Please take a look at what’s happening and we look forward to any feedback you might have.
Have a great week!
Humphrey and Geoff
What’s Going on in the Melbourne Startup Community
UX Book Club Melbourne (Free)
When: Tuesday 19 Jul 11 at 6:00:00 PM
Where: Horse Bazaar, 397 Little Lonsdale Street
Next Book: The Atomic Chef by Steven Casey – Amazon. Remember, it’s not mandatory to have read the book, just come along and see what other thought and maybe meet some new UX friends.
When: Tuesday 19 Jul 11 at 6:30:00 PM
Where: State Library of Victoria, Experimedia, 328 Swanston St, Melbourne
Join a diverse group of people to share ideas, knowledge and inspiration! You can network with the TEDxMelbourne community, hear inspiring speakers, watch TED videos, and share your perspective on this year’s theme of “innovation.”
TiE (Free for Members, $25 Non-Members, $10 Students)
When: Wednesday 20 Jul 11 at 6:00:00 PM
Where: Monash University Caulfield Campus, Building N.105, 27 Sir John Monash Drive, Caulfield East
Effective Sales, Marketing and Corporate Brand planning are key element of success for any business. You will understand how your business success is linked to fully integrating your sales and marketing strategies.
Melbourne X Users Group (MXUG) (Free)
When: Wednesday 20 Jul 11 at 6:30:00 PM
Where: ThoughtWorks, Level 15, 303 Collins Street, Melbourne
Melbourne X Users Group is a group that dicusses a wide variety of technoology where X is a technology you might be interested in. The format comprises of 15-minute talks with five minutes for questions. Then beer, pizza, lightning talks, and a trip down to the pub.
The Churchill Club ($33 Members, $55 Non-Member)
When: Thursday 21 Jul 11 at 5:30:00 PM
Where: Upstairs @ The Leveson Hotel, 46 Leveson St, North Melbourne
So what does it take to be the public face of a organisation, to be the showman or spokesperson? These and other questions will be answered by our experienced panel.
ACS Toastmasters (Annual Membership Cost – http://bit.ly/98Z0R8)
When: Thursday 21 Jul 11 at 6:00:00 PM
Where: Australian Computer Society, Level 2, 120 Clarendon Street (cnr of Ballantyne Street), Southbank
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.
Social Melbourne (Free)
When: Friday 22 Jul 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 startups to business strategy, the latest news and social change to the latest joints worth a visit around Melbourne.
DevOps Down Under 2011 ($75)
When: Friday 22 Jul 11 at 9:00:00 AM
Where: Saxons Training Facility, 8/500 Collins Street, 3000
Devops Down Under 2011 – a conference about advancing our processes and methodologies, building better tools, and improving communication between developers and sysadmins.
Top Upcoming Melbourne Startup Events
July 25 - Melbourne Mobile (Free)
July 26 – The Growth Faculty (SD Special Rate $295 Normally $350 – Code:AFF001)
August 11 – The Growth Faculty (SD Special Early Bird Rate $550 then $650 normally $750 – Code:AFF001)
August 20 – ProductCamp Melbourne