October 12-23: We Are Agents of Change

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MONDAY SEP 14

Create Sustainable Impact

ONLINE / University of Newcastle / 5.00-6.30PM AEST

Are you up for the Challenge? Help I2N solve the local and global problem of mosquitoes.

Test Your Business Idea

ONLINE / iAccelerate / 5.30-7.30PM AEST

The ‘Test Your Business Idea Online Workshop’ has been specifically designed for early-stage startups, and impact entrepreneurs to help refine and test their business idea before going to market.

TUESDAY SEP 15

Meet the Millenials: Doing Great Things in Unconventional Times

ONLINE / (creditor)watch / 12.30-1.30PM AEST

Ginette Muller, Safe Harbour Specialist and Partner at Hall Chadwick will speak to four young professionals who are experts in their field and achieving remarkable things despite the challenges against them.

NSW Going Global: Grow Your Tech Business

ONLINE / NSW Treasury / 4.00-4.30PM AEST

This information session will provide details about the Tech export programs to Vietnam and Singapore so you can prepare your application.

SheEO Global Activation Event

ONLINE / SheEO / 7.00PM AEST

Discover what #SheEOmagic is all about... calling radically generous women from around the world to join this virtual gathering.

WEDNESDAY SEP 16

Inclusive Culture: How to Empower Change

ONLINE / INCUBATE / 8.15-9.00AM AEST

Businesses can only develop a long term impact and create a positive word of mouth if everyone is on board but most businesses are neglecting to adequately train and equip their staff.

Everything You Need to Know to Get Started on LinkedIn

ONLINE / Taikera / 11.30AM-12.15PM AEST

During this Master Class, you'll learn exactly how to launch off on LinkedIn without feeling confused or exhausted.

Swinburne Innovation Precinct Accelerator Demo Day

ONLINE / Swinburne Innovation Precinct / 5.30PM AEST

Join Swinburne for their virtual Demo Day and watch our 2020 Accelerator teams showcase their achievements over the past 12 weeks, and leave inspired by some of the most creative minds from Swinburne’s Innovation Precinct.

The Future of Food

ONLINE / The Future of Food / 5.30-7.00PM AEST

This session of Think/Act/Change will bring together leaders in food innovation and sustainability to share their insights on where things are moving and how to make a food system that is better for us and for the world.

Online Startup and Innovation Awards

ONLINE / YBF Ventures / 6.00-7.00PM AEST

The Online Startup & Innovation Awards recognise and celebrate startups, scaleups and global leaders innovating during COVID-19.

Sydney Landing Pad Virtual Expo

ONLINE / Sydney Landing Pad / 6.00-8.00PM AEST

These VC-backed companies are looking for customers, investors, employees and partners.

THURSDAY SEP 17

Live Interview with Ima Miri, Founder of Taikera

ONLINE / Taikera / 11.30AM-12.00PM AEST

Save your virtual seat to discover how Ima has approached her technology orientated career and why she decided to start Taikera - a global AI solution connecting learners and experts.

AgileAus Circles: Lynne Cazaly

ONLINE / AgileAus Circles / 12.00PM AEST

Visual sensemaking.

Tour of the Studio

Sydney Startup Hub / The Studio / 12.00-1.00PM AEST

What is The Studio? What amazing benefits do you get by being part of our community? What are our different memberships and programs?

Writing Landing that Convert

Sydney Startup Hub / Fishburners / 12.00-1.00PM AEST

Learn the simple reasons why so much advertising spend is doomed by landing pages that fail to convert.

AI & Ethics in the Banking & Financial Sector

ONLINE / Venture Cafe Sydney / 12.00-1.00PM AEST

The adoption of AI in banking is continuing to transform companies in the industry, providing greater value, experiences and opportunities for their customers.

How NOT to Greenwash Your Startup

ONLINE / UTS / 12.30-1.00PM AEST

What does it mean to be sustainable? Learn what it takes to really operate a sustainable business.

Getting Hired by a Startup

ONLINE / UTS / 1.00-1.30PM AEST

Grab valuable tips on networking, crafting your resume, and scoring your dream startup role.

Profitable and Cause-Driven Startups

ONLINE / UTS / 1.30-2.00PM AEST

Does a social impact-focused startup mean forgetting profit? Get inspiration from one of our student founders.

Transformational Robotic Processing Automation

ONLINE / Venture Cafe Sydney / 4.00-5.00PM AEST

Join Leo Panaych, Business Solutions Consultant at Konica Minolta Australia to learn how Robotic Processing Automation (RPA) can transform how your workforce interacts with technology to accelerate business processes and drive workflow efficiencies.

Business After 5

ONLINE / Venture Cafe Sydney / 5.30-8.00PM AEST

Whether it’s assisting with cash flow, marketing solutions, restructuring teams or taking your business online - Riverside Business Chamber have a range of amazing professionals ready to collaborate with you.

FRIDAY SEP 18

How a Mentor Can Help Your Career

ONLINE / Hub Australia / 1.00PM AEST

Join Lynda Tregowth to learn about the benefits of finding mentors to help you reach your goals, whether you're looking to grow your career or take your business to new levels.

Visual Dreaming App: The Official Launch Event

ONLINE / AgriTech Incubator / 4.00-5.30PM AEST

This app is a First Nations, female-led, tech company creating a digital solution based on the oldest living culture in the world, enhancing wellbeing through storytelling.

CleanTech Pitch Night

Sydney Startup Hub / Fishburners / 5.00-7.00PM AEST

If you're looking for inspiration to start a business, are keen to learn some pitch tips, or just want to find out what startups are new in Sydney, this is for you.

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