Sydney Accelerator Network: IT

SAN:IT Seminars

The Startup ecosystem - Co-working spaces, Accelerator programs and Incubators - what are they and how can they help?

Speaker: Petra Andren
Director, ATP Innovations

When: Tuesday 14th April, 2015, 12pm

Where: The University of Sydney, School of IT Building, SIT Board Room (Room 124), Level 1

Abstract

So you have an idea for a startup - but what next? There has never been as much support around for entrepreneurs in Sydney, including first time student entrepreneurs, but if you are not familiar with the ecosystem it is hard to know how to navigate it. This is a practical talk about what kind of support is available and the pros and cons with different programs.

Speaker's biography

Petra Andren, MA, Bsc, MBA, GAICD, is a Director and part of the executive team at ATP Innovations – Australia’s leading technology business incubator. ATP Innovations delivers commercialisation and business expertise to its equity portfolio of emerging technology businesses, assisting entrepreneurs in building high-growth companies. Petra also acts as a start up business mentor for various start up accelerator programs including Incubate, Telstra Muro-D and the recently launched Spark program.