Startup Your Creativity: A celebration of South Australia's Creative Entrepreneurs

DATE: Jun 07th 2016
TIME: 14:45
PLACE: St Paul's Creative Centre, 200 Pulteney Street, Adelaide 5000

What makes a successful creative entrepreneur, and how can we harness that success to support economic growth? How can we build on Adelaide’s reputation as a city in which ideas can be trialled, startups can grow and innovation can flourish? How can our creative entrepreneurs collaborate with the technology sector?

These ideas and many more will be explored in two interlinked sessions presented by Musitec and St Paul’s Creative Centre as part of Brand South Australia's Entrepreneurs Week.

Event Details

Afternoon Session 2:45pm - Startup your Creativity: a Celebration of South Australia’s Creative Entrepreneurs

The afternoon session will be hosted by Christie Anthoney who will showcase some of South Australia's most successful entrepreneurs. You'll hear from Tom Hajdu, recipient of a prestigious Distinguished Talent Visa, and cofounder of Tom & Andy, one of the worlds largest music production companies to talk in the context of innovation, entrepreneurship and creative strategic technologies; Heather Croall to discuss everything festivals; Margie Caust to tell you all about the Creative Boom; Sharni Honor who will explain music entrepreneurship; Elizabeth Donaldson to tell all about craft, design and co-working spaces; and Richard Brecknock to chat all things Creative Entrepreneurship. This will be followed by a panel session that will explore how best to support our creative entrepreneurs. On the panel you'll hear from Christie Anthoney, Greg Mackie, Heather Croall + more!

At 5pm you'll have the opportunity to relax, grab a drink and some nibbles, and get networking among fellow creative entrepreneurs! Plus Little Birdy, Novus Res and Reality Media will be demonstrating their super-innovative, creative technologies, all of which are being developed right here in South Australia!

Evening Session 5:45pm - Startup your Creativity: Special Edition TechJam

Hosted by Musitec's Managing Director, David Grice, the evening session offers you the opportunity to hear from;
Philip Vafiadis, serial entrepreneur, founding Executive Chairman of Innovyz, founder of VAF Research and cofounder of ZEN Energy Systems about his jourey as an entrepreneur;

Davyd Norris, IBM's Senior IT Architect (and proud muso) about IBM's Global Entrepreneurial Program and how you can kick start your career as a creative entrepreneur;

Adam Callen, Made in Katana's Founder and Creative Director who will answer those pressing questions you have about creative entrepreneurship;

Be sure to secure your FREE TICKET via the RSVP link.