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Collisions | Building a thriving startup ecosystem with Rachael Neumann

April 26, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

| Free

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This installment of Collisions will explore the health of the startup landscape and components needed to build a thriving ecosystem. Learn the key critical inputs required to determine your success, and the risks and rewards involved with building corporate relationships.

Rachael Neumann is a startup mentor and former Managing Director of Eventbrite Australia. She will be discussing:

  • Various sources of capital you can access to grow your company.
  • What is the startup ecosystem? What is it not?
  • Australian and US venture capitalists and how to foster VC relationships.
  • Differences between Australia and Silicon Valley.

Following this inspiring keynote will be a fireside chat between Rachael and Collider’s Entrepreneur in Residence, Alan Jones.

Rachael Neumann

Rachael Neumann is Chair of the Board of StartupAus – the leading national advocacy body to push pro-startup policy – and a strategic advisor to a number of early stage companies. Over the course of her career, she’s worked for some of the most category leading companies across Australia and the US. Rachael is passionate about helping companies to scale and increase their impact on customer experiences and new product development.

About Collisions

For the first time, mentors from our Collider Accelerator program will be available to the public with our new speaker series, Collisions. These sessions will give you invaluable insights, and unprecedented access to some of the greatest minds in the startup industry.


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The Precinct, Level 2, 315 Brunswick st
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