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Pitch Night: SpaceTech

  • Goods Shed North | Victorian Innovation Hub 710 Collins Street Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia (map)

With 2019 marking the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing, we are proud to announce our partnership with The Quantum Leap Program & OneGlobalVenture to showcase the future of SpaceTech in Victoria.

Our focus on SpaceTech in February will profile and showcase both leaders and up-and-coming startups that are revolutionising and empowering the SpaceTech industry.

What is SpaceTech?

Space technology encompasses the provision and use of space-related technologies and services, including Space Science; Environmental monitoring and meteorology; Remote Sensing; Satellite components and sub-systems; GPS Data and Telecommunications; Big Data Analytics; Space Education; and professional services related to all of the above (legal, financial, insurance etc).

The Pitch Night:

Startup Victoria are proud to partner with The Quantum Leap Program and OneGlobalVenture to showcase 4 startups working within the SpaceTech sector, as they pitch to a panel of hand-picked, expert judges as well as our usual community of founders, startups, investors and more. They will also be pitching to win the Startup Victoria Prize Package below.

Timeline:

  • 24 January - Applications open

  • 11 February - Applications close

  • 12/13 February - Shortlisted applicants announced

  • 18 February - Pitch Training & Selection Session (for shortlisted applicants)

  • 19/20 February - Top 4 Finalists announced

  • 25 February - Pitch Night

To apply:

Prize Package:

  • Austrade: Participation in the Landing Pads program at a location of your choice (Singapore, Berlin, Tel Aviv, San Francisco, Shanghai)

  • AWS: $5,000 AWS Credit to the winner and $1,000 AWS Credit to finalists

  • Bravo: 1 x half day User Experience (UX) Design Workshop valued at $1500

  • Crazy Domains: 1 x hour consultation with a web expert and free comprehensive website health check, valued at $279

  • Coglan Duffy & Co: 1 x hour of free legal advice

  • Connect Labs: $4000 worth sales and marketing technology audit for your startup to get found, get leads and get customers

  • General Assembly: $500 credit for classes & workshops with a 6-month validity

  • Law Squared: $2500 credit to use the Cubed by Law Squared platform

  • Northraine: 10 hours x machine learning training and consultation

  • Prime Financial: 4hours x consultation for winner and 2hours x consultation for finalists

  • SendGrid: $5,000 credit to winner and $3,000 credit to finalists

  • Stripe: $50,000 of volume waived of Stripe fees

  • SquarePeg Capital: 30mins x consultation with the team

Earlier Event: February 21
Chairman's Garden Party
Later Event: February 26
Public lecture with Dr. Josh Lerner