10 million people. 35,000 events. 170+ countries. You’re invited.

Global Entrepreneurship Week invites students, entrepreneurs, investors, social-changemakers, and early-stage explorers of startups in Melbourne to get involved in a packed week of discovering, learning, sharing, and growing.

SPARK Deakin is inviting our local startup community to embrace diversity and collaborative learning to create a thriving future underpinned by entrepreneurial thinking and informed by the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

With this theme, we’re bringing shining a light on the importance of nurturing our entrepreneurial capabilities to thrive in the changing landscape of work, and to explore innovations and multi-disciplinary relationships that help build a thriving and more sustainable world.

Events will include a Startup Hackathon, fireside chat, webinars and office hours (accessible for our online community), and more. We’ll also have a number of independently run events by our incredible partners including Skalata Ventures, YBF Ventures, The 11th Space, Melbourne SOUP, and more.

Attendees, participants, and contributors will leave feeling inspired, optimistic, and ready to make a difference. Scroll down to find out how you can get involved!

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