Weekly Sparks 144

Weekly Sparks 144

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TUESDAY APR 14

Female Founders: Virtual Coffee Catch up

ONLINE / Canberra Innovation Network / 10.00AM AEST

Join Sharyn Smith, Chief Operating Officer and Liz Kobold, SME Director of Canberra Innovation Network as they host a virtual coffee catch up for female founders.

Founder Stories - Steve Hui, iFLYflat

ONLINE / Tank Stream Labs / 4.00-4.45PM AEST

Steve’s story is one that needs to be shared. Listen in on how he adapted and pivoted his core offering to keep his team employed and business running.

Lessons Learned in 40+ Years of Business Success

ONLINE / Academy of Entrepreneurs / 6.00-7.30PM AEST

Steve’s story is one that needs to be shared. Listen in on how he adapted and pivoted his core offering to keep his team employed and business running.

WEDNESDAY APR 15

How are US Startups & Investors Responding to COVID-19?

ONLINE / Innovation Bay / 8.00AM AEST

As Australia adapts to our own lock-down & this new way of doing business; how is the rest of the world responding? What challenges are they facing, what innovations are they seeing, & how will their ecosystem flourish post-coronavirus?

What to Do When Business as Usual is no Longer an Option...

ONLINE / Brian Dorricott / 8.00AM AEST

This webinar will provide you with invaluable insights on process, how to ideate, techniques to select the right ideas and make rapid ideation a way of working.

Founder Hotseat

ONLINE / Founder Institute / 9.00-9.45AM AEST

Could you use blunt, honest feedback on your startup ideas? On this live and interactive online event you can pitch your ideas to a panel of entrepreneurs, investors, and startup experts for ratings and feedback. Even if you don't want to pitch, you are invited to hear startup ideas and watch how the experts analyse businesses.

Facilitating Online with Impact

ONLINE / Skills of the Modern Age / 11.00AM-12.30PM AEST

In this SkillGym, learn how to create deeper engagement with your team, customers and clients online. With much of the country working from home, video calls have become a huge part of how we do business, whether it's within our organisations or to connect with others.

Industrial Design for MedTech

ONLINE / Skills of the Modern Age / 12.00-1.00PM AEST

This presentation will outline the industrial design process and provide numerous case studies on successful MedTech product designs.

Building Business Value: Working with Software Developers

ONLINE / Smart Region Incubator / 1.00-1.30PM AEST

This presentation will outline the industrial design process and provide numerous case studies on successful MedTech product designs.

What to Do When Business as Usual is no Longer an Option...

ONLINE / Brian Dorricott / 7.00PM AEST

This webinar will provide you with invaluable insights on process, how to ideate, techniques to select the right ideas and make rapid ideation a way of working.

THURSDAY APR 16

City of Melbourne Virtual Business Support Summit

ONLINE / City of Melbourne / 10.00M AEST

Learn what support is available to businesses affected by COVID-19, hear practical advice from a panel of experts and get your questions answered via a live streamed Q&A.

How to Raise Angel Investment During a Downturn, with Golden Seeds

ONLINE / Founder Institute / 11.00AM-1.00PM AEST

Venture Cafe Sydney (VCS) is part of a local and global community that gathers hundreds of innovators every week through the ThursdayGathering. Join their community online, via Zoom, for the ThursdayGathering programming in a Virtual format.

IB x AWS Presents... Patrick Llewellyn, CEO 99designs

ONLINE / Innovation Bay / 12.00PM AEST

Venture Cafe Sydney (VCS) is part of a local and global community that gathers hundreds of innovators every week through the ThursdayGathering. Join their community online, via Zoom, for the ThursdayGathering programming in a Virtual format.

To Invest or Not to Invest? 

ONLINE / LaunchVic / 1.00-2.00PM AEST

The conversation will examine the opportunities, risks, and insights from four of the Victoria startup ecosystem’s leading investment experts.

Virtual Gathering Thursday

ONLINE / Venture Cafe / 3.00-8.00PM AEST

Venture Cafe Sydney (VCS) is part of a local and global community that gathers hundreds of innovators every week through the ThursdayGathering. Join their community online, via Zoom, for the ThursdayGathering programming in a Virtual format.

Code Venture K-12

ONLINE / K-12 Code Education / 3.00-8.00PM AEST

These robotics, visual programming and programming games are focused on appealing to visual, tactile and experiential learners. Students still learn real industry programming (JavaScript and Python), however they don't need to to focus on memory or staring at walls of text - everything is physical or works like a computer game.

Ushering a New Era for Innovation Management

ONLINE / NSW KM Forum / 5.00-7.00PM AEST

Standardisation of terminology tools and methods and interactions between relevant parties to enable innovation.

Rocket Pitch Night

ONLINE / Venture Cafe Sydney / 5.00-10.00PM AEST

Come along (online) and support fellow entrepreneurs as they pitch their idea

FemTech's Role During a Health Crisis

ONLINE / FemTech Collective, Sydney / 6.00-7.30PM AEST

Hear presentations from Australia based FemTech founders discussing how they are adapting with the uncertainty of COVID-19, what they are doing to contribute to help containment, and how FemTech / HealthTech can support traditional healthcare services during a health crisis.

What's Next for UX?

ONLINE / Skills of the Modern Age / 6.00-7.30PM AEST

In this SkillGym, learn how to create deeper engagement with your team, customers and clients online. With much of the country working from home, video calls have become a huge part of how we do business, whether it's within our organisations or to connect with others.

Ideas Anonymous

ONLINE / Skills of the Modern Age / 6.00-8.30PM AEST

Ideas are cheap, it's the execution where the gold is. Explore steps to make our ideas real and have fun with them.

FRIDAY APR 17

Deep Dive into Startup Investors

ONLINE / Emerging Innovation / 12.00-2.00PM AEST

This course is perfect for accelerator or incubator staff new to startup fundraising or anyone wants a refresher on the latest trends across the various types of investors out there.

SATURDAY APR 18

Build Your Own Profile Page Workshop

ONLINE / Inspire9 Coworking / 10.00-2.30PM AEST

New to programming and coding? No worries! This is a workshop for beginners who have never (or almost never) written a line of code.

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