STARTUP NEWS EVENTS CALENDAR

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Scaling your startup and overcoming imposter syndrome with Olivia Humphrey

Riff 45 St Georges Terrace, Perth

Morning Startup is honoured to host Olivia Humphrey, founder of Kanopy, an on-demand streaming video platform for public libraries and universities offering films and documentaries. In 2013, Olivia relocated to the US to scale Kanopy leading to its eventual acquisition by a private equity firm five years later. She has now relocated back to Perth and is generously sharing her experience and advice to startups and investing in film and media ventures. In this talk, Olivia will share the insights she offered in her keynote speech at Ignition 2020 where she explores the two most frequently asked questions she hears:

CORE Community Coffee

CORE Innovation Hub 191 St Georges Terrace, Perth

Join the CORE Community for our weekly coffee catch-up

Designing for Surprise and Delight

Online event

Please make sure you register for this event on Humanitix to receive the Zoom link! Welcome to SkillGym by Skills of the Modern Age. Every fortnight we bring you a 1-hour online workout to keep your innovation skills sharp as we create the future of work together. When people buy your products or access your services, they want the experience to be mostly forgettable - the customer journey should be seamless and present as little friction as possible. But the best customer journeys also include powerful and memorable moments: moments where you go above and beyond to surprise and delight

Perth Mobility focus group

FLUX 191 St Georges Terrace, Perth

Research.Innovation.Transformation. BetterLabs exists for transformational business opportunities. This involves the identification, incubation and commercialisation of new products and services. Core activities include customer need and market opportunity identification; customer development and market research; assumption testing and experimentation; creation and management of prototypes; business development and marketing; customer acquisition strategy and planning. Come along to participate in a focus group on mobility in Perth and receive an $80 gift card for your participation.

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

Indie Hackers Perth – September Meetup

Riff 45 St Georges Terrace, Perth

Can you feel it? Can you feel the change that's happening! September in Perth is awesome! Rain starts to dry up and it gets warmer outside, pants and jackets are put away and shorts and thongs start being seen around the various cafes and beer gardens, friends meet more often and ... people start picking strawberries for some reason :) btw I make Jam now... September, 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

The International Microgrid Event 2020

Optus Stadium Roger MacKay Drive, Burswood

Organised by IQPC Australia and in Partnership with The International Microgrid Association Power grids all over the world are being increasingly challenged by weather events, cyber threats and the rapid growth of distributed energy resources (DERs). Grid operators are realising the role microgrids can play in improving resiliency, reliability and efficiency. Microgrids must seamlessly orchestrate hybrid central energy resources with DERs, while maintaining grid security and safety. However, advanced microgrids have many challenges ahead as operating in parallel with utility distribution systems and seamlessly transitioning to ‘island’ mode is just the beginning…

$650 – $1895

Blockchain for Wealth and Risk Management

The Hub - Claremont Level 1, 28 Bay View Tce, Claremont

2 x 1/2 day, non-technical course for financial professionals about the basics of Blockchain for Wealth and Risk Management. The women from Where To Shop With Crypto, collaborating with TecStack.io would like to invite you to an innovative 2 x half-day workshop for finance and business professionals in wealth management. The first workshop of its kind in Perth! The world of finance is rapidly changing. No longer in the realms of scams and money laundering, crypto digital assets like Bitcoin, security tokens, blockchain-enabled payments and decentralised finance are here to stay. Major banks across the world and here in Australia

Bloom x Charlie Gunningham

2 Park Rd 2 Park Road, Crawley

Come and join us for another Bloom speaker Come and join us for another Bloom speaker 🔥. This week we have Charlie Gunningham, a BIG name in the startup world 🕺Charlie will be telling you about the ONE thing startups have to get right🎖️We don't want to give the secret away, so you're going to have to come and check it out! 🤩As always Bloom will be putting on free pizza and drinks 🍻🍕

Crypto Catch Up (most famous use-case of Blockchain Technology)

Vin's Tapas 36 South Terrace, Fremantle

FREE EVENT! - Guest speaker every month (let us know if you’d like to take the stage) Women in Blockchain Perth January Speaker:Helia Singh of Assurance Financial & Business Solutions(Financial Planning, Applecross) *TBC"Why A Financial Services Business Decided To Adopt Crypto Payments" Read our article co-authored by Sophie Amat & Helia Singh here: http://bit.ly/2tBHFBU'The First Western Australia Financial Services Company to Accept Crypto-to-AUD-Cash Payments' - We'll have a Q&A about cryptocurrencies, crypto adoption and how to on-board if you’re a business person wanting to accept crypto-to-cash payments in your enterprise. - Get together with our community to create and deepen

CORE Community Coffee

CORE Innovation Hub 191 St Georges Terrace, Perth

Join the CORE Community for our weekly coffee catch-up

Service & Experience Design

Claisebrook Design Community 25 Gladstone Street, Perth

Learn how to map and improve your customer journeys to deliver a great experience every time. Service & Experience DesignA Future Skills Bootcamp At its core, service design is about ensuring a service meets the needs and goals of its users. At its best, it has the ability to take a mundane or routine experience and surprise, delight and make the experience truly impactful. Featuring best-practice case studies and hands-on activities, this workshop will guide you through the process of mapping and improving experiences in your organisation. If you're delivering a product, service or solution and you want to know how to eliminate

Meet the Innovator: Flavia Tata Nardini

Meet Fleet co-founder Flavia Tata Nardini to hear how her tech is empowering the next industrial revolution. CORE is thrilled to welcome the co-founder of Fleet Space, Flavia Tata Nardini, to Meet the Innovator. Together with the team at Fleet, Flavia is working to create the world’s most advanced low-power network to provide planetwide coverage for millions of compatible Internet of Things devices. Join us to hear how they're using a global network of nanosatellites to make this a reality.4:00PMAWST, 5:30PM ACSTAbout Flavia Tata Nardini:Flavia Tata Nardini began her career at the European Space Agency as a Propulsion Test Engineer.

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

The 20s: Decade of Ethical Tech

Vin's Tapas 36 South Terrace, Fremantle

FREE EVENT! Sept Speaker: JP Parker - Recovering Futurist "The 20s: Decade of Ethical Tech" - We'll have a Q&A about cryptocurrencies, crypto adoption and how to on-board if you’re a business person wanting to accept crypto-to-cash payments in your enterprise. - Get together with our community to create and deepen crypto & blockchain friendships. - Buy your tapas and drinks in Bitcoin/Lightning, Litecoin, Ether, and/or Binance Coin at the bar! Next Where To Shop With Crypto Catch Up planned for the last Tuesday of the month, each month, from 6pm - 8pm. Brought to you collaboratively by: Where To

Pitch for Talent

Riff 45 St Georges Terrace, Perth

Interested in becoming a co-founder or early employee of the next Perth-born startup unicorn? Back by popular demand, Morning Startup in collaboration with Plus Eight are holding another Pitch for Talent event, giving Perth startups the opportunity to pitch to an audience of talented, innovative people, in an effort to convince them to get involved with their startup. If you're a developer, product designer, community manager, sales/marketing wizard or any other talented individual interested in being part of Perth's next big thing, then come along to this session and hear the pitches. Each startup will have exactly three minutes to

Design Jam: 2-day Design Skills Bootcamp

Claisebrook Design Community 25 Gladstone Street, Perth

Become a human-centred designer over two action-packed days of learning as you apply design thinking to real social impact problems. Welcome to the Design Jam.Skills of the Modern Age are proud to be bringing you our flagship Design Jam program again in 2020. Across an immersive two-day bootcamp, you'll master the skills of design thinking and creative collaboration as you develop and pitch a real solution to a real social problem faced by a local non-profit or social enterprise.Why learn design skills? Because Design Thinking is one of the most crucial skillsets of our time.Research from McKinsey & Co found

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

Coffee Chats: Pivot – The 2020 word of the year

Tank Stream Labs Level 5, 11 Mounts Bay Road, Perth

2020 has been an unpredictable year, there's no denying that. As business goes back we wanted to start a new series - Coffee Chats at Tank Stream Labs. We will be discussing current topics of interest within the Perth Startup ecosystem. These sessions are FREE for all current TSL members and just $10 for non-members. So join us for tea, coffee, muffins & a chat about what's going on! Join us for this panel discussion to find out just exactly what it means to pivot your business. We will discuss: What does the word "pivot" mean? How to identify when

Free – $10

Soft launch of Fern, Spacecubed’s new space

Fern 79 St George's Terrace, Perth

Are you looking for a new home for your business? Come and celebrate with us as we launch Fern, our new flex space in Perth. Enjoy the chance to tour the space, check out the premium facilities, find out more about our membership options, and of course - connect with other business owners within the area. Equip with a range of meeting rooms, private offices, resident desks and flexible working solutions, Fern offers a range of options for businesses of all shapes and sizes. Whether you're a growing business looking to expand, a corporate team looking for an innovative space

Bloom Spark Series II

Bloom Lab 2 Park Rd, Crawley

Get excited, Bloom UWA is inviting you to our second Spark Series! ⚡ Join us as we will be hosting Gareth from Man Up. Join us on Wednesday evening, where we will be hosting Gareth from Man Up. He will be asked a series of questions such as his journey leading up to Man Up, and his inspirations etc.Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity!! (Free food and drinks will be provided 👀)

The ASEAN Sundowner

Riff 45 St Georges Terrace, Perth

Join seven ASEAN Business Councils and Chambers in Western Australia for the first ASEAN Sundowner. Sponsored by Spacecubed and CORE Innovation Hub, the ASEAN Sundowner brings together seven Business Chambers and Councils to align and celebrate ASEAN relations.The current group of ASEAN Business Counsils and Chambers include:Australia Thailand Business Chamber (WA) Inc – http://aust-thai.org/Australia Indonesia Business Council WA Chapter – https://www.aibc.com.au/pages/chapters/western-australiaAustralia Malaysia Business Chamber (Western Australia) – https://ambcwa.org.au/Australia Philippine Business Council – https://www.apbc.org.au/Western Australia Vietnam Business Council – https://wavbc.org.au/Western Australia Business Connect - http://www.wasbc.org.au/Australia Laos Business Advisory - http://totostips.com/australia-laos-business-advisory

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

iDrive – Zero Emission Transport Conference, Exhibition and Seminars

Driver Risk Management 16 Grogan Road, Perth Airport

Western Australia's first industry focused Zero Emission Vehicle Fleet Transition Conference, Exhibition & Test Drive Day. Learn from leading vehicle & equipment manufacturers, professional associations and industry experts how you can transition to electric vehicles in your business or department fleet. See the latest zero emission vehicles and associated technology in Western Australia, try one for a test drive and find out how to keep them charged, serviced and tracked at your workplace, facility, hotel or employees homes.Register for a test drive, join a seminar or our industry conference to stay in touch with global, national and local initiatives and

The Psychological Price of Entrepreneurship: Mental Health Panel (Happiness Co)

Riff 45 St Georges Terrace, Perth

Did you know that 49% of entrepreneurs suffer from at least one form of mental health condition during their lifetimes? Startup founders are:- Twice as likely to suffer from depression- Six times more likely to suffer from ADHD- Three times more likely to suffer from substance abuse- 10 times more likely to suffer from bipolar disorder- Twice as likely to have a psychiatric hospitalisation- Twice as likely to have suicidal thoughts Source: https://techcrunch.com/2018/12/30/investors-and-entrepreneurs-need-to-address-the-mental-health-crisis-in-startup-culture/ As part of Mental Health Week, Morning Startup is hosting a panel discussion with the fantastic people at Happiness Co to destigmatise mental health issues plaguing startup

Systems Thinking and Circularity

Learn how to understand, map and intervene in systems to get results. This event will be held online via Zoom 9:30am - 12:30pm AWST / 11:30pm - 2:30pm AESTSystems Thinking and CircularityLearn how to understand, map and intervene in systems to get results.Designers and innovators are always dealing with complex systems, from organisations to social issues to change processes. Our work is never as simple as 'solving a problem', but instead involves mapping and understanding the systems we work in, and designing strategic interventions to shift the system in the right direction. This bootcamp will equip you with the skills

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

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