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2017 Futures.edu Conference

POSTED BY: UTSBP

Date: Tuesday 17th October 2017

Time: 9am-4:30pm

Venue: Sydney School of EntrepreneurshipBuilding J, TAFE NSW Ultimo Campus, 695/731 Harris Street, Ultimo NSW 2007 

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As a part of Spark Festival Sydney, a 9-day festival celebrating Sydney's entrepreneurial ecosystem, UTS Business School is presenting a 1-day conference to explore the educational support for entrepreneurship.

Futures.edu - 'Best of entrepreneurship enablers' offers a holistic perspective on the rapidly evolving landscape of entrepreneurial education and enablers. At this conference, we share, explore and promote best practices in providing the infrastructure for incubation, acceleration, corporate innovation labs, challenges and hackathons, professional networks, funding platforms, city/precinct development, as well as commercial and social impact.

The conference features best practice presentations, panel discussions and interactive sessions, where participants exchange and learn about what’s working and who’s leading and supporting entrepreneurial initiatives in Australia and beyond.

There will be several sessions throughout the day on the following topics:
- Best of Accelerators
- Best of Incubators
- Best of Hackathons & Challenges
- Best of Corporate Innovation Labs
- Best of Entrepreneurial Precinct Development

The sessions will cover the following topics and themes:
Incubation:
- Acceleration
- Corporate Innovation Labs
- Challenges and Hackathons
- Professional networks
- Funding platforms
- Social impact
- City/Precinct strategy

For any questions or queries, please contact
Jochen Schweitzer
9514 3641
Jochen.Schweitzer@uts.edu.au