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Working Together for Innovation - What Corporates and Startups need to know

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Freelancer Limited

680 George Street

Sydney, NSW 2000

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Brought to you in partnership with our sponsors at CoVentured, Join us for a fireside chat with Slingshot CEO, Karen Lawson.

Topics to include:

- what are the challenges of startups and corporates working together?
- What are corporates looking for?
- what NOT to do
- what to expect (if you are a startup..)

About Karen:

Karen Lawson took on the CEO position at Slingshot after five months working as the Head of Innovation for its corporate scaleup program. Under her leadership the company has worked with some of Australia’s biggest corporates, including Qantas, Lion Group, Seek and HCF. Lawson also spearheaded the launch of a new Slingshot platform to connect corporates with startups and scaleups called CoVentured.

The former CEO of online job marketplace CareerOne, she has over a decade of experience working in executive roles within Australia’s technology sector. She played a key role in the reinvention of CareerOne from a job board into a broader technology business by partnering with startups to deliver shareholder value. Prior to CareerOne she worked as Yahoo!7’s General Manager of Business development and partnerships, leading several of the company’s experimental new media and technology endeavours.

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6pm - Food, Drinks, and networking
7pm - Fireside chat hosted my Cheryl Mack (Head of StartCon)
7.40pm - Audience Q&A
8pm - more drinks and networking

This promises to be a great event covering all the things you should need to know about working as corporate or startup innovators.

A free event, but spaces are limited!

See you there :)

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