Entrepreneurship Lecture Series

Technology Entrepreneurship Lecture Series

The Technology Entrepreneurship Lecture Series is a weekly speaker keynote that brings together established leaders from across Australia to discuss topics around entrepreneurship, technology, business, innovation, investing and provides a forum for them share their insights with budding entrepreneurs on campus.

Technology Entrepreneurship Lecture Series is in collaboration with The University of Sydney’s Technology Venture course (ELEC5701) and INCUBATE.


Lectures will occur every Friday from 5-6pm during semester 2 at the PNR Lecture Theatre 1 (Farrell Lecture Theatre) in the Engineering Precinct at the University of Sydney.


2013 Lectures

Date Topic Guest Lecturer
2nd August Think Big with Matt Barrie Matt Barrie, Chief Executive of Freelancer.com, who will be presenting the talk “Think Big!” – A Panorama of the technology industry & inspiring talk for budding entrepreneurs.
9th August Business Models with Bill Bartee Bill Bartee is the Managing Partner of Southern Cross Venture Partners, a leading Australian Venture Capital firm.
16th August Disruption Uber is disrupting the transport industry through it’s cashless and easy to use apps that are now available in over 35 cities today. David Rohrsheim, General Manager of Uber Australia, will be presenting on Uber’s history and it’s now rapidly expanding global presence.
23rd August Competitive Strategy Michael Fox, Co-founder of Shoes of Prey. RSVP: https://telsstrategy.eventbrite.com.au
30st August Venture Financing  Rick Baker, Managing Director of Blackbird Venutres. RSVP: https://telsvc.eventbrite.com.au
6th September Big Data Matt Wood leads the scientific and technical computing at Amazon Web Services in Seattle, Washington. He will be presenting on data analytics and how this has contributed to Amazon becoming the worlds largest online retail giant. RSVP: https://telsamazon.eventbrite.com.au
13th September Growth  Willix Halim, VP of growth for freelancer.com, will be presenting on core growth components including data analytics and online marketing strategy. RSVP: https://telsgrowth.eventbrite.com.au
20th September Startup Financials
27th September Mobile
11th October Patents and your Start-up
18th October Bootstrapping
25th October Exiting and IPOs

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