Join our Ventures Consults every second Wednesday 12:00-2:00pm.

Fortnightly our Chief Student Entrepreneur, Ventures Ambassadors or Ventures staff, will be available for informal Q&A and discussions. This is your opportunity to better understand the Ventures programs and activities on offer and to gain further connections with the UQ entrepreneurship ecosystem.

 Enter the Zoom meeting

No booking required! Jump on the Zoom link or drop by ground floor Global Change Institute Building (20) between 12-2pm Wednesday 5 August and chat with Sam Pavin on Zoom, or meet with Emily de la Peña in person. Once connected on Zoom, you will be placed in the Zoom waiting room and invited one at a time to chat. 

Emily de la PenaEmily de la Peña - Emily is an entrepreneur and acting ilab Manager and Ventures Community Partnership Coordinator. She helps foster the UQ Ventures community engagement and ways in which you can partner with UQ Ventures.



Sam Pavin Sam Pavin - Sam leads marketing, communications and operations for the ilab Accelerator program, within the broader UQ Ventures suite of entrepreneurial programs and activities. He also participates in the ilab Accelerator and other programs as a mentor and advisor. 




About Connect

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

Ventures Connect: 

Ventures Connect brings you the latest opportunities to connect with the Ventures team, inspirational speakers, mentors, and broader startup ecosystem. Ventures reguarly holds events for the student community to help you stay connected and take part in all the entrepreneurial fun.

All UQ students, staff, and alumni are welcome to join these events unless otherwise specified. 



Online - Zoom meeting (Click the button in the text)
In person - Ground floor, Global Change Institute Building (20), St Lucia campus
Zoom link / Ventures GCI Space