Spark Festival ignites across NSW

Media release | 19 October 2018

Sydney’s biggest startup festival, Spark, officially opens Friday 19 October and you’re invited to join in the startup fun!

Now in its third year, the festival is known for its grassroots vibe and attracts the biggest names in the startup ecosystem as well as early stage founders looking to learn new skills and network.

Jobs for NSW has sponsored Spark every year since it was founded, and in 2018 is running a series of exciting startup-related events.

Join us for the following Jobs for NSW hosted events in Sydney and regional NSW:

  • Pitching for Investment with Edith Yeung, 29 & 30 Oct - Join us in Bathurst or Sydney for an exclusive and intimate ‘fireside chat’ with a leading international investor.
  • Balancing parenthood & entrepreneurship, 31 Oct - Join our panel of four successful ‘parent-repreneurs’ as they share how they navigate parenting while running an emerging business. Free onsite childcare provided during the event!
  • Local Innovation Network Pitchfest, 31 Oct - Witness a sensational showcase of startup talent from seven emerging innovation locations in regional NSW.
  • Grants and granola, 25 Oct - Join us for breakfast and find out about government funding opportunities for early stage startups.

To see more of what’s coming up at the Sydney Startup Hub, visit the Hub’s event page. There is also a huge array of events listed on the Spark Festival program, grab your tickets and join the fun!