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    IACT17 Launch Night

    6:30pm, 15th August, 2017
    John Curtin School of Medical Research, ANU

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IACT17 launches on 15th August. Below are the workshops, expert sessions and other exciting events that make up this year's program. See you there!

August
August 03
 
Ideas Jam

IACT Ideas Jam - ANU

Interested in IACT17 but need help finding an idea or a team? Come along to an IACT Ideas Jam, where you can:
-Get started on your idea
-Meet like-minded individuals
-Learn more about the IACT17 program

  • 5:30pm - 7pm
  • CBE Innovation Hub, Hanna Neumann Building (Building 21), ANU
Click here to register
August 10
 
Ideas Jam

IACT Ideas Jam - UC

Interested in IACT17 but need help finding an idea or a team? Come along to an IACT Ideas Jam, where you can:
-Get started on your idea
-Meet like-minded individuals
-Learn more about the IACT17 program

  • 5:30pm - 7pm
  • [email protected], The Hub, opposite Mizzuna Cafe, University of Canberra
Click here to register
August 15
 
Special Event

IACT17 Launch Night

Join us for the official launch of the InnovationACT 2017 program! Participants, mentors, alumni and supporters from the community are all invited to join us for an evening of networking and speakers as we welcome in the IACT17 program.

  • 6:30pm - 8:30pm
  • John Curtin School of Medical Research, ANU.
Registration Opens Soon
August 19
 
Workshop

Workshop One: The Business Model Canvas

For this workshop, we'll be exploring the concept of value, the business model and the canvas framework. The workshop will provide tools to both identify opportunities and to gain a better understanding of stakeholder needs.

  • 9am - 1pm
  • CBR Innovation Network, Level 5, 1 Moore St, Civic.
Registration Opens Soon
August 24
 
After Hours

IACT After Hours

IACT After Hours are a fortnightly meetup for the InnovationACT community. These sessions typically involve a guest speaker hosting a brief seminar on a specific topic related to startups.

  • 6pm - 8pm
  • To Be Confirmed
Registration Opens Soon
August 26
 
Workshop

Workshop Two: Vision, Brand & Pitch

This session helps teams develop a vision for their business model project. It provides exercises aimed at developing a brand identity for the project to help present a clear and consistent message to the different stakeholders with whom it will be necessary to communicate.

  • 9am - 1pm
  • CBR Innovation Network, Level 5, 1 Moore St, Civic.
Registration Opens Soon
August 31
 
After Hours

IACT After Hours

IACT After Hours are a fortnightly meetup for the InnovationACT community. These sessions typically involve a guest speaker hosting a brief seminar on a specific topic related to startups.

  • 6pm - 8pm
  • To Be Confirmed
Registration Opens Soon
September
September 07
 
After Hours

IACT After Hours

IACT After Hours are a fortnightly meetup for the InnovationACT community. These sessions typically involve a guest speaker hosting a brief seminar on a specific topic related to startups.

  • 6pm - 8pm
  • To Be Confirmed
Registration Opens Soon
September 09
 
Workshop

Workshop Three: User Journeys

This session is aimed at gaining a deeper understanding of how the diverse stakeholders of a venture project will interact with the business model. It provides tools and strategies to determine the key activities needed by a venture to facilitate these interactions.

  • 9am - 1pm
  • CBR Innovation Network, Level 5, 1 Moore St, Civic.
Registration Opens Soon
September 14
 
After Hours

IACT After Hours

IACT After Hours are a fortnightly meetup for the InnovationACT community. These sessions typically involve a guest speaker hosting a brief seminar on a specific topic related to startups.

  • 6pm - 8pm
  • To Be Confirmed
Registration Opens Soon
September 16
 
Workshop

Workshop Four: Costs & Pricing

This session helps team to quantify the costs for their venture project, while providing the tools to understand the quantifiable benefits for potential customers. Teams will also examine the competitive environment, using this information to develop a value-based pricing strategy.

  • 9am - 1pm
  • CBR Innovation Network, Level 5, 1 Moore St, Civic.
Registration Opens Soon
September 21
 
After Hours

IACT After Hours

IACT After Hours are a fortnightly meetup for the InnovationACT community. These sessions typically involve a guest speaker hosting a brief seminar on a specific topic related to startups.

  • 6pm - 8pm
  • To Be Confirmed
Registration Opens Soon
September 28
 
After Hours

IACT After Hours

IACT After Hours are a fortnightly meetup for the InnovationACT community. These sessions typically involve a guest speaker hosting a brief seminar on a specific topic related to startups.

  • 6pm - 8pm
  • To Be Confirmed
Registration Opens Soon
September 30
 
Workshop

Workshop Five: The Executive Summary

This final session guides teams through the process of bringing all the different learnings and exercises they have completed together to finalise the business model canvas for their venture. Teams will also receive critical feedback which they will use for a round of practice pitching.

  • 9am - 1pm
  • CBR Innovation Network, Level 5, 1 Moore St, Civic.
Registration Opens Soon
October
October 05
 
After Hours

IACT After Hours

IACT After Hours are a fortnightly meetup for the InnovationACT community. These sessions typically involve a guest speaker hosting a brief seminar on a specific topic related to startups.

  • 6pm - 8pm
  • To Be Confirmed
Registration Opens Soon
October 12
 
After Hours

IACT After Hours

IACT After Hours are a fortnightly meetup for the InnovationACT community. These sessions typically involve a guest speaker hosting a brief seminar on a specific topic related to startups.

  • 6pm - 8pm
  • To Be Confirmed
Registration Opens Soon
October 17
 
Special Event

IACT17 Pitch Night

Come and hear from Canberra’s brightest young entrepreneurs as they deliver a five-minute pitch in front of the judging panel for a chance to take home a share of the $50,000 seed pool along with other startup support.

  • 6pm - 9pm
  • To Be Confirmed
Registration Opens Soon
October 21
 
Special Event

IACT17 Awards Night

Come along for an evening of festivities as we celebrate the InnovationACT 2017 program. Join us as we congratulate all the teams on their progress thus far, and celebrate their achievements as they continue with their entrepreneurial journey.

  • 7pm - 8:30pm
  • To Be Confirmed
Registration Opens Soon