Humphrey and Geoff
Melbourne StartupDigest is curated by:
Humphrey Laubscher - Co-Founder of a stealth startup focused on improving businesses through customer feedback and loyalty engagement
Geoff Burns – Designing software products and solutions for 15 years
What’s Going on in the Melbourne Startup Community
Mobile Monday Melbourne (Free – RSVP)
When: Monday 17 Oct 11 at 6:00:00 PM
Where: The Order of Melbourne, Level 2, 401 Swanston Street, Melbourne
Mobile Monday Melbourne –MAPPING & MOBILE
1. The NAVTEQ Network for Developers™ (NN4D) – Presenter: Mark Whitmore, NAVTEQ
2. Jeppesen – Presenter: David Healy, Technical Team Leader, Journey Planning at Jeppesen
3. Roamz – Presenter: Heather Ann Snodgrass, Head of Marketing & Communications at Roamz
Startup Weekend Melbourne Pre Party (Free – RSVP)
When: Wednesday 19 Oct 11 at 7:00:00 PM
Where: Section 8 Container Bar, 27-29 Tattersalls Lane Melbourne, Melbourne
We’re having a Startup Weekend pre-party (Wed Oct 19) leading up to Startup Weekend Melbourne (NOV 4-6th) So come down and have a couple of drinks at the awesome Container bar.
When: Thursday 20 Oct 11 at 6:00:00 PM
Where: Australian Computer Society, Level 2, 120 Clarendon Street (cnr of Ballantyne Street),
The Australian Computer Society proudly presents to you the ACS Tea House Toastmasters Club which is an ACS Special Interest Group where members improve their presentation, speaking and listening skills in a supportive professional environment under the guidance and support of the Toastmasters program. The meetings are fun and entertaining as well as instructional, and we meet every third Thursday of each month.
When: Thursday 20 Oct 11 at 7:30:00 PM
Where: Upstairs @ The Leveson Hotel, 46 Leveson St, North Melbourne
Lean Startup Melbourne features talks by driven high-tech entrepreneurs that have learned how to discover customers and build products they want. Speakers: Kaggle – Jeremy Howard, Rome2Rio.
When: Friday 21 Oct 11 at 8:00:00 AM
Where: 1000 Pound Bend, 361 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne
Social Media Melbourne or #socialmelb is a weekly social gathering of passionate and inspirational Melburnians who have one thing in common: social media. On Fridays at 8am, we collaborate and share ideas, stories and views on a variety of topics from start-ups to business strategy, the latest news and social change to the latest joints worth a visit around Melbourne. Everyone and anyone is welcome to join us, as long as you come with an open mind.
When: Friday 21 Oct 11 at 9:00:00 AM
Where: Hisense Arena, Batman Ave, Melbourne, Australia
The 21st Century Financial Education Summit features over a dozen world renowned speakers, authors, trainers and coaches, including Sir Richard Branson, founder of the Virgin Group, Tim Ferriss, author of New York Times #1 Bestsellers ‘The 4-Hour Body’ and ‘The 4-Hour Workweek’, Eddie McGuire, Host of ‘Who Wants to be a Millionaire’, Jamie McIntyre, author of ‘What I Didn’t Learn At School But Wish I Had’ and many more!
This 2-Day event is going to be a hands-on personal and business development seminar where you will learn how to accelerate your levels of success and implement the latest and most cutting edge trading, property, internet marketing and business strategies!
When: Friday 21 Oct 11 at 10:00:00 AM
Where: Woodward Conference Centre, Melbourne Law School, 185 Pelham St, Carlton, Melbourne
Melbourne Jelly is a fortnightly co-working event where folks from all disciplines get together at a pre-determined location and share a working environment.
Top Upcoming Melbourne Startup Events
October 25 - TiE (Free for Members, $25 Non-Members, $10 Students)
October 26 - Android Australia User Group (Free – RSVP Mandatory)
October 27 - The Churchill Club ($33 Members, $55 Non-Member)
November 4 - Startup Weekend Melbourne ($99/$69 [Students] – Weekend Event)
December 1 - YOW! Developer Conference 2011(2 Day) ($795-$995)