19-Oct-17: Bridging the gap from Entrepreneur to Leader/manager

Join the Institute of Managers and Leaders for a panel discussion on ‘Bridging the Gap from Manager and Leader to Entrepreneur’.  This relevant topic will discuss how each party can benefit from each other, by transferring skills and knowledge.

During this breakfast event, you will hear from four entrepreneurs and Managers, who each bring a unique story of their leadership and/or entrepreneurial journey.

Facilitated by Brian Dorricott, successful entrepreneur and start up expert, the panel will discuss:

  • Why the business world is changing
  • What Leaders can learn from Entrepreneurs
  • Why entrepreneurs can benefit from leaders
  • Insights into the start-up world and how to join it
  • And much more!

The institute of Managers and Leaders is proud to partner with the Spark festival to bring a unique take on Entrepreneurship and leadership.

Book your place. Find out more.

2-Nov-17: Sydney Genesis Pitch Night

Sydney Genesis is excited to present the grand finale of the program for our Semester 2, 2017 cohort; the Final Pitch Evening. Our finalist teams, together with 5 visiting entrepreneurs from Genesis Vietnam and Indonesia, will pitch their venture ideas in a poster pitch style to our roving judging panel and compete for over $20,000 in seed funding and in-kind prizes. Join us in Sydney's new entrepreneurship hub, The Sydney School of Entrepreneruship in Ultimo for this fully catered event showcasing the latest innovations and startups from across the University of Sydney!

Please obtain your free ticket from EventBrite by clicking here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/sydney-genesis-final-pitch-2017-tickets-38608501066

5-Dec-17: Xmas Challenge & Party

Come and challenge the commercialisation specialists and enjoy some Christmas Spirit. Can you stump us? Do you have a problem we can't answer? We lay down that challenge to you... We have experts in the following fields:

Commercialisation. Got an idea? How do you make it into money?

Accountancy. What structure should you establish to maximise your income now and in the future? Capital Table structure? Employee Share Schemes?

Marketing. How do you get your product or service in front of customers? Build a brand?

Can you stump us?

Book your ticket at https://xmas-party-and-challenge.eventbrite.com.au