Meet the Team Series: Team Three 2017

Meet the Team Series: Team Three 2017

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Genevieve Howe

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  1. Meet Our Mentors:  Marketing and Communications for MedTech Start-Ups
    14 May, 2018
    Meet Our Mentors: Marketing and Communications for MedTech Start-Ups
    A critical skill for any start-up is the ability to communicate the essence of your project, product, invention or business idea in clear, non-technical language.  No matter who you might need to communicate with – from meetings with potential investors, pitching angels or writing grant applications; to simply explaining what it is you’re doing and why it matters to friends, family, and everyone in between (including media) – communications and the ability to tell your story matters.  Join our
  2. Why Market Assessment Matters for MedTech Start-Ups
    07 May, 2018
    Why Market Assessment Matters for MedTech Start-Ups
    Taking the time to do a thorough assessment of your potential market isn't just a good first step as a start-up in the medtech space - it's one of the key differentiators between companies who stand a chance of succeeding and those who fail. This was the biggest takeaway from the discussion at our session on Market Assessment, where we were fortunate to gain a diverse range of insights and guidance from Samantha South, Senior Commercialisation Officer at the University of Western Australia;
  3. Introducing our Experts:  Assessing the Market
    01 May, 2018
    Introducing our Experts: Assessing the Market
    We're excited to be back into the swing of things with the Actuator Series after a short break over the school holidays.  We've got some fantastic content and mentors coming your way, starting with a deep dive into the topic of Assessing the Market:  Determining the Market Opportunity, taking place on Thursday 3 May at UWA's IQX Innovation and Co-Working Space.  Our panel of experts will bring a range of perspectives on the topic, from the experiences of a recent start-up to insights from a
  4. Meet Our Experts:  Engaging Investors for MedTech Entrepreneurs
    11 Apr, 2018
    Meet Our Experts: Engaging Investors for MedTech Entrepreneurs
    If you’re interested in finding out more about what start-ups and early stage medtech companies need to consider when pitching investors, then this week’s Actuator Series session is one that can’t be missed - Thursday 12 April at 5:30pm, at the EY Perth building.  Featuring a panel of speakers with decades of Australian and international experience between them, tickets to this free event are going fast – read on to find out more about them, and visit our Eventbrite page for further details and
  5. 2018 Perth Biodesign Course Launched; Applications Now Open
    29 Mar, 2018
    2018 Perth Biodesign Course Launched; Applications Now Open
    The 2018 Perth Biodesign course was officially launched on Wednesday 28 March, with an event at the Centre for Entrepreneurial Research and Innovation featuring talks from SPARK Co-Lab Design Course alumni as well as world leading burns specialist and medtech entrepreneur, Dr Fiona Wood. Perth Biodesign is the new name for the course that has previously been run as the SPARK Co-Lab Design Course, to be run as a partnership between Accelerating Australia and SPARK Co-Lab.  Information sessions
  6. Introducing Our Regulatory Affairs Experts
    28 Mar, 2018
    Introducing Our Regulatory Affairs Experts
    We have an amazing line-up of speakers for our two upcoming sessions on the extremely significant topic of how to go about developing a regulatory affairs strategy for your early-stage medical, life sciences or pharmaceutical company.  The first session takes place this Thursday 29 March - Regulatory Affairs Strategy for Medical Devices, and the second on Thursday 5 April - Regulatory Affairs Strategy for Pharma.  Both sessions are designed to share with participants the critical information
  7. New IQX Co-Working Space Supports Actuator Community and Innovation
    22 Mar, 2018
    New IQX Co-Working Space Supports Actuator Community and Innovation
    One of the great things about the start up community in Perth is the generosity and willingness of its members to lend a helping hand.  The proof of this is in the wide variety of organisations who have generously given the SPARK Co-Lab team logistical support and access to space to host our Actuator Series so far - the City of Perth, Accelerating Australia, Curtin University's Innovation Central, Edith Cowan University, and now UWA Innovation Quarter's newest innovation and co-working space,
  8. Meet the Mentors:  How to Start a MedTech Company
    13 Mar, 2018
    Meet the Mentors: How to Start a MedTech Company
    We've got two amazing speakers for the next event in our Actuator Series - How to Start a MedTech Company, and can't wait to hear what they have to say.  Find out more from our experts from EY and ResApp Health Limited as they share insights (and speak from personal experience) about what entrepreneurs and early stage companies need to consider when it comes to how best to commercialise and scale their new business, legal structures and tax requirements, capital raising and stakeholder
  9. Meet the Mentors:  Project Management for Medical Researchers
    13 Mar, 2018
    Meet the Mentors: Project Management for Medical Researchers
    Places are filling up fast at our next Actuator Series session on Project Management for Medical Researchers:  From the Petri Dish to the Gantt Chart on Thursday 15 March at ECU Mount Lawley, at 5:30pm - see our Eventbrite page for further details and to register.  We're fortunate to have some amazing speakers taking part, including two former SPARKees, who will be sharing their insights on this key foundational skill for any start-up or entrepreneur.  Read on to find out more. Dr Michael

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