STARTUP NEWS EVENTS CALENDAR

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Main West Tech Fest Conference 2020 – all day

Beaumonde on the Point 306 Riverside Drive, East Perth

CELEBRATING THE START-UP ECOSYSTEM & SHOWCASING INNOVATION, INVESTMENT AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP Featuring an incredible line-up of speakers including global founders, investors, CEO's and tech industry visionaries. West Tech Fest - Wednesday 2 December, 2020 BEAUMONDE AT THE POINT TICKETS: Affiliate Ticket - $125 + booking fee (Affiliate discount code for $125 tickets from $175 available through your affiliate organisation) Earlybird - $150 + booking fee General Admission - $175 + booking fee Ticket includes all event sessions, arrival tea and coffee, lunch and After Party presented by City of Perth. WEST TECH FEST 8.30AM for 9.00AM START POST WTF NETWORKING EVENT PRESENTED BY CITY OF

$125 – $175

Founder Sundowner

Nowhereman Brewing Co 25 Harrogate st West Leederville, Perth

Calling all startup founders! On the first Wednesday of each month, let's get together for a tasty beverage or two, celebrate and/or commiserate the month that was, and share plans and ideas for the month yet to be! You might even meet your future Co-founder, Lead Programmer, or Chief Ninja of Ideation and Crypto Research. As Elon Musk could have once said, "All my success is due to drinking with other startup founders as often as possible". This is a very casual, monthly, after-work event, in addition to our fortnightly Morning Startup meetups at Spacecubed. So if you're not a

Lean Startup First-Timers: Getting Started with Customer Development!

Online event

This introductory "Getting Started" meeting is for founders (and potential founders) who are first-timers to Lean Startup Perth (or those who wish to get a refresher on Lean Startup). It's best for you to attend one of these meeting before attending a "Getting On" meeting (although it's not required). Hello Perth Founders and Friends, Have you got a great startup idea? Or have you already started a new business and it's not going so well? Don't waste any more time or money on building an app or product, getting PR, or even marketing. Come along to Lean Startup Perth and

CORE Innovation Exchange 2020

Australia 191 St. Georges Terrace, Level7, PERTH

The CORE Exchange is our annual startup and technology showcase for the resources, energy, space, and defence sectors. CORE Innovation Exchange: 2020Evolving from our previous expo style events, the CORE Exchange 2020 is going national – and virtual – combining physical events in both Perth & Adelaide, with virtual guest speakers and innovators streaming in from all over the world. We’re compiling the hottest innovations for the resources sector. How does it work?CORE will select 30 of the most exciting resources, energy, space, and defence innovators from across Australia to show off their technology on our virtual expo floor. As

Inside WA’s Innovation Support Ecosystem

Innovation Central (Curtin Uni) Level 2, Building 216, Kent St, Bentley

Part of West Tech Fest. FREE EVENT. Join us as we showcase what's available within WA's innovation support network with a panel of experts. This event will showcase the various organisations around WA that provide support in the form of grants, coaching, mentoring, business model and service advice and facilitating linkages with innovative companies in the ecosystem. It is a showcase of the different centres, programs and opportunities out there for companies to help them on their digital transformation journey. Join us for presentations from key industry representatives that will provide insight into what can help organisations at any point

XR:WA

Various Perth locations

VR, AR, Games & Interactive Conference + Festival Presented in association with the Revelation Perth International Film Festival WA's XR Festival is back: https://xrwa.com.au/schedule/    

Freo Startup Fest

Little Creatures Brewing 40 Mews Rd, Fremantle

Heading into it’s second year, the Freo Startup Fest is scheduled for Thursday 3rd December during West Tech Fest, Western Australia’s premier innovation festival. Tickets are only $25 and include food, drinks and entertainment https://events.humanitix.com/freo-startup-fest-2020 The event includes PlUS EIGHT PITCH COMPETITION. Plus Eight, powered by Spacecubed, will be running a pitch event presenting the winners from each of their six-week Sprint programs that have run across the state in 2020 helping to develop our next generation of entrepreneurs. The winner will get automatic entry into the first stage of the six-month Plus Eight program, commencing in 2021. FOUNDERS PANEL.

Freo Startup Fest 2020 (WTF event)

Little Creatures 40 Mews Road, Fremantle

Freo Startup Fest 2020, Thursday 3 Dec during West Tech Fest   2-5pm, Sonar Room, Little Creatures, 40 Mews Rd, Freo FOUNDERS PANEL: Covid? We smashed it!  Dan Joveski, WeMoney founder (raised $2M this year) Renae Bunster, Bunsters co-founder (raised $2M in ECF this year) Matt James, VGW CTO ($70M profit, $780M revenue this year) PLUS EIGHT | GOLDEN TICKET PITCH EVENT Winner wins golden ticket into Plus Eight tech accelerator 2021 PITCH FRENZY - anyone in the room gets to pitch for 30 seconds on anything! 5-8pm SUNDOWNER THE DECK @ LITTLE CREATURES  Relax and enjoy the sunset overlooking Fremantle Harbour

$25

Rotto Tech Fest 2020

Rottnest Rottnest Island, WA

Join us for ROTTO TECH FEST 2020 on Friday 4 December 2020. BEACHSIDE CONVERSATIONS AT HOTEL ROTTNEST SUNSET AFTER PARTY at HOTEL ROTTNEST with canapés, cocktails, live music and summer vibes. LIMITED TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE: INCLUDED IN TICKET PRICE, RETURN FERRY, MORNING TEA, NETWORKING LUNCH, RTF2020 CLOSING RECEPTION & RETURN FERRY  Student Ticket - $200  + booking fee Affiliate Ticket - $200  + booking fee (access codes available through your affiliate organisation) General Admission Ticket - $250 + booking fee Further details to be released soon.

$250

TechKnow Invest Perth – Tuesday 8 December | The Ritz Carlton Perth, WA

The Ritz-Carlton, Perth 1 Barrack Street, Perth

Australia’s Largest Investment Conference for the Tech Sector is Coming to Perth! Tuesday 8 December 2020 | 8am-5pm (approx) | The Ritz Carlton Perth, WAThe ideal environment for investors and brokers to meet and hear from some of the leaders in Australia’s technology sector. Hear from WA-based ASX tech and medtech companies.Following on from the highly successful first nine series' of the TechKnow Invest Roadshow, Vertical Events is pleased to announce that planning is underway for TechKnow Invest Perth, at the brand new Ritz Carlton Perth on Tuesday 8 December 2020.Complimentary passes are available to Retail Investors & Brokers/Fund Managers.  Come along

Access real-time analytics while on the move. Featuring Intel & Space Angel

Online event

How do you access real-time analytics while on the move?Join for insights into Intel’s Fleet, Rail & Road solutions for Transport. Perth IoT Community are proud to feature Intel’s global IoT specialists and our local remote operations newcomer Space Angel for insight into IoT analytics for transport. This is a free event with opportunity for Q&A. Registrations are limited to 100 only. Register at:https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcocuysqjsuEtCyuI4CTmW3ncG_6o751sbi For the best experience and community networking download ZOOM Software and join a little in advance :https://zoom.us/download AGENDA♦ 5:00 PM Welcome - Perth IoT Community Host, Tom Zorde♦ 5:05 PM WA Remote Operations - Space Angel

Creating win-win-win Ventures for Founders, Investors and Advisors

Riff 45 St Georges Terrace, Perth

Building High Growth Ventures single-handedly is unquestionably very difficult, but today we examine an approach which will make the process considerably easier. In previous presentations we have heard from Founders who have succeeded through bootstrapping or (the opposite extreme) listing on the ASX. While these approaches are technically possible and viewed as a bit of a hero's journey/ badge of honour… if there was a better way, surely we should take it! Startups require the involvement of founders, investors and advisors to succeed. In this session we will look at a model of engagement that works for all involved on

Lean Startup Regulars: Getting On with Customer Development!

Summit Nepalese Restaurant and Cafe, 81 Mends Street, Perth

This "Getting On" meeting is for founders (and potential founders) who understand the Lean Startup with Customer Development approach (and have preferably attended one of the "Getting Started" meetings). It's about supporting founders taking a Lean Startup with Customer Development approach for their startups. Hello Perth Founders and Friends (aka Perth Starters), Have you got a great startup idea? Or have you already started a new business and it's not going so well? Don't waste any more time or money on building an app or product, getting PR, or even marketing. Come along to Lean Startup Perth and we'll help

Lean Startup Regulars: Getting On with Customer Development!

Online event

This "Getting On" meeting is for founders (and potential founders) who understand the Lean Startup with Customer Development approach (and have preferably attended one of the "Getting Started" meetings). It's about supporting founders taking a Lean Startup with Customer Development approach for their startups. Hello Perth Founders and Friends (aka Perth Starters), Have you got a great startup idea? Or have you already started a new business and it's not going so well? Don't waste any more time or money on building an app or product, getting PR, or even marketing. Come along to Lean Startup Perth and we'll help

Freo Founders Sundowner

National Hotel National Hotel, Fremantle

This is a catchup for startup and tech founders who are keen to shoot the breeze with other founders whilst enjoying a drink in the real world at the National Hotel. This is a casual event with no agenda but with a mission to inspire and help founders grow their business by sharing successes, failures and a few laughs. The group is open to startup founders and founders who have been there and done that.

Lean Startup First-Timers: Getting Started with Customer Development!

Online event

This introductory "Getting Started" meeting is for founders (and potential founders) who are first-timers to Lean Startup Perth (or those who wish to get a refresher on Lean Startup). It's best for you to attend one of these meeting before attending a "Getting On" meeting (although it's not required). Hello Perth Founders and Friends, Have you got a great startup idea? Or have you already started a new business and it's not going so well? Don't waste any more time or money on building an app or product, getting PR, or even marketing. Come along to Lean Startup Perth and

Indie Hackers Perth – December Meetup

Riff 45 St Georges Terrace, Perth

December, like every month, we like to come together at the clean and abundant facilities of Spacecubed's Riff (Vault) and chat with other people who have an idea or want to help contribute to others in the community to getting their products off the ground. If you are able to make this meeting (and completely understand if you don't want to at this point) then come curious and ready to share your experiences, give and receive feedback, and support one another. The goal is to meet fellow Indie Hackers, exchange ideas, discuss our projects, and work together. Please make your

Morning Startup at Spacecubed, Perth

Riff 45 St Georges Terrace, Perth

Grab yourself a coffee and come and watch an interesting presentation and talk to some interesting people from in and around the startup scene.

Lean Startup Regulars: Getting On with Customer Development!

Summit Nepalese Restaurant and Cafe, 81 Mends Street, Perth

This "Getting On" meeting is for founders (and potential founders) who understand the Lean Startup with Customer Development approach (and have preferably attended one of the "Getting Started" meetings). It's about supporting founders taking a Lean Startup with Customer Development approach for their startups. Hello Perth Founders and Friends (aka Perth Starters), Have you got a great startup idea? Or have you already started a new business and it's not going so well? Don't waste any more time or money on building an app or product, getting PR, or even marketing. Come along to Lean Startup Perth and we'll help

Lean Startup Regulars: Getting On with Customer Development!

Online event

This "Getting On" meeting is for founders (and potential founders) who understand the Lean Startup with Customer Development approach (and have preferably attended one of the "Getting Started" meetings). It's about supporting founders taking a Lean Startup with Customer Development approach for their startups. Hello Perth Founders and Friends (aka Perth Starters), Have you got a great startup idea? Or have you already started a new business and it's not going so well? Don't waste any more time or money on building an app or product, getting PR, or even marketing. Come along to Lean Startup Perth and we'll help

Western Australia: Christmas Day

Australia 191 St. Georges Terrace, Level7, PERTH

Christmas celebrates the Nativity of Jesus which according to tradition took place on December 25th 1 BC Information provided by www.officeholidays.com

Western Australia: Boxing Day (Regional Holiday)

Australia: Western Australia

The second day of Christmas is known as Boxing Day or St. Stephens Day. St Stephen was the first Christian martyr. Except South Australia Information provided by www.officeholidays.com

Lean Startup First-Timers: Getting Started with Customer Development!

Online event

This introductory "Getting Started" meeting is for founders (and potential founders) who are first-timers to Lean Startup Perth (or those who wish to get a refresher on Lean Startup). It's best for you to attend one of these meeting before attending a "Getting On" meeting (although it's not required). Hello Perth Founders and Friends, Have you got a great startup idea? Or have you already started a new business and it's not going so well? Don't waste any more time or money on building an app or product, getting PR, or even marketing. Come along to Lean Startup Perth and

Western Australia: New Year’s Day

Australia 191 St. Georges Terrace, Level7, PERTH

New Year's Day is a public holiday in all countries that observe the Gregorian calendar, with the exception of Israel Information provided by www.officeholidays.com

Morning Startup at Spacecubed, Perth

Riff 45 St Georges Terrace, Perth

Grab yourself a coffee and come and watch an interesting presentation and talk to some interesting people from in and around the startup scene.

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