Join our Founders' Lunch every second Wednesday of the month from 12:00-1:00pm. This upcoming session will feature Bianca Barling-Seden, Creative Director and Founder at Saltwater People

Bianca Barling-SedenBianca is the founding partner of Saltwater People, an Indigenous-owned creative agency providing cross-cultural communications and engagement with agencies working across Northern Australia.

Bianca brings a diverse range of experience including; corporate communications and engagement, coaching and mentoring, parliamentary advocacy and community development. Over the last decade, Bianca has worked and lived in remote communities including; North East Arnhem Land, the Torres Strait Islands and with Indigenous communities on the Thai Burma Border.

Prior to establishing Saltwater People, Bianca spent four years establishing a Communications and Engagement team in the Torres Strait islands. This focussed on strengthening cultural capability at the executive level and supported elected leaders in their media and advocacy.

Saltwater People work with government, enterprises and NFP’s who are passionate about creating change in their projects spanning right across the Kimberly’s, Canberra and up to the Torres Strait. 

BYO lunch and listen to a startup founder share their entrepreneurial journey, followed by audience Q&A. 

 Register for the session here

About Connect

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

This is your chance to come together with Ventures staff, student innovators and industry experts.

Ventures Connect: Founders Talks

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. 


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