Oct 12-26 2022

Weekly Sparks #222

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Content Creation Workshop: Creating Content that Connects

ONLINE | General Assembly | 7.00-9.30PM AEDT

In this class, GA will cover the ins and outs of content marketing. You'll learn how to create customer personas (to understand who you're talking to) and content pillars for your brand or business that reflect your ethos, values and purpose.

IX Summit Sydney

ONLINE | Impact X | Multi-Day Event

Startups and climate technology entrepreneurs are sources of innovation for Australia's pathways to ZERO. Impact X will bring over 100 climate tech startups to a virtual world stage and connect them with the investors, buyers and partners to scale projects for climate action, over two days of summit and exhibition.


Startup Stories - Lauren Branson (Your Food Collective)

ONLINE | I2N Hub | 8.00-9.00AM AEDT

Join I2N for Startup Stories and hear how Lauren and the Your Food Collective team are leading consumer-driven change, disrupting the $7bn online grocery industry and making a massively positive change for the environment.

Skills Mapping for Career Pivot

ONLINE | Pivott Careers | 3.00-5.00PM AEDT

In this virtual workshop you will learn how to map your skills (marketing, project management, people & culture and finance to name just a few) and knowledge to meet the expectations of a startup business.

Social Enterprise Series - The road is long

ONLINE | ACU | 4.00-6.00PM AEDT

Learn more about personal sustainability, building great company cultures, team building and project management.

Hack an SEO Plan in 90 Mins

ONLINE | General Assembly | 11.30AM-1.00PM AEDT

This is a practical, hands-on session in which you will create an SEO plan for your business. 

Healthtech - So Hot Right Now... Demystifying Funding in Healthtech

ONLINE | What the Health | 12.00-1.15PM AEDT

Come hear first hand from this panel of experienced experts to dispel myths, discuss the realities of raising capital, and dish out their opinions on top trends in healthcare and creating great healthtech companies. 

Pitch Power Series: Investor Ready

ONLINE | Sydney Startup Hub | 12.00-1.30PM AEDT

This workshop will explore the various pathways available to assist you in growing your business. Is traditional investment the right path for you? From bootstrapping to incubators and accelerator programs there are a lot of other options to help you achieve growth. But how do they compare? What are the benefits and compromises you might need to make?

Women who have Engineered Pandemic Success

ONLINE | One Roof | 1.00-2.00PM AEDT

For their very first collaboration, One Roof and Ampjar are excited to bring you this online event where a panel of impressive female founders will share their journey to engineering pandemic success.


Introduction to Small Business


If you are thinking of starting a small business, get to know what your financial & legal obligations are as a small business owner.

Intentional Design: A Workshop for FinTech Startups

ONLINE | Dr. Jenny Davis | 10.00AM-12.00PM AEDT

This workshop will introduce you to Affordance Thinking and assist you in applying this design method to your own products. It will be rigorous and practical, applied and grounded in years of research. 

Advanced Social Media Strategy

ONLINE | General Assembly | 11.00AM-1.00PM AEDT

In this workshop, for people and businesses already working with social media, you’ll be taken through a step-by-step methodology that will guide your efforts to develop an actionable social media strategy for your business or organisation.

Aussie Tech CTO Chats

ONLINE | Terem Technologies | 2.00-3.00PM AEDT

Two Aussie tech CTOs, Doug Rathbone from Airtasker and Tony Young from Linkly chat about topics close to their roles and hearts.


Social Impact Pitch Night

Sydney Startup Hub | Fishburners | 5.00-7.00PM AEDT

Fishburners is hosting a pitch night to showcase the incredible social-impact startups in the country right now. Come along to watch the pitches and network with Australia's best startup community or apply to pitch on the page.

Startup Success Series: Bootstrapping vs VC Investment

ONLINE | Startup Victoria | 1.00-2.00PM AEDT

Join Startup Victoria for this panel discussion to explore the benefits and drawbacks of bootstrapping vs VC investment for your startup.

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