Join 2,000 creators and doers at the world's festival for business and creativity. Pause Fest is an independent, industry-driven movement with a mission to bring diverse intelligence together to fuel the next generation forward. We’ve been described as 'Australia's SXSW', 'Octoberfest for business' and 'Woodstock for digital natives’. In 2019, we welcomed over 500 startups, 1500 businesses and over 24 media outlets from across Australia. Hear from the likes of Tech Crunch, Adidas, Square Peg, Google, Mastercard, UberAir, Facebook, Slack, Atlassian, R/GA, Netflix, Adobe and 200 more future builders.
05 Feb '20 09:00 am Melbourne Convention and Exhibiton Centre Pause Festival Australia Pty Ltd
Fast track your next steps to marketing success at this Small Business Victoria workshop About this Event Marketing is a vital tool to establish your brand and build a loyal customer base. Without it, your customers will struggle to find you or even know what your business does. Find out what it takes to make your business stand out from the crowd at this interactive two-hour workshop that will show you how to build your own marketing strategy from the ground up. Learn how to set marketing goals that work, get to know your customers better, clarify your Unique Selling Proposition and choose the right marketing activities to match your business. Then learn how to measure the success of your activities so you can make sure you’re achieving your goals. Learn how to: • Set marketing goals that work • Choose the right activities for your business • Use market research and maximise customer service • Make the most of marketing processes and systems • Develop an effective marketing action plan • Attract and keep customers coming back • Get your business noticed • Maximise social media
05 Feb '20 09:30 am StartNorth Coworking Space StartNorth Coworking Space
Pause Fest 2020 is back for it’s 10th year and you’re invited on 5 – 7 Feb 2020 at MCEC in Melbourne. Join 2,000 thinkers and doers at the world’s leading festival for business and creativity. 3 Days. 4 Stages. 200 Speakers. 30 International Speakers. 24 Workshops . 16 Panels. 30 Startups. 30 Tracks of Content . Tech Garden Expo. Pause Fest is an independent, industry-driven movement with a mission to bring diverse intelligence together to fuel the next generation forward. We’ve been described as 'Australia's SXSW', 'Octoberfest for business' and 'Woodstock for digital natives’. In 2019, we welcomed over 500 startups, 1500 businesses and over 24 media outlets from across Australia. Pause Fest 2020 is set to invigorate your senses, serve you the future trends, deliver stories from beyond the generation and, most importantly, prepare you with actionable insights.
05 Feb '20 08:00 am Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) PauseFest
Thinking of applying for our 2020 Seed Investment Program? Come along to our information session in Melbourne on 6 February to learn about our program, selection process and investment structure. You'll also get to hear from two of our portfolio companies, Explorate and Choovie, as they share their experience and advice for getting the most out of the program. Register below! What we will run through: An overview of the Seed Investment Program An outline of the six-month program and what to expect Our funding structure Selection process, criteria and timeline Portfolio company stories The presentations will be followed by a 30-minute Q&A session.
06 Feb '20 06:00 pm Stone & Chalk, Ground Level Kitchen Skalata Ventures
The WYNnovation Festival includes some of the must do business events in Wyndham. Attendees will hear from some of Australia’s most renowned and inspirational entrepreneurs, will have the opportunity to hear from peers about their business successes and challenges - coupled with networking along the way - WYNnovation 2020 has gone to the next level! The Festival kicks off with the Summit on 7 February 2020 at Encore Events Centre featuring keynote speakers Janine Allis – founder of Boost Juice, Michael McQueen - trend forecaster and Matt Jones - co-founder of Four Pillars Gin. So gather your team and fellow business owners, we're looking forward to seeing you at WYNnovation 2020! Tickets include entry, morning tea & lunch. WYNnovation is proudly supported by Major sponsor Victoria University Polytechnic and supporting sponsors Deakin University & The Gordon.
07 Feb '20 09:00 am Encore Events Centre Wyndham City
As wonderful as it is to do what you love, running your own business or startup can come with high levels of stress, frustration and anxiety. Don't let stress hold you or your business back. In this workshop, you'll learn a powerful tool to manage day to day stress.
11 Feb '20 09:00 am Laneway Learning Central Ingrid Jones