Germinate 11 Pitch Night! The time is nearly upon us. Our latest cohort of startups, part of the Germinate 11 promotion of our accelerator program will soon reach the end of their 3 months journey with us. Having built products, teams and companies, launched and approached clients. They will get a chance to show off and demo their business to a selection of investors, entrepreneurs and various members of the entrepreneurial ecosystem during a high energy night.

It is going to be an exciting time! With robots, drones, social entreprise, heatmaps and analytics! These teams are reaching for the stars and they are on track to catch some!

This event, due on Wednesday 14 March is on invitation only but do let us know if yours may not have come. Otherwise, keep an eye on our social networks as there “may” be a livestreaming going ūüėČ Stay tuned!

For students and startups, get ready! РUQ is opening expressions of interest for the  Winter Startup Intern Program soon. 

The program matches UQ students looking for an entrepreneurial experience with startup companies looking for passionate smart young interns. Applications will open end of March 2018.

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Startup looking for Grads? UQ’s Startup Laneway is for you. 

Startups needs great graduates too so UQ is providing a unique opportunity for young startups to access UQ’s brightest upcoming graduates at the UQ Careers Fair which attracts over 4,000 students. We are creating a unique Startup Laneway where as a startup, you can showcase your product and culture, and position your business in front of students looking for opportunity and join us in promoting entrepreneurship and startups as a career path!

UQ‚Äôs annual¬†Careers¬†Fair¬†is the largest event of its kind in Queensland and will be held from¬†10:00am ‚Äď 2:00pm¬†on 21st March 2018. If you are a student, then don‚Äôt forget to check out this year‚Äôs¬†Startup Laneway

Special Offer: We have negotiated a super special rate for startups (20 spots available, going fast), reduced from $1,400 to $200 (including lunch). Come showcase your business and products, position your business in front of (thousands of) students and join us in promoting entrepreneurship and startups as a career path!

Securing your spot at Careers Fair follows a two-step process:
1. Register on UQ StudentHub here and
2. Use this special link to secure your super startup rate Register for the UQ Careers Fair here













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