350 Members Strong: Curated Tech Startup Community
All of us are focused on the internet and mobile and going global. Most of use are tech and the rest of us are designers and business growth experts. Scalable global products all the way!
The Start Society provides a lot more than just support, we are helping to build a new hyper connected nation and we are doing it one global tech startup business at a time.
iCentral Curated Coworking Space for Tech Startups – Heaps of tech founders and specialists in one professional location with great transport. A volunteer run space where startup teams build global businesses.
Peer Learning – Connect and learn shoulder to shoulder with other startups around micro communities of interest (such as the latest cloud technologies or growth hacking techniques), StartSoc is a curated community of tech startups that are aiming for a global product just like you.
Freebies & Deals – The best products for tech startups. New members get over $15,000 hosting and servicing credits from market leading cloud providers. We use our bulk membership power to get great deals for your from from major vendors and sponsors for free and heavily discounted products from hosting to SaaS and services and more.
Multi-Channel Collaboration with other professionals – Skip the mainstream, in addition to all the face-to-face opportunities, get in touch via targeted virtual channels, physical zones and specialist micro communities of interest in tech, business, design and by location in online app/web/email forums and realtime chat.
Professional (yet casual) events – Hundreds of free lectures and events in recent years. Get hyper connected. Experience quality exposure to fellow founders, early stage technology investors, find educators, learn from successful founder lunches and lectures. Research shows you will be more successful, have higher impact, be more effective and resilient. Start peer learning and sharing so you get ahead, stay ahead and develop a cohort of like minded professionals sharing your startup journey.
Information and Physical Resources – Inside industry info based on years of experience e.g. investor lists, pitch packs and curated reading recommendation.
Support for Special Interest Groups
Support & Deals for University Students
Support & Deals for Internships
Special focus on Regional ecosystem (rural, interstate, international) we have members from over 20 towns/cities in Australia and the region
Distributed library of books, devices and more.
Physical and virtual resources. Phones, tablets, IoT. Learn. Test your apps. Read. Listen.
Policy database access to view and vote.
Structured by country and level of government plus portfolio. Let politicians, lobbyists, public servants, bureaucrats and the whole ecosystem (other entrepreneurs, investors, educators) know your views as an entrepreneur and world’s best practice free of external influencer bias.
Other products and locations under development.
We have plans for all types of ecosystem participants even entrepreneurs in transition or from out of town and angel investors too.