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September 2018
What's On  -  Funding  -  Resources  -  Events  -  Last Month

Our monthly newsletter will keep you up to date with the activity we are leading or supporting to enhance the growth of Victoria's startup ecosystem. Please forward this to friends, colleagues and entrepreneurs with an interest in LaunchVic.

What's On

Tickets for Pivot Summit 2018 are now on sale!

Supported by LaunchVic, 
Pivot Summit is held annually in Geelong. The summit opens up a range of local, national and global opportunity for the region, and will this year bring together Australian and international thought leaders to share insights on the future of digital and its impact on how we work, live and think.


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The Wade Institute's VC Catalyst program is now open for expressions of interest.

Funded by LaunchVic, the program is one of Australia’s first university-affiliated startup investor courses. VC Catalyst looks to unlock the full potential of venture capital investing by mobilising smart capital by keen investors who want to drive and support founders and their burgeoning companies.
 
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Funding

Expert-in-Residences (EIRs) for Co-working Spaces

OPEN ROUND

LaunchVic's latest funding aims to encourage co-working spaces to appoint high-calibre, experienced startup professionals to support their residents.

Through its ‘Expert-In-Residence’ (EIR) program LaunchVic will invest up to $25,000 per successful application to support growth and learning opportunities for resident startups by attracting EIRs that will provide business guidance, mentorship and support for startups to improve their business capabilities. 

Applications for the EIR program are now open for established co-working spaces. The funding round will remain open until the total funding pool is allocated.

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Resources

Laneways is curated to bring you the best advice for founders and investors in the Victorian startup ecosystem.

If you want to learn about running or investing in startups Laneways will send tricks and tips straight to your email inbox!

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SEASON 2 OUT NOW!

Scale Up is our podcast about startups in Melbourne scaling to global success. What can founders, teams, investors and fellow Melbourne entrepreneurs learn from their success and failures? 


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Events
The Startup Marketing Program
Various dates throughout September 

LaunchVic funded Marketing Entourage will run free marketing workshops across Victoria during September. The workshops aim to provide founders with essential marketing tools to build effective strategies to successfully go to to market, stimulate growth, attract investment, scale or expand globally
Maribyrnong City Council - Co-Connected Investment Panel 
10 September 2018

Financing is one of the biggest challenges facing new business owners. Co-Connected will unravel how to source finance and will introduce you to some key influencers in Melbourne. 
 
Last Month
Startup Vic's Above All Human Conference gave us insight into the great minds in tech, science, entrepreneurship and innovation from right across the globe.
The LaunchVic Team attended the AIIA iAwards 25th birthday! Congratulations to all of the amazing award recipients and to the "Startup of the Year Award" winner - CancerAid!

Yeah Nah 2018 was LaunchVic’s second annual Summit, gathering the best of the Victorian founder community to share the yeah’s and nah’s of their startup journeys.

Thank you to all the speakers who so generously shared their stories and to all those that came along for the ride.

We hope to see you all again soon!

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About LaunchVic

LaunchVic is Victoria's startup agency. Our role is to grow Victoria's startup ecosystem by investing in organisations and projects that support startups to scale innovative companies, and deliver benefits to the Victorian economy.
 
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