Weekly Sparks #226

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Visibility & Your Personal Brand

ONLINE | Pivott Careers | 1.00-3.00PM AEDT

Bringing your whole self to work is something you will often hear startup founders stipulating when talking about recruiting new staff. It is therefore important to think about your personal brand before you attend an interview with a startup or scale-up business.

Get Your First 100 Customers in Sydney with William Wang, CEO of Growth Labz

ONLINE | Founder Institute | 6.00-7.30PM AEDT

Join Founder Institute for this exciting event & learn from William Wang, CEO of Growth Labz & the best of the best when it comes to scrappy customer acquisition tactics!

The Marketing Blast Off Workshop

ONLINE | Basic Bananas | 10.00AM-12.00PM 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.


Who dropped the ball and does it matter?

ONLINE | Pivott Careers | 1.00-2.00PM AEDT

Meet the startup and business leaders embracing family, in all its shapes and sizes, to support the juggle, with an honest look at the compromises made along the way and the balls you can drop in order to be successful.

Startup Vic x One Roof: HerStartup Pitch Night

ONLINE | Startup Victoria | 6.30-8.15PM AEDT

Startup Vic is partnering with One Roof, Australia's top community for women leaders, to shine a spotlight on the women entrepreneurs who are building the next wave of Aussie startups.


Startup Stories - Justin Bain(3ME)

Newcastle | I2N Hub Honeysuckle | 18.00-9.00AM AEDT

Hear how Justin and the 3ME team are building Australia’s sovereign capability in defence and learn how they’re leveraging their new funding to move into new markets.

Launch Pad Ignition Accelerator Program Information Session

ONLINE | Launch Pad | 12.00-1.00PM AEDT

Come along to Launch Pad's information sessions to get all the details and information you need about their Ignition Accelerator Program.

Disruptive Technology Series - Alternative Proteins

Sydney | Rawson Lewis | 12.30-2.30PM AEDT

Join Rawson Lewis, with ACS, for the next event in their series of Disruptive Technology Lunches. For this event, they will be talking about alternative proteins.

NFT Landscape Basics

Sydney | Haymarket HQ | 5.00-7.00PM AEDT

Join HHQ's resident experts, guest speakers and community in the next step of your NFT journey. Part of 10,000 NFT Insights with HHQ.

Antler Australia Portfolio Reveal

Sydney Startup Hub | Level 1 | 5.30-8.00PM AEDT

The Portfolio Reveal is an opportunity to network with the latest portfolio companies invested in by Antler. Come along to meet the founders of the companies, hear their pitches, and network with other like-minded members of the local startup ecosystem.

How to leverage Product Led Growth to accelerate your growth

Sydney Startup Hub | Fishburners | 6.00-8.00PM AEDT

Join these Growth-Stage Product Executives for a discussion on how they are leveraging Product Led Growth strategies to accelerate their growth trajectories.


Master Everything Using Workflows and Automation

Sydney Startup Hub | Fishburners | 12.00-1.00PM AEDT

In this workshop, you’ll learn how to set up simple workflows for your team, as well as automate actions and data exchange between your favourite tools.

Web3 Guild Gather

ONLINE | Guild of Entrepreneurs | 6.00-7.00AM UTC

There is a dizzying amount of opportunity in the world of Defi, Crypto, DAO, Blockchain and Wed3 but where are founders meant to start? What is hype vs reality? Thankfully this session of Guild Gather we will be joined by James Zaki who has been helping to build the future in this space for many years now.

Networking In Nature

Royal Botanic Gardens | Piccolo Me Cafe | 7.00-8.45AM AEDT

This month, entrepreneur and influencer Adam Jacobs will share his leadership story as Co-Founder of Australia's leading online fashion retailer The Iconic and Co-Founder of innovative employment service Hatch. This session will be rich in insights for leaders of all levels and anyone on a journey to make a bigger impact in their working lives.

Moonshot Space Drinks

Melbourne | Into Coffee | 6.00-8.00PM AEDT

Join Moonshot for some post-work drinks, good company and prepare to embrace the vast universe as you chat about all things space.

End of Year - Mega Meetup

Sydney CBD | The Sporting Globe x 4 Pines | 6.00-9.00PM AEDT

This will be an opportunity to reconnect with the community and to re-energise as we see out the end of 2021. Participating Sydney meetup groups include:

IxDA Sydney
Sydney Design Thinking
Sydney Creative Customer Experience "CCX".

Long Mile Hack

ONLINE | CERI | Multi-Day Event

As part of West Tech Fest 2021, CERI invites young technologists, designers, business strategists and creative Innovators to solve real-world challenges in partnership with the City of Nedlands.


Inclusivity in the post-COVID Age

ONLINE | Remarkable | 8.30-9.15AM AEDT

This year’s International Day of People with Disability theme is ‘Leadership and participation of persons with disabilities toward an inclusive, accessible and sustainable post-COVID-19 world’. To celebrate and honour this theme Remarkable are hosting a conversation with a focus on Inclusivity in the post-COVID Age.

Fishburners 10x Pitch Night: Celebrating 10 Years

Sydney Startup Hub | Fishburners | 5.00-7.00PM AEDT

Fishburners is planning the biggest pitch night ever hosted before. Get ready to watch 10 of Fishburners biggest success stories from the past 10 years. The founders will be presenting their original pitches that started their incredible careers in startups, some that started way back in 2011.

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