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University Start Up Online Workshop

7-8 July 2020 online

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This program provides participants with the essential and fundamental methods for creating a  successful technology spinout, from inception to exit.   This digital course covers key stages involved in starting a new high-growth startup, sources of funds and management of the new business and is ideal if you are, or will be, working with startups as an inventor, or as part of a commercialisation team.

1:00 – 3:00pm each day (4 hours total).

4 CE Points

Course Facilitators:
Simon Wilkins, Director and Co-founder of the Translating Research at Melbourne (TRAM).
John Grace, Chairman of UniSA Ventures, Director of TechAdvisory Pty Ltd.

FEES
KCA Members: $250
Non-members: $350


AGENDA

DAY 1 | Tuesday 7 July, 2020 

13:00 – 13:10 Introductions
13:10 – 14:00 Preparing for a Start-Up
· When to create a Start-up?
· Preparing to Start-up
· What is the role of the TTO in a Start-up?
14:00 – 14:10 Break
14:10 – 15:00 How to Start-Up?
· Where to identify sources of Start-up investment?
· The role of the Investor
· Contracting Research back from Start-ups
· Composition and roles of the Management team
· Chair and Board – Culture, Relationship to Management, Strategy and Governance

 

DAY 2 | Wednesday 8 July, 2020

13:00 – 13:10 Day 1 Recap
13:10 – 14:00 Commonly encountered Issues with Start-ups
· People
· Money
· Technology
· Market
· IP
14:00 – 14:10 Break
14:10 – 14:40 Preparing for the Exit
· Managing start-up equity
· Why exit?
· When and how to exit?
14:40 – 15:00 What’s New in the Australasian Start-Up world?
· Availability of investment
· Support
· Incubators and accelerators
· Student start-ups
15:00 – 15:10 Wrap up

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Venue:

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