Effective Capital Strategies: Grow your business through investment

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Effective Capital Strategies to compete and grow in the global METS sector.

To grow effectively, you need a capital management game plan.
To compete with advantage, you need an innovation game plan.

Effective Capital Strategies is a pragmatic masterclass workshop for companies growing in the Australian METS sector. It focuses on strategies and tools to develop a game plan for raising and leveraging capital, innovation and research sector engagement.

“40% of SMEs who have a formal game plan predict double-digit growth” - American Express CFO Future Proofing Survey of May 2016

Key topics for the day include:

> Capital strategies for growth
> Preparing to raise funding
> Investing in innovation for competitive advantage
> Engaging with researchers for R&D leverage
> What next and where to get help

As an aspirational masterclass the training will include ample examples of real-world METS situations, demands and needs that the participants can directly relate to. It will include successful companies who have leveraged capital raising game plans and techniques. Similarly, those who have benefited from product development plans that leveraged University led research.


Adelaide, SA
Tuesday 8 May 2018
8:00am - 3.30pm (local time)
South Australia Department of State Development
Training Rooms 3 and 4
Level 9, 131 Grenfell Street
Adelaide, SA 5000

Burnie, TAS
Thursday 10 May 2018
8:00am - 3.30pm (local time)
Tasmanian Minerals & Energy Council (TMEC)
TMEC Manufacturing Centre of Excellence
13 Wellington Street
South Burnie, TAS 7320

Melbourne, VIC
Friday 11 May 2018
8:00am - 3.30pm (local time)
CSIRO Clayton
East Reception
Gate 5, Normanby Road
Clayton VIC 3168

Perth, WA
Monday 21 May 2018
8:00am - 3.30pm (local time)
Technology Park
Seminar Room 1, 2 Brodie Hall Drive
Bentley, WA 6000

Kalgoorlie, WA
Wednesday 23 May 2018
8:00am - 3.30pm (local time)
WA School of Mines
Room 211, Building 703
Cassidy Street
Kalgoorlie, WA 6430

Brisbane, QLD
Tuesday 29 May 2018
8:00am - 3.30pm (local time)
61 Petrie Terrace
Brisbane, QLD 4000

Newcastle, NSW
Wednesday 30 May 2018
8:00am - 3.30pm (local time)
Newcastle Institute of Energy and Resources (NIER)
NIER Conference Room
Level 5, A Block
70 Vale Street
Shortland, NSW 2307

Wollongong, NSW
Thursday 31 May 2018
8:00am - 3.30pm (local time)
University of Wollongong
Innovation Campus
Room 116, Building 233 ITAMS
Wollongong, NSW 2522

This is a free event hosted by the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science Entrepreneurs' Programme in collaboration with METS Ignited.

This event is designed to benefit small and medium Australian businesses from the METS industry sector.

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