Once a month we invite a number of industry mentors for you to book a private mentoring session with. Mentors include founders, entrepreneurs, investors, professional service providers, and more.

The mentoring slots have been fully booked! Our next mentoring appointments will be on 20 May. 

You can check StudentHub to see if any existing bookings have been cancelled. 

Our mentors

Dr Alisa Becker is the Queensland and North Territory Relationship Manager for Australia's national science and technology accelerator program ON, which is powered by the CSIRO. As a chemistry researcher herself, Alisa is passionate about seeing the impact of science and has a strong interest in the Women in STEM movement.

Rick Brown is an experienced Executive and Board Member, with a background in the technology and software industry. He has worked with both private and public companies specialising in cybersecurity, fintech, banking, insurance, telecommunications, travel, entertainment and gaming. 

About Ventures Connect

Meet like-minded students, find your team and hear from inspirational speakers with our Ventures Connect community events.

Want some advice on where to get started? This is your chance to come together with Ventures staff, student innovators and industry experts.

Ventures Connect: Consults
Wednesdays 12-2pm

Drop-in and join our Chief Student Entrepreneur, Ventures Ambassadors or Ventures staff members fortnightly for informal Q&A's and chats. This is your opportunity to better understand our Ventures programs and activities and to connect with the greater UQ entrepreneurship ecosystem. Gain advice on how you can get started or where to go next with your entrepreneurial journey.

Ventures Connect: Founders Talks
Wednesdays 4-5pm

Hear from inspirational founders from the greater UQ community as they share their unique entrepreneurship stories, key learnings and advice.
The series runs for six-weeks at a time aligning with our Ventures Curiosity programs. All UQ students, staff and alumni are welcome to join these events via Zoom, you are not required to be part of the current Ventures Curiosity cohort. 


Online - Zoom Meeting