The Future of SydStart -

Originally posted on SydStart:
Something significant happened today. You will have to read all the way down to get the full picture, it is not a short story. Firstly Some Thanks To all the wonderful friends, family and community supporters over the past 6 years, you know who you are. Thank you so much. The…

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New SydStart Coworking Space – Progress Update and Photos – Week One

Pete (@pc0):

StartSoc is taking precommitments for this new space in the centre of Sydney central business district.

Originally posted on SydStart:

One Week Later

It has been less than week since the ‘in-principle’ decision to proceed with creating a new coworking space as a permanent home for SydStart and you the community too.

Five main differentiators -

  • excellent transport
  • remarkable pricing
  • just for tech startups
  • critical mass of community for scale and ‘gravity’
  • loads of ‘micro communities of interest’ for accelerated peer learning

In the spirit of transparency and sharing our journey with you all this is what has happened so far.

Overall

First and foremost we have a short listed front runner office space at 234 Sussex St for 1,000 sqm plus outdoor space and have commenced detailed planning. Photos above and below. Signup and you can come to the inspection tomorrow at 4pm.

Wonderful response from people across the startup ecosystem including other coworking spaces.

Spoke informally to a bunch of people on Thursday at Tech23 and the response to the

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UK Prime Minister Holds First Ever Startup Pitch At Number 10 Downing Street

Originally posted on TechCrunch:
UK Prime Minister David Cameron played host to the first ever tech startup pitch event on a hot summer day at his residence yesterday, entertaining 10 high-growth tech companies, venture capitalists and angel investors. This was the equivalent of holding a pitch event at The White House. Despite its name, the “Pitch…

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