AngelHack Sydney 2015 – May 2nd & May 3rd

Are you ready for a weekend of hacking, food and free massages (yep, free massages)? AngelHack is coming to Sydney with its AH8 Global Hackathon Series! Developers, designers and business minds will join forces, team up and build great things in 24 hours. The team with the best idea will enter the HACKcelerator program, fly…


BizSpark Speakers Series: Noel Verma (PwC) R&D and Government Grants

You are invited to join the first Microsoft BizSpark evening for startups, small & medium business (and those interested) in Adelaide. Noel Verma, Senior Manager at PwC will be joining us to discuss the range of funding options available to startups in Australia. This includes things such as the refundable R&D tax credits and other…


How to scale effectively

Guest post by Colette Grgic from BlueChilli   So you want to grow… If you’ve resolved that 2015 is your year to grow your business, then you’re probably brainstorming like crazy now to find the best ways to do that. More marketing spend? A focus on referrals? Partnerships? Whether you should grow your business to…


How to fund your first Startup – the 5 B’s

Guest post by Colette Grgic from BlueChilli   You’ll never forget your first. There’s something really magical about your first startup. It’s like your first love. Your first heartbreak. It’s tough, but it’s got to be done. Once you’ve committed to take action and work on your own thing, one obstacle that trips founders up…


One Million by One Million, A Framework For The Next Rev Of Capitalism

Guest post by Sramana Mitra Founder of the 1M/1M global virtual incubator. I have been a serial entrepreneur in Silicon Valley since the mid-nineties, and have experienced multiple booms and busts through the years. I have also thought deeply about the dysfunctions in capitalism, and today, I am working on a venture that is aimed…


Tech23 2014 applications are now open

The sixth annual Tech23 event is happening in Sydney on Thursday 23rd October, 2014.  Whether you are leading, investing in, a customer of, or partnering with an Australian tech company with lots of potential, please ensure they apply to be one of this year’s Tech23. Tech23 will spotlight 23 young Australian tech companies for five minutes each…


Melbourne BizSpark Meetup featuring Capital Raising for your business by Domenic Carosa from Future Capital

As Domenic gets ready to launch his new Incubator in Richmond, Melbourne we have decided to work together to have one of our First Melbourne BizSpark Meetup Events at the new space. Domenic Carosa is Executive Chairman of Internet investment firm Future Capital. In his session you will learn how to raise money for your…


Tech Stars first Australian Incubator

Am running a bit late on letting you know about this – but hopefully you all know about the Innovys Start program that is kicking off in Adelaide shortly. Innovyz START is a 3 month ‘accelerator’ program designed to help start ups, existing businesses and entrepreneurs with innovative ideas to get started and grow. Patterned…


Get into BizSpark Plus Partner Angel Cube’s new program – Applications Close TODAY!

    Applications close TODAY!. Here’s a few last minute hints from the AngelCube team.       Thanks for your    interest in AngelCube, Melbourne’s #1 startup accelerator. A big thank-you to all the teams that applied so far, and a friendly reminder to those still interested that applications close this Friday 23rd of March….


ANZA presents THE NEW ENTREPRENEUR: NEW RULES FOR THE NEW ERA OF INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP with Bill Reichert, Managing Director of Garage Technology Ventures

ANZA presents our first webinar of 2012 on February 16 (February 17 in Australia, New Zealand and Asia) with one of Silicon Valley’s most well-respected leaders and venture capitalist, Bill Reichert. Register here. In Silicon Valley, Bill Reichert needs no introduction. He is the Managing Director of Garage Technology Ventures, a seed-stage and early-stage venture…