bizNetClub is an annual event series delivered by ATP Innovations. The events are designed to provide a forum for entrepreneurs, investment community and those interested in the fast growth technology sector to establish and build strong networks and have access to industry information and expertise.
A variety of events are offered:
- bizNetClub evening events.
- bizNetClub CEO roundtable lunches.
- We have sponsored a number of events that have included AusMedtech, Bar Camp, Bootup Camp and Startup Camp.
Next Event – 27 February.
In conversation with John Hewson.
Dr John Hewson has had a highly successful and distinguished career spanning politics, business, academia and economics.
We are delighted to welcome him to share insight and his experience of building successful enterprises. This is a rare opportunity to hear directly from a highly respected and influential Australian thought leader. Gain John’s unique perspective on building business in Australia today.
Dr John Hewson is the former leader of the Liberal Party of Australia. John has had a distinguished business career both before and after his political career. He has worked as an economist for the Australian Treasury, the Reserve Bank, the International Monetary Fund and also as an advisor to two successive Federal Treasurers and the Prime Minister. John was a Director of Macquarie Bank and a past Chairman of ABN AMRO in Australia.
His academic career included 11 years as a Professor of Economics, with four years as Head of the School of Economics at the University of New South Wales, and two years as Dean, Macquarie Graduate School of Management and Professor of Management at Macquarie University.
Dr Hewson has run his own investment banking business and is an active director on the boards of many public and private companies (including GSA) as well as serving as chairman or patron for several not-for-profit organisations. He also writes a regular column for the Australian Financial Review.
Please join us!
Date: Wednesday 27 February 2013
Time: 5:30pm – 7:00pm including networking drinks
Location: Atrium, Ground floor, ATP Innovations
RSVP! (And tell your colleagues) Click here to RSVP
2013 AusBiotech and AusMedtech Biobeers and Bubbles kick-off!
ATP Innovations is delighted to sponsor and host the 2013 AusBiotech and AusMedtech Biobeers and Bubbles kick-off! NSW Biobeers and Bubbles is the largest NSW life science networking event, and is therefore a fantastic opportunity for you to meet interesting people, catch up on current issues, and forge valuable connections. Science and biotech colleagues, RSVP for an enjoyable night of networking, with a hint of flair and theatrics…
Money, Markets and Talent Event.
2013 bizNetClub evening events.
Program launch – kick off! – January
The 2013 bizNetClub program kicks off with a fun social evening. With the summer holidays fading fast, it’s now time to get into gear for the 2013 business year. Come and join us for this social event to start the new year. Reconnect with colleagues, meet new ones and discuss what’s on the agenda for 2013.
Social media for high growth companies – March
Social media is increasingly becoming an integral part of business these days. Whether it’s building an iconic brand presence, or engaging and communicating directly with your clients and leads, social media provides a way forward. If you are considering introducing social media in your business but don’t know where to start, or how to advance your present strategy, this workshop will help you understand the value and implications of social media and give you the tools and knowledge to leverage social media successfully to support your business goals.
Government programs for innovative companies – May
Government support for technology and innovation in Australia has undergone a significant shift in recent years. This event brings together experts from Federal and State Governments to present on programs available to businesses and how to successfully navigate through the screening and application process. Through case studies and a panel led discussion, we will explore government support options and their relevance and impact for emerging technology companies.
End-of-financial year networking drinks – June
With 2013 unfolding the bizNetClub End of Financial Year networking drinks will be a good time to check in on the sentiment of colleagues and the broader commercalisation sector. This well attended event is a relaxed and fun networking opportunity giving you the chance to mix with like-minded souls and network over a drink and nibble.
Where is the money? An annual review of investment capital in Australia – October
Sourcing and securing capital is paramount for fast growth companies at every stage. The investment market is undergoing significant change with many of the traditional venture funds coming to the end of their life cycle and with limited new funds for high risk investment, new forms of investors are emerging. This presentation discusses the various sources of formal capital available in Australia, who is investing in what and the nuances and expectations of these investors.
End-of-year party – December
Please join us for the ATP Innovations annual end-of-year party. Held in the iconic atrium of the National Innovation Centre, this end of year event brings together our friends, partners and broader technology community. A highlight on the social calendar, join us for this fun and celebratory event.
2013 bizNetClub CEO round table lunches.
The monthly round table lunch series covers a set of key issues driven topics of relevance to emerging technology companies. Delivered by experienced specialist practitioners with in-depth knowledge in the subject matter on hand, these sessions provide valuable insights, skills, solutions and direction to drive business growth.
2012 events included:
How to scale up a start up
Employee Share Option Plans
Insurance matters in contracts
Working in the US – visas process explained
The new R&D tax rules explained
Interpreting the new OH&S legislation
Please note the CEO roundtable lunches are for ATP Innovations’ client companies and invited guests only.
Please join us.
bizNetClub is open to all ATP Innovations’ portfolio companies and employees. Shareholders and constituents, industry partners, government and supporters of ATP Innovations are welcome to attend events, otherwise attendance is by invitation only. Please email here us if you are interested in attending.