Calling founders and early-stage startups! Does your venture drive positive social impact in the world? Take your startup to the next level with RMIT Activator's free 12-week pre-accelerator program, LaunchHUB. LaunchHUB will help you grow your startup by keeping you accountable to your goals, connecting you with a supportive founder community and introducing you to the startup experts you need. During LaunchHUB, you’ll gain access to: weekly standups 1-1 coaching support from startup experts Activator’s Melbourne co-working space a community of founders, and the opportunity to pitch for funding. Our expert coaches and facilitators bring a wealth and diversity of experience, they’ll provide hands-on, customised guidance to help you grow your venture and make a real positive difference in the world. Interested? Apply by 11 April.
09 May '21 — 29 Jul '21 09:00 am RMIT Activator RMIT Activator
Pause Awards is part of Pause Fest, the world’s leading festival for business and creativity. The awards programme is now in its fourth year and it celebrates the world’s most innovative, brave and impactful individuals, startups, scaleups and large companies for their outstanding achievements in the marketplace. And their contribution to building better ecosystems! Pause Awards are open for registration from 9 Jun to 1 Oct 2021. Early stage startups under two years can enter. Awards are not industry specific. You can enter as many categories as you like, there is no limit. You can even enter your idea without having a startup or built product to validate. The past winners include: Airwallex, go1, Afterpay, Birchal, Single Use Ain't Sexy, Envato, Hungry Hungry, IsoKing, F45, Koala, Up Banking, LVLY, Linktree and July to name a few. Pause Awards are the global benchmark for innovation and creativity, and an ‘Oscars worthy’ industry recognition for your company.
09 Jun '21 — 01 Oct '21 10:00 am TBC Pause Fest
This is a masterclass for female founders who have made the transition from being employed by someone else to running their own business. When you create a startup, there can be an adjustment period after becoming the CEO of your own company and being responsible for making all the decisions. This session will empower you with strategies to support this transition in becoming an empowered entrepreneur.
27 Jul '21 11:00 am Online Atto Accelerator
Be a part of a discussion led by a panel of design innovators, city makers & cutting edge researchers shaping the future of micro mobility. In this panel discussion, you will hear from innovators in various fields who are exploring the intersection of design, tech and place to help create a safer world for all.
05 Aug '21 06:30 pm RMIT Activator Project Flock
Get inspired by the students from Batch #588 pitching the websites and apps they created from scratch, and celebrate the end of their incredible Bootcamp journey 🚀 It's the perfect occasion to: ⚡️ See what you can learn and create in just 24 weeks of Part-Time Coding Bootcamp ⚡️ Find new talents to invest in ⚡️ Find a future tech co-founder ⚡️ Meet our team
14 Aug '21 04:00 pm Zoom Le Wagon Melbourne
Entrepreneurs are defined by their determination and persistence and the CyRise cybersecurity founders are no different. Cohort 5 is not giving up on the dream of a live demo day! So after throwing flight schedules, red zones, founder weddings and venue availability into a big cauldron and whispering a few haikus, we have come up with a new date. There are two options to attend - Live in Melbourne - Livestream Note: If you have already have tickets, they will transfer automatically to the new date and there is no need to rebook.
17 Aug '21 05:30 pm The Goods Shed CyRise