Opinion Piece by StartSoc Founder Pete Cooper ‘The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn and relearn.’ – Alvin Tofler. Humans learn and create value for themselves and society in weirdly diverse ways. Learning usually doesn’t actually require lots of money. […]Read more "Peer Learning with Shoulders not Precincts"
Congratulations to Vinomofo for securing a $25m investment from Blue Sky Funds this week. Read the full story in ZDNet. You might also like to read Investors in Tech Startups in Australia – a list by StartSoc Tech Start Ecosystem in Australia – a list by StartSocRead more "Blue Sky Invests $25m into Vinomofo the tech wine startup"
Inspirational Australian entrepreneur and community leader Jo Burston is coming to speak at The Start Society this week. Jo Burston is a rare and remarkable women by any measure. I have lost count of how many businesses Jo has created but think it is about eight (at least). Her most recent success is the global movement […]Read more "Jo Burston Famous Entrepreneur at StartSoc"
World famous Australian inventor, serial innovator and holder of many many patents, it is hard to find the right words to describe Ric Richardson. Some people call Ric Richardson the $300m man after his successful lawsuit against a multinational for using his Uniloc software license security intellectual property. Other people call Ric a mentor for his […]Read more "Ric Richardson Inventor at StartSoc"
Time to celebrate!Read more "End Of Year Party 2015 at StartSoc"
Key insights from the master of innovation.Read more "Disruptive Innovation Refresh"
Naomi Simpson already had a remarkable track record and public profile well before the TV show Shark Tank Australia but now her personal and business brands are simply sky high. We are pleased to be welcoming one of Australia’s most high profile entrepreneurs and angel investors to iCentral.Co by The Start Society on August 12th […]Read more "Lunch with Naomi Simpson August 12th 2015 at iC"
We are excited to announce iCentral.Co is now unofficially open at 234 Sussex St Sydney and our first members have moved in. Some awesome designer and recycled furniture has been moved in (loads and loads of stuff) and most of the charter members have now subscribed. We will continue to improve the space over time, […]Read more "iCentral is Open"
Pitching for the SydStart Qualifying Days is nearly two thirds complete. The 2nd of 3 days at the ASX Sydney is being held this Thu with another batch of 20 disruptive tech startups fighting it out to be a finalist in front of top grade judges from the industry. You can grab a discounted ticket […]Read more "SydStart 2014 Series is well underway"