New IQX Co-Working Space Supports Actuator Community and Innovation

New IQX Co-Working Space Supports Actuator Community and Innovation

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Kate Rowlands Marquis

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  1. Meet Our Experts:  Engaging Investors for MedTech Entrepreneurs
    11 Apr, 2018
    Meet Our Experts: Engaging Investors for MedTech Entrepreneurs
    If you’re interested in finding out more about what start-ups and early stage medtech companies need to consider when pitching investors, then this week’s Actuator Series session is one that can’t be missed - Thursday 12 April at 5:30pm, at the EY Perth building.  Featuring a panel of speakers with decades of Australian and international experience between them, tickets to this free event are going fast – read on to find out more about them, and visit our Eventbrite page for further details and
  2. 2018 Perth Biodesign Course Launched; Applications Now Open
    29 Mar, 2018
    2018 Perth Biodesign Course Launched; Applications Now Open
    The 2018 Perth Biodesign course was officially launched on Wednesday 28 March, with an event at the Centre for Entrepreneurial Research and Innovation featuring talks from SPARK Co-Lab Design Course alumni as well as world leading burns specialist and medtech entrepreneur, Dr Fiona Wood. Perth Biodesign is the new name for the course that has previously been run as the SPARK Co-Lab Design Course, to be run as a partnership between Accelerating Australia and SPARK Co-Lab.  Information sessions
  3. Introducing Our Regulatory Affairs Experts
    28 Mar, 2018
    Introducing Our Regulatory Affairs Experts
    We have an amazing line-up of speakers for our two upcoming sessions on the extremely significant topic of how to go about developing a regulatory affairs strategy for your early-stage medical, life sciences or pharmaceutical company.  The first session takes place this Thursday 29 March - Regulatory Affairs Strategy for Medical Devices, and the second on Thursday 5 April - Regulatory Affairs Strategy for Pharma.  Both sessions are designed to share with participants the critical information
  4. Meet the Mentors:  How to Start a MedTech Company
    13 Mar, 2018
    Meet the Mentors: How to Start a MedTech Company
    We've got two amazing speakers for the next event in our Actuator Series - How to Start a MedTech Company, and can't wait to hear what they have to say.  Find out more from our experts from EY and ResApp Health Limited as they share insights (and speak from personal experience) about what entrepreneurs and early stage companies need to consider when it comes to how best to commercialise and scale their new business, legal structures and tax requirements, capital raising and stakeholder
  5. Meet the Mentors:  Project Management for Medical Researchers
    13 Mar, 2018
    Meet the Mentors: Project Management for Medical Researchers
    Places are filling up fast at our next Actuator Series session on Project Management for Medical Researchers:  From the Petri Dish to the Gantt Chart on Thursday 15 March at ECU Mount Lawley, at 5:30pm - see our Eventbrite page for further details and to register.  We're fortunate to have some amazing speakers taking part, including two former SPARKees, who will be sharing their insights on this key foundational skill for any start-up or entrepreneur.  Read on to find out more. Dr Michael
  6. Meet the Mentors:  IP Strategy for Medical Researchers
    28 Feb, 2018
    Meet the Mentors: IP Strategy for Medical Researchers
    We're very excited to be getting underway with the first of our Actuator Series of lectures, discussion sessions and mentor panels, on the topic of IP Strategy for Medical Researchers - Beyond the Basics, taking place at Innovation Central, Curtin University on Thursday 1 March. It goes without saying that these and any of the sessions we present would not be possible without the support of all our volunteer mentors, who are experts in their fields from across Perth and Australia's life
  7. SPARK Co-Lab's Actuator Series Is Officially Launched!
    22 Feb, 2018
    SPARK Co-Lab's Actuator Series Is Officially Launched!
    SPARK Co-Lab's Actuator Series is officially underway following a successful launch event hosted by the City of Perth at Council House on 21 February.  Thank you  to everyone who attended the launch event, and  more importantly stayed to network after the official proceedings were over, to catch up, connect and brainstorm ways to make sure this great initiative got off to the best possible start! Particular thanks go to our event hosts and major sponsor the City of Perth, as well as the Lord
  8. ALUMNI INSIGHTS:  Iris Biomedical - Where are they now?
    02 Feb, 2018
    ALUMNI INSIGHTS: Iris Biomedical - Where are they now?
    Lewis Dawson, Sarah McGarry, Arjun Kaushik and Michael Challenor were the winners of SPARK Co-Lab's 2016 Design Course. Now, just over 12 months after completing the course, we sat down to talk about their SPARK Co-Lab experience and their start-up Iris Biomedical. After completing the Design Course in 2016, the team decided to incorporate their new company. Since then, they have continued their learning and development through participation in the Australian Technologies Competition where
  9. ALUMNI INSIGHTS:  GIffy Tech, SPARK Co-Lab 2017 Design Course
    29 Jan, 2018
    ALUMNI INSIGHTS: GIffy Tech, SPARK Co-Lab 2017 Design Course
    What happens when you bring together a cardiologist, a clinical nurse, a data scientist, an engineer and a PhD student – all with a keen interest in developing commercialisation, entrepreneurship and problem solving skills? GIffy Tech!!

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