Melbourne: Afternoon Session - Advance Innovation Workshop


Advance: Inspiring Australian companies to Innovate, Commercialise, Globalise

Advance is Australia’s global community, connecting next generation talent with global thought leaders and innovators. It is a talent pool of people who can help you commercialise your innovation.
In conjunction with the Department of Innovation, Industry, Science and Research, Advance will launch the 50 for the Future – Advance Innovation Program in November 2011. The program includes a series of one day events in Australia, on-line mentoring and a Summit/Investor Forum in Silicon Valley in May 2012.

11.30AM TO 5.00PM: Silicon Valley — Insights

Ask questions directly to the diverse panel of entrepreneurs, innovators and angel investors.

Crystallise your idea and value proposition.

Create your Silicon Valley strategy.

Who should attend? Angels, VCs and early stage innovative companies requiring mentorship and angel investment.


Pre-selected companies will have the opportunity to pitch to a panel of entrepreneurs and angel investors who have successfully built and exited companies in Australia and the US. To participate, email


Speaker & Panelists include:

Ryan Junee, Founder, Inporia

Malcolm Thornton, Investment Director, Star Fish 
Adrian Vanzyl, General Partner, Ad Venture Capital  

Dr Larry Marshall, Managing Director, Southern Cross Venture Partners

Brigette Smith, Managing Director, GBS Ventures 




Whilst there is no charge for these events, pre-registration is essential.

For further information, please email
Advance receives funding support from the Australian Government.


Thu, Nov. 17, 2011
11:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central

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