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Skalata Ventures 2020 Seed Investment Program Applications Open

Applications for the first intake (April to October) 2020 Seed Investment Program are now open! Applications will be open until Sunday 23 February 2020. Our Melbourne-based six-month program is designed to help companies develop a growth engine, achieve product-market fit and build a sustainable business model. Throughout our program,...
startupvic 02 Feb '20

The solutions Giant Leap Fund will invest in this year

This year, the Giant Leap Fund is aiming to complete its first fund and create a portfolio of 20+ companies that are driving meaningful change. To support these efforts, the team has released an impact statement that calls out five key problem areas that they want to invest in solving this year (read more here). If your company is working...
charliemacdonald 02 Feb '20

LaunchHUB Applications Now Open

Is your startup on the cusp of market launch? Want to remove barriers to entrepreneurial success? LaunchHUB is for you. Starting in March 2020, LaunchHUB is Activator’s 12-week accelerator program that provides accountability, investment and amazing opportunities to amplify your progress for a successful market launch. Based out of the...
startupvic 30 Jan '20

Humans of Purpose Podcast - Featuring Duct Tape

This week Startup Victoria CEO Judy Anderson and Duct Tape Lead Researcher Dr Julian Waters-Lynch spoke to Mike Davis of Humans of Purpose on all things Duct Tape! Listen below and learn more about Duct Tape and Humans of Purpose: Duct Tape is a collaboration between Startup Victoria and Victoria University. The first issue...
startupvic 16 Jan '20

Calling all workplace health & wellness startups!

CALLING ALL WORKPLACE HEALTH & WELLNESS STARTUPS! Here's an opportunity to showcase your workplace health and wellness startup at Workplace Wellness Festival, 22-23 June 2020, ICC Sydney. There is rapidly growing corporate interest in technology applications for health and wellness and this is Australia's peak event. There are 30... 05 Dec '19

Recap: Looking backwards and forwards at Startup Victoria's AGM.

Hi everyone, Startup Vic here! On November 26th, we held our Annual General Meeting for 2019's financial year. Our AGM is a time when members of our community can gather together, reflect on the challenges in the Victorian startup ecosystem (and the great progress being made), and look forward to how we can work together in 2020 to further...
startupvic 28 Nov '19