Events

Ventures Industry Challenge - Information Session

6 August 2021 12:30pm2:00pm
Register now and join us for the UQ Ventures Industry Challenge Information Session to learn more about the program and how you can get involved.
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UQ presents will.i.am

5 August 2021 1:30pm2:30pm
Musician, producer, tech entrepreneur and philanthropist will.i.am will address UQ students - live from LA. UQ will host a conversation about ‘How global business cooperation drives innovation.’ Limited tickets are available.
Seated audience at Falling Walls Berlin finals

Falling Walls Lab Queensland - Submission due

30 July 2021 5:00pm
Which are the next walls to fall?
Calling all postdocs, students, innovators and entrepreneurs to represent Queensland at the 2021 Falling Walls conference in Berlin.
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Ventures Uncut: Lessons from failure

29 July 2021 6:00pm9:00pm
Our guest speakers will share their stories of failure including the lessons they learnt and how their failures ultimately led to success. Join us for an evening of uncensored discussions, catering and networking.
Financial Literacy: Early-Stage Investment

Financial Literacy: Early-Stage Investment - Rockhampton

22 July 2021 9:00am23 July 2021 5:00pm
Early-stage investment is a critical part of the commercialisation and a powerful source of financing for high growth companies.
Rudy Crous

Founders Talks: Rudy Crous

21 July 2021 12:00pm
Hear from inspirational founders from the greater UQ community as they share their unique entrepreneurship stories, key learnings and advice. For this week's Founders Talk, we'll be joined by UQ Alumnus Rudy Crous, Corporate Psychologist and Co-Founder of Compono.
Dr Christine Williams

Ventures Connect: Founders Talks

14 July 2021 12:00pm1:00pm
Join our Founders Talks every Wednesday of the week from 12.00-1.00pm
Ventures Connect: Founders Talks

Ventures Connect: Founders Talks

7 July 2021 12:00pm1:00pm
Join our Founders Talks every Wednesday of the week from 12.00-1.00pm
Ventures Connect: Founders Talks

Ventures Connect: Founders Talks

30 June 2021 12:00pm1:00pm
Join our Founders Talks every Wednesday of the week from 12.00-1.00pm
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UQIES x UQBA Innovation Challenge

28 June 2021 9:00am1 July 2021 5:00pm
Tickets are on sale now for the UQIES & UQBA - Innovation Challenge (28 June - 1 July). This year’s theme is 'Proactive vs. Reactive Action.' 100+ students with the support of alumni and interested members of the entrepreneurial and business communities will spend 4 days formulating, refining, and pitching a new business idea.
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Financial Literacy: Early-Stage Investment - Brisbane

5 June 2021 9:00am6 June 2021 5:00pm
UQ Ventures, in partnership with Angel Loop, is presenting potential investors with case studies, expert presentations and facilitated discussions designed to help you learn how to successfully identify, evaluate and manage your own personal early-stage investment portfolio.
PWC U21 Innovation Challenge

U21/PwC Innovation Challenge Submission Due

29 May 2021 5:00pm
Postgraduate students are invited to enter and represent UQ for the U21 PwC Innovation Challenge!
Mentor blaze

Mentor Blaze

27 May 2021 4:00pm6:00pm
We are bringing back Mentor Blaze! Join us Thurs 27 May 2021, 4–6pm for Mentor Blaze - our speed networking style event. Connect and get support from entrepreneurs, industry mentors and experienced founders. Tickets on sale now
Ventures Connect: Consults

Ventures Connect: Consults

26 May 2021 12:00pm2:00pm
Do you have questions about Ventures programs and events? General queries about experiencing entrepreneurship? Or do you just want to chat about all things Ventures?
Ventures Connect: Consults

Ventures Connect: Consults

12 May 2021 12:00pm2:00pm
Do you have questions about Ventures programs and events? General queries about experiencing entrepreneurship? Or do you just want to chat about all things Ventures?
PwC U21 Innovation Challenge

U21/PwC Innovation Challenge Mentoring Session

11 May 2021 2:30pm3:30pm
Postgraduate students are invited to enter and represent UQ for the U21 PwC Innovation Challenge! Join the mentoring session to gain further information and your questions answered.
Street artist and UQ AI researcher collaborating at table

Brisbane Street Art Festival: Visualising AI – Science Meets Street Art Co-Lab

8 May 2021 10:00am12:00pm
Three new murals by Australian street artists in collaboration with The University of Queensland (UQ) researchers will add colour to Brisbane’s streets in a globally unique art initiative as part of the Brisbane Street Art Festival (BSAF).
Street artist and UQ AI researcher collaborating at table

Brisbane Street Art Festival

1 May 2021 9:00am16 May 2021 5:00pm
The University of Queensland is proud to support this year's Brisbane Street Art Festival (BSAF) program (1-16 May 2021) to deliver the ‘Visualising AI – Science Meets Street Art Co-Lab’.

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Ventures Activate - Information Session

29 April 2021 12:00pm1:00pm
Register now and join us for the UQ Ventures Activate Information Session to learn more about the program and how you can get involved.
Ventures Connect: Consults

Ventures Connect: Consults

28 April 2021 12:00pm2:00pm
Do you have questions about Ventures programs and events? General queries about experiencing entrepreneurship? Or do you just want to chat about all things Ventures?
Warrick Cramer

Ventures Connect: Founders Talks Special Event

22 April 2021 3:00pm4:30pm
Join our Founders Talks special event from 3.00-4.30pm
Ventures Connect: Founders Talks

Ventures Connect: Founders Talks

21 April 2021 2:00pm3:00pm
Join our Founders Talks every Wednesday of the week from 4.00-5.00pm
PwC U21 Challenge

U21/PwC Innovation Challenge Mentoring Session

20 April 2021 2:00pm3:00pm
Postgraduate students are invited to enter and represent UQ for the U21 PwC Innovation Challenge! Join the mentoring session to gain further information and your questions answered.
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World Innovation Day Hack 2021

16 April 2021 9:30pm19 April 2021 9:30pm
The United Nations: Environment Programme and Hackmakers are hosting the World Creativity and Innovation Day as part of the United Nations initiative. This hackathon is dedicated to collaborating and encouraging people to creatively use their skills in generating new ideas and solutions for health and wellbeing, economic growth, decent work and quality education.
ilab pitch night

ilab Accelerator Pitch Night

14 April 2021 5:30pm9:00pm
Join us in-person for Pitch Night, Wednesday 14 April, where our ilab Accelerator founders will present their cutting-edge innovations - from mining and fintech to medtech and sustainability.

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