Beyond the Shark Tank - PR and Media for Startups

In this session, we'll explore the PR and media landscape available to startup companies and explore some of the world-class best practices being adopted by successful startups.


Date: Wednesay 5 September, 5.30pm - 9.30pm, ICC

Intro to Startup Scene Adelaide

This event is designed to help new startups become quickly acquainted with the Adelaide startup scene. Get connected to a community that only has two degrees of separation and learn how the ICC fits within the ecosystem.


Date: Tuesday 4 Septemnber, 12.00pm - 1.00pm, ICC

SCOUT 2018

In 2017, some of South Australia's best startup companies looking to hire talent, pitched in front of eager students looking to grow their careers.

Bigger and better in 2018, SCOUT is back at the ICC's new location at UniSA's Cancer Research Institute allowing a larger group of students to meet potential employers.

More info here.

Date: Wednesday 12 September, 4.00pm.


Watch this space.

Date: Monday 26 November

Past events

Hybrid World Adelaide

The ICC is supporting and hosting Hybrid World Adelaide's Lab on July 20 & 21. The two day mentoring and pitching workshop is for new projects, products and plans that use digital technology to solve real world problems.

The finalists from the Ignite SA Preserve Challenge will also pitch their idea during the Hybridge World Conference. More information can be found here.

Date: 20-21 July (Lab), Monday 23 (Ignite SA pitches)

Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Symposium

Date: Monday & Tuesday, 9 - 10 July 2018


Date: Friday-Saturday 25-26 May 2018

Ignite SA Gigabit Challenge: Preserve Reverse Pitch

Date: Wednesday, 2 May 2018

Expert Session with Professor Eleanor Hamilton 

Date: Tuesday, 20 March 2018

Industry Talk by Prof. Charles Spence: Emerging Food and Wine Research

Date: Tuesday, 21 November 2017

SCOUT 2017

Date: Tuesday, 17 October 2017

The Marshmallow Challenge 

Date: Tuesday, 3 October 2017

Founder Talk on Smart Cities

Date: Tuesday, 3 October 2017

Ignite SA Launch

Date: Tuesday, 3 October 2017

Founder Talk on Resilience 

Date: Monday, 18 September 2017

Venture Catalyst Awards Night 2017

Date: Wednesday, 13 September 2017

Student to Entreprenuer: The Weekend Event

Date: Saturday, 5 and Sunday 6, August 2017


Date: Friday, 28, Saturday, 29 and Sunday, 30 July 2017

F*&kUp Nights Adelaide

Date: Thursday, 13 July 2017

Start Smart Series - Business Planning

Date: Thursday, 13 July 2017

Start Smart Series - Corporate Structure for Startups

Date: Wednesday, 14 June 2017

Founder Talk on Opportunities in Cyber Security with Mohan Koo (Dtex Systems) Craig Davies (ex- Atlassian and CEO of ACSN)

Date: Tuesday, 29 May 2017

Venture Catalyst Information Session

Date: Tuesday, 9 May 2017

Founder Talk on Growing a Company Using Social Media with Vinomofo & Go Direct Mini Bus

Date: Friday, 24 February 2017

Start Smart Series - Are you investment ready?

Date: Friday, 17 February 2017

Startup Weekend Adelaide

Date: Friday, 10, Saturday, 11 and Sunday 12, February 2017

Founder Talk on What Investors Look For with Brad Feld & David Cohen (Techstars)

Date: Wednesday, 25 January 2017

Venture Catalyst Awards Ceremony/ICC's 1st Birthday Celebration

Date: Thursday, 8 December 2016

Founder Talk on How to Scale with John Herlihy

Date: Friday, 18 November 2016

Legal Issues for Startups - The Top Tips

Date: Tuesday, 15 November 2016

Virtual Reality - Seeing the Possibilities 

Date: Thursday, 27 October 2016

Innovation Box - Open State

Date: Monday, 24 October 2016

Business Planning for Startups

Date: Tuesday, 18 October 2016

Venture Catalyst Information Evening 

Date: Thursday, 8 September 2016

Chinese Business Culture 

Date: Thursday, 1 September 2016

Business & Market Strategies for China

Date: Thursday, 1 September 2016


Date: Friday, 29, Saturday, 30 and Sunday 31 July 2016

Social Media is NOT Digital Marketing

Date: Wednesday, 6 July 2016

Branding your Business for Growth

Date: Friday, 10 June 2016

Identifying Innovation in your Business

Date: Tuesday, 10 May 2016


Date: Thursday, 5 May 2016

Intellectual Property - What you actually need to know

Date: Tuesday, 12 April 2016