | 6.00-8.00PM AEDT

The Blast Off marketing workshop was created by successful entrepreneurs to share with you how to map out a one-page marketing plan for your business to have more clarity, focus and direction.


The Rise of Crypto-Art - PART 2

ONLINE | The Studio | 12.00-12.45PM AEDT

This session will explore the opportunities for artists and creatives with NFT's and how creatives can monetize their work using NFT's. You'll also discuss the legal aspects - the interactions between the technology and legal rights and the opportunities this presents.

Investing in NFTs: Future or Fad?

Sydney CBD | Haymarket HQ | 5.00-7.00PM AEDT

Join Haymarket HQ to get the perspectives of experienced and active NFT investors and creators as part of the 10,000 NFT insights with HHQ series.

Intellectual Property - Identifying, Protecting and Harnessing your IP

ONLINE | Tank Stream Labs | 2.30-3.00PM AEDT

David Wilson, Founder and Principal of Stratocumulus Legal, will facilitate a workshop on intellectual property for Startups.

Connect 2021

ONLINE | Forage | Multi-Day Event

In this 24-hour global event, join the brightest and most forward-thinking early talent leaders from around the globe to dissect the future of work, identify emerging global trends and learn how to meaningfully connect and engage with early talent.


Australia-China Innovation and Technology Symposium

Sydney CBD | Sydney Town Hall | 9.30AM-4.30PM AEDT

ACBC will host a summit on 18 November to explore business opportunities and challenges with China in the innovation and technology sector.

How to Make the Most of Australia’s Business Innovation and Investor Visas

ONLINE | Legal Vision | 11.00-11.45AM AEDT

Want to expand your business or investment into Australia? If you are successfully running a business or an investment overseas and looking to Australia for growth, then you need the right visa to allow you to live and work here. A Business Innovation or Investment Visa has many benefits, including a pathway to residency and citizenship.

After Agile with MIT Prof. Kristine Dery

ONLINE | Terem Technologies | 3.00PM AEDT

In this webinar, Terem will look at the research on building both the skills and the ways of working that are needed for success in a digital world as they engage Kristine in a lively discussion on her views around agile.

The Founder Marathon: Mark Gainey, Strava

ONLINE | Antler | 5.00PM AEDT

Mark Gainey is the co-founder of Strava, an interactive social fitness platform which has raised $150m to date. Mark will be here to share his founder journey on how the idea turned into a global success with more than 86 million users worldwide.


Female Founders Pitch Night with Chartered Accountants ANZ

Sydney Startup Hub | Fishburners | 5.30-7.00PM AEDT

Fishburners x Charted Accountants ANZ are hosting a pitch night to showcase the incredible female founders in startups right now.

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