Oct 12-26

Weekly Sparks #249

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MON JUN 6

Atto Office Hours with Heidi Holmes from Mentorloop

ONLINE | Atto | 10.00-11.00AM AEST

Heidi will discuss launching and running startups, raising capital, international expansion and more.

Test Driven Development with RSpec

ONLINE | Blackmill | Multi-Day Event

This concept can be challenging for those unused to it. What am I testing? How does that help me write better code?

TUE JUN 7

Byte & Banter | The World's Biggest Garage Sale

Sydney | UTS, The Great Hall | 3.30-4.45PM AEST

Do you want to know more about how to reduce your company's environmental impact?

Coffee & Connect

Perth | Spacecubed | 10.00-11.00AM AWST

Come along on the first Tuesday of every month for a chance to connect with fellow coworkers over a fresh coffee and bite to eat.

The Future of Work

Sydney | UTS, The Great Hall | 3.30-4.45PM AEST

Come and hear from three divergent thinkers about changes we can make now to improve work (and society) for the many.

MQi Demo Day

Sydney | MQ Incubator | 2.00-6.00PM AEST

Ever wondered what it’s like to be a startup founder?

Innovation Funding

Sydney | Cicada Innovations | 4.00-6.00PM AEST

Providing an overview of the Federal Government’s R&D Tax Incentive.

Money 20/20

ONLINE | Ascential | Multi-Day Event

Join fintech's biggest conversation.

WED JUN 8

Atto Office Hours with Lisa Miller from Selora, Canva & Puppy Tales

ONLINE | Atto | 10.00-11.00AM AEST

Lisa will discuss product development, selling your business, strategy and more.

The road is long

ONLINE | ACU | 4.00-6.00PM AEST

Personal sustainability and building great company cultures. Team building and project management.

THU JUN 9

How to Manage a Construction Dispute

ONLINE | LegalVision | 11.00-11.45AM AEST

If you own a construction firm, you can significantly reduce the risk of a dispute occurring by knowing what triggers them and putting legal protections in place.

Digital Lean Canvas Workshop

ONLINE | UNSW | 11.00AM-12.30PM AEST

Craft your very own 1 page business plan for your lean startup.

Death To Brainstorms

Sydney | UTS, The Great Hall | 11.30AM-1.30PM AEST

Behind their popularity lies an uncomfortable truth: brainstorms kinda suck.

Innovate & Grow with Google

Sydney | Google Office | 2.30-7.30PM AEST

Learn how Google is helping Aussie startups build, grow and scale.

Spacecubed Networking Evening

Perth | FLUX | 4.30-6.00PM AWST

This month will feature a quick introduction session by some of the amazing hub's being formed out of the Spacecubed Coworking spaces.

Inventors: The Climate Connection

Sydney | Sydney Knowledge Hub | 5.00-8.30PM AEST

Lightning talks from founders, researchers and investors. Your chance to tell your tribe about your climate project.

Powerhouse Late x Vivid Ideas: Ballroom & the West Ball

Sydney | Powerhouse Museum | 5.00-9.00PM AEST

Attend workshops hosted by living legends Buffy West and Overall Mother Asia West.

The Cost of Capital - Sydney

Sydney | The Commons | 6.00-8.00PM AEST

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

Measuring the Watermelon

Sydney | ThoughtWorks | 6.00-8.00PM AEST

Learn what XLAs are and what they could be, how we might leverage them and even some of their challenges.

Tech Central – Home of Social and Innovation Mavericks

ONLINE | General Assembly | 6.30-8.30PM AEST

Find out how Tech Central will create the biggest technology hub of its kind in this future-focused session.

FRI JUN 10

Haymakers Learn: NFT Creator Crash Course

Sydney | Haymarket HQ | 9.00AM AEST

A one-day program to become an NFT creator. Get tips and tricks from NFT creators.

Nourishing Country

Sydney | Powerhouse Museum | 9.30-10.30AM AEST

Bruce Pascoe looks to how traditional knowledge and cultivation of Indigenous crops might foster a revitalised relationship to land and agriculture.

Urban adaptation

Sydney | Powerhouse Museum | 3.00-4.00PM AEST

Urban heat expert Professor Sebastian Pfautsch is working to adapt Western Sydney to the coming challenges.

Techstars Startup Weekend Moreton Bay

Moreton Bay | Multiple Locations | Multi-Day Event

Techstars Startup Weekend is the perfect environment to test your idea and take the steps towards launching your own start-up.

SAT JUN 11

Designing with Country

Sydney | UTS, The Great Hall | 12.30-2.30PM AEST

Discover how First Nations thinking provides relevant and inspiring ways to shape the built environment and a future Australia.

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