Don’t forget to sign up for the next Sydney Social Innovation BarCamp 26 Feb

Join us for the next Social Innovation BarCamp in Sydney. It’s free registration so sign up now and participate in a day of ideas, conversation and creative thinking. Again we’ll be crowdsourcing ideas for creating new business models for social good and building up our community network of changemakers. Like our previous Social Innovation BarCamps this one will provide a place for facilitated conversations (details … Continue reading Don’t forget to sign up for the next Sydney Social Innovation BarCamp 26 Feb

Sydney’s inaugural Social Innovation BarCamp #sibsyd

Sydney’s inaugural Social Innovation BarCamp went well yesterday. The day kicked off with an opening talk by the Hon. Bob Carr, who kindly gave his time to support this event. Throughout the day we had some amazing networking and discussion sessions focused on creating sustainable futures and directing innovation towards social good. We also had a lovely lunch sponsored by Cisco and coffee sponsored by … Continue reading Sydney’s inaugural Social Innovation BarCamp #sibsyd

Startups Trade-offs Balance | Startup BarCamp Sydney

In late November I spoke at Startup BarCamp in Sydney. The topic was about the kind of personal trade-offs & choices we make when choosing to work in a startup. These choices are not always immediately obvious when you go into a startup. However, the number of broken relationships and partnerships amongst my acquaintance in the startup community does seem to be higher than in … Continue reading Startups Trade-offs Balance | Startup BarCamp Sydney

BarCampSydney5

Do not forget that BarCampSydney5 (#bcs5), the recession edition, is on Saturday 27 June 2009. BarCamp is an ad-hoc unconference born from the desire for people to share and learn in an open environment”. BarCamp is an intense community event with discussions, demos and interaction from attendees. Anyone with something to contribute or with the desire to learn is welcome and invited to participate. The … Continue reading BarCampSydney5

BarCamp Sydney 27 Jun 2009

BarCamp Sydney is on again – so block out Saturday 27 June 2009 in your diary.   This is 5th BarCamp Sydney & the un-organising committee has tagged this one as the Recession Edition or “the BarCamp we had to have” (paraphrasing Keating from 1990). There’s a new venue this time, with the kind folks at the Australian Technology Park (ATP) Innovations Centre providing the … Continue reading BarCamp Sydney 27 Jun 2009