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Your next few weeks of Startup Events starts here …

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Perth Morning Startup, Freo Morning Startup, Unearthed, Founder Sundowner, eGroup, Springboard, YOLK, Lean Startup & Perth Fishackathon …



As Perth comes back to life from its summery slumbers, so the startup events season kicks off with some old favourites, and some tempting new ones.

7th Feb is a particularly busy day with 4 events on, 3 of them at the same time in the evening.

All events are FREE (we believe?) unless otherwise stated. Please check links for more deets…



Mon 22 JanHydrosaver competition starts (ends 19 Feb) – the Unearthed challenge is to reduce water in gold processing

Weds 24 Jan ~ 7.30-9am: A simple guide to ESOPs, at Spacecubed, 45 St George’s Tce, Perth (Perth Morning Startup)

Weds 24 Jan ~ 2-3pm, AusIndustry, Info Session for Acceleration Commercialisation Grant, (federal matching grants of up to $1M) at Lvl 25, St Martin’s Tower, 44 St George’s Tc, Perth (directly opposite Spacecubed)



Weds 31 Jan ~ 7.30-9am: Lessons from a 10 year startup, Charlie Gunningham (Freo Morning Startup), at ThinkLab, Suite 2/51-57 Market St, Fremantle

Weds 31 Jan ~ *** extended deadline:  Applications for Plus Eight accelerator close, (6 month program starting Mar 6th, $40K seed funding, mentoring, etc) ***

Thurs 1 Feb ~ 5.30-8.30pm: Founder Sundowner (Perth Morning Startup), at Nowhereman Brewing Co, Leederville



Tues 6 Feb ~ 6-8.30pm: eGroup with Andrew Hall as speaker, at BDO Offices, 38 Station St, Subiaco. Free for members ($100 annual fee to join, monthly meetings with food/drinks)

Weds 7 Feb ~ 7.30-9am: How I grew a blog to 100K readers – Miles Burke (Perth Morning Startup), at Spacecubed, 45 St George’s Tce, Perth

Weds 7 Feb ~ 5-6.30pm: Meet the Innovator: Pawel Michalek , at CORE Innovation Hub, FLUX, 191 St George’s Tce, Perth. Free for CORE members, otherwise $15.

Weds 7 Feb ~ 5-8pm: Springboard Enterprise Australia Launch (accelerator for female founders), at Tank Stream Labs, EY Building, 11 Mounts Bay Rd, Perth

Weds 7 Feb ~ 6-7.30pm: Getting On with Customer Development (Lean Startup for beginners, with Ashley Aitken), at Summit Nepalese Cafe, Perth. Attend for free, or buy a meal/drink.

Fri 9 Feb ~ 7.30-9am: Digital Disruption in Government? (YOLK breakfast event, panel discussion including Government CIO and various CEOs), at Old Swan Brewery. Attend for free, includes breakfast, but book on link (password = “Perth”).

Sat 10 & Sun 11 Feb, all weekend ~ Perth Fishackathon Australia 2018. Come up with tech ideas to make Earth’s waters, aquaculture, and fisheries more sustainable & equitable. $20.


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