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    Climate Action Week: Foundation building of a ClimateTech Start-up

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    Join us for an immersive and empowering event at the forefront of climate tech innovation. Our panel brings together industry pioneers, city representatives, and academic experts to shed light on the landscape of climate tech entrepreneurship.

    Our esteemed panelists include a representative from NSW Decarbonisation Innovation Hub, offering firsthand insights and inspiration drawn from their entrepreneurial journey. A representative from the City of Sydney will share invaluable knowledge on innovation grants, demystifying the process for aspiring climate tech start-ups. Lastly, an academic speaker will provide expert perspectives on the intersection of innovation and entrepreneurship.

    Dive deeper into the world of climate tech with our practical workshops led by distinguished facilitators. Dr Leila Alem, leveraging her extensive innovation and entrepreneurship experience, will equip participants with tangible skills essential for navigating the entrepreneurial space. Learn how to make your venture fundable and leverage key concepts to realise your impactful start-up dreams.

    Jade Fennell will guide participants in understanding the transformative power of partnerships. Explore real-world examples of climate tech projects funded by City of Sydney innovation grants and discover how strategic partnerships can elevate your own project. Map out your project's evolution based on the partners you engage, setting the stage for future success.

    Lisa Erhart is an author, founder, and grant funding specialist. Lisa is joining Jade to deliver the workshop on grant funding for climateTech startups and how leveraging partnerships will build credibility and capability. The partnership strategy is one that Lisa successfully used to secure more than $ 2.8 million in grant funding. 

    Following the workshops, seize the opportunity to pitch your ideas to a receptive audience. Whether forming new connections or showcasing existing ventures, our pitch session provides a platform to shine.

    By the end of the event, attendees will feel inspired and empowered to contribute to the climate tech industry. Gain a deeper understanding of current initiatives, unlock insights into grant opportunities, and forge meaningful connections with like-minded individuals. Armed with hands-on skills and newfound knowledge, participants will be ready to embark on their own entrepreneurial journeys, driving positive change in the climate tech landscape.


    9:00am - Doors Open/Networking

    9:15am - Panel Begins

    10:00am - Workshop 1

    10:30am - Workshop 2

    11:30am - Pitching

    12pm - Event Concludes

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