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SydStart Exhibitor Guide 2014 – Sydney Hilton

We are pleased to announce the SydStart 2014 guide for exhibitors. Please note this page will be updated from time to time and usually be the best source for the latest information. So don’t email us, check here first! We are expecting around 1,200+ people and 120+ exhibitors this year over three floors at the…

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Mike Cannon-Brookes Atlassian At SydStart 2014

How often do you hear from true global leaders first hand? We are pleased to announce Mike Cannon-Brookes from Atlassian will join us on the big stage at SydStart 2014 in Sydney. Grab your tickets now. Mike is a legend in the Sydney startup scene and known globally for disrupting the enterprise software market along with…

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SydStart 2014 Final Top 10 Pitches – Official Announcement

The Trophy Is Ready!  Are You? We are pleased to announce the SydStart 2014 finalists who will pitch at the SydStart 2014 main day at the Sydney Hilton on September 2nd. The pitching finals are part of a jam packed agenda with 50 speakers and panellists over 3 floors with 6 streams of content and 8 industry…

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Two Weeks To Go

Only two weeks left to go until SydStart 2014 Sept 2nd Hilton Sydney The biggest whole of ecosystem event for tech startups in Australia is Sept 2nd at the Sydney Hilton over three floors so tell your fellow startup buddies and make sure you are there. This is the one day of the year EVERYONE…

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PocketBook at SydStart 2014

We are pleased to announce that finance startup PocketBook will speak and join the FinTech panel at SydStart 2014. PocketBook is one of the hottest startups ever to hit the national scene ever in Australia, facing repeated comparisons to Mint.com in the US which sold for $170m, Pocketbook provide personal financial management and cash management…

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Matt Barrie CEO of Freelancer.com at SydStart 2014

We are delighted to announce that Matt Barrie CEO and Founder of Freelancer.com [ASX:FLN] will speak at SydStart 2014 conference as a leading keynote speaker. Triple Webby Award winning Freelancer.com is the world’s largest marketplace for outsourced and crowdsourced services with 12 million participants and 6.3 million projects. Matt Barrie is a long time supporter of SydStart and…

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ScriptRock Scores $8.7M In Funding According To SEC Filing

Originally posted on TechCrunch:
IT DevOps monitoring company ScriptRock has recently received 8.7 maillion in venture funding, according to an SEC filing. As part of the deal, it appears that Australian VC Hamish Hawthorne is listed as a director, which usually indicates that his firm ATP Innovations led the round. ATP Innovations hasn’t replied to a request…

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Education Industry Vertical SydStart 2014

We are pleased to announce a range of activities for the Education Industry Vertical at SydStart including lightning talks and profiling education startups. We will have a number of startups at the Expo and also a major Education Meet-up run by Sydney Edu Tech on the morning of the conference. This is part of a larger set of…

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Brigade raises $9m James Windon at SydStart 2014

A social network truly for the people by the people? Sean Parker is renown for being a cofounder of Facebook and being played by Justin Timberlake in The Social Network movie about the world’s largest social network – Facebook – which Parker co-founded. But some of his less well known projects also have mega impact. So it…

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Healthy Startup Masterclass

Healthy Startup Expert Jacquie Sharples at SydStart 2014 We are pleased to announce Jacquie Sharples founder, entrepreneur, author, health specialist, engineer, and personal trainer – will speak at SydStart 2014. Startups are tough on us all. The rush of building a great business is wonderful but the stress on your body and mind can be…

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SydStart 2014 Pitching Semi Finals

The pitching tryouts have been running for a while now. Officially they are called the SydStart ASX Qualifying Days because we hold them at the Australian Securities Exchange. We have filtered nearly 200 startup company pitches down to about 65 and these are in the process of being filtered via face to face pitching to…

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The Startup Bus at SydStart 2014

This is big. SydStart are proud to be a founding partner of StartupBus Pacific bringing the globally successful StartupBus to Sydney Australia for the first time in Asia. Tech entrepreneurs build startups literally on the road on a real moving bus to prove their skills and build an amazing community under extreme conditions of scarcity…

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JetRadar raises $10m Max Kraynov CEO Speaks At SydStart 2014

We are pleased to announce Max Kraynov Global CEO of international travel startup JetRadar  will speak at SydStart 2014 on Sept 2nd at the Sydney Hilton. JetRadar recently raised $10m from international investors and Max will be presenting his international lessons learned across their four brands from the capital raising as reported earlier this year on Tech Crunch and…