SeaChange StartUp Camp Programme of Events Announced including Online Retailing Panel Discussion

With only days before the presumption of the inaugural Seachange StartUp Camp. We are delighted to announce the programme of events for this hotly anticipated 2012 event.

The programme will feature speakers and expertise from a diverse spectrum of Australian entrepreneurs. As a bonus, during lunch on Saturday the 10th,  we have added a fantastic, and highly topical panel forum, entitled ”Shop Local vs Shop Online

“Share in experiencing the thrill of starting a business, meet and learn from some experienced Australian entrepreneurs, and find out more about the sourcing funding for your fantastic web business idea.”

More info on the StartUp Camp is available here including information on how to book.

Event Programme:

* Please note – the schedule may be subject to change at short notice.

FRIDAY 9th of March

05:00 PM Welcome, Pizzas and Networking
05:30 PM KEYNOTE : Local business icon Don Peterson (Gottagetaway)
05:45 PM Local entrepreneur Paul McCooee (Splash Internet)
06:00 PM Start Up Camp Merimbula begins! MC Sophie Campbell (Horsewyse magazine) takes the reins
06:30 PM Team formation and Idea Brainstorming
07:30 PM Summary of business ideas…groups underway
08:30 PM First Presentation
09:00 PM Close

SATURDAY 10th of March

10:00 AM “Battlecries” presentation by Liam O’Duibhir (SoccerFit)
10:15 AM Resumption with Start Up Camp projects
12:30 PM Lunch
01:00 PM Panel Forum “Shop Local vs Shop Online
02:00 PM Resumption
04:00 PM Breakout Talk “Private Funding Pathways”
05:30 PM Dinner
06:00 PM Presentation Rehearsals
06:30 PM Presentation to whole group
07:00 PM Wrap up – social event

SUNDAY 11th of March

10:00 AM Resumption- Last Minute Presentation Rehearsals
11:00 AM Final Presentations to Investor Panel: Mark Englaro(Sydney Angels), Cindy Reese(Lighthouse Innovation), Libby Hepburn(Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness) and Don Peterson(Gottagetaway)
12:00 PM Close

1 reply
  1. nigelayling
    nigelayling says:

    The panel discussion will certainly be a good one. We will have experts speaking about the benefits of shopping local to the local econimy and community and others speaking about the way retailers can benefit from selling online.

    We will also be unveiling our plans to set up the countries first Cross Channel Retail Operations Centre on the South Coast Of NSW and I will be speaking about the Future of Retailing.

    Hope to see you all there.

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