Mentor in the House – Stuart Hazell – Commercialisation

Mentor in the House – Stuart Hazell – Commercialisation

Come and get some advice and mentoring with experts from our community.

Book your spot here

Who is in the house?

Stuart Hazell – Commercialisation

Stuart is a Commercialisation Advisor with AusIndustry Entrepreneurs’ Infrastructure Program, working  innovation programme Accelerating Commercialisation and the Managing Director and Principal Consultant of Fusidium Pty Ltd. an independent consulting business servicing companies in Australia and overseas, with a focus on organisations within the life sciences (though not limited to).

 

Stuart has over 35 years experience in life science and biotechnology. This includes research, consulting and senior management roles in industry and academia where he was responsible for restructuring of manufacturing operations to achieve greater efficiency, development and setting of strategic objectives and restoration of company to profitable growth, capital raising, policy development and resource allocation.

 

Stuart maintains active involvement in the life sciences community. He was a former Board member of Research Australia, sat on the State committee of AusBiotech in Queensland and is currently on the Board of Life Sciences Queensland.

 

A few of the many topics that you could discuss with Stuart are:

State and Federal Government Funding and Grant Opportunities

Research & Development (R&D) Tax Incentives

General Business Ideas and Commercialisation

Expanding into International Markets

 

Please only book a timeslot for when you are confident you can be here.

Book your spot to make sure you don’t miss out. You can also just show up on the day and wait for next available time, but a spot cannot be guaranteed unless you book.

This is not a workshop, this is a one-to-one conversation about you & your business.
Please only book a timeslot for when you are confident you can be here.

Cost: FREE for Members of Canvas Coworking Inc.

Apply to become a Member

Book your one-on-one session here 

 

Mentor in the House sessions are available, thanks to the generosity of these experts in our community, who see the value in supporting up and coming entrepreneurs to make informed decisions during the hectic early stages of starting a new business.

By accessing their knowledge and experience, during a 30 minute personal conversation, you are able to get suggestions on how to prepare yourself for the next steps in your business development; which products, tools & techniques can help you move forward more smoothly and which services or platforms to access to save you time and money during these lean early days.

Each of our Mentors are available free of charge during this session. Future conversations or actions are then negotiated between you and the Mentor (Canvas Coworking is not involved with any future activity that results from a mentoring session, nor do we take any commission).

Startup Onramp – Information Session

Startup Onramp – Information Session

STARTUP ONRAMP INFORMATION SESSION

Learn about this 12 week course for new founders

(Delivered Online via Zoom, from Canvas Coworking)

Start something big.

Startup Onramp was created to encourage more people to become startup founders and to give them the knowledge, skills and connections they need to maximise their chances of success.

Following our previous success bringing Startup Onramp to the Darling Downs & Maranoa community, we are excited to announce that our next round will be commencing 25 November 2019

Join us on Monday 4 November 2019, at 7:30pm for an informative discussion about:

  • what Startup Onramp is
  • how it works
  • who would gain the most benefit from participatingThis is also an opportunity to ask any questions you may have about Startup Onramp.Join the Startup Onramp Information Session Zoom Meeting via  https://zoom.us/j/354771478 

    If you already know that you want to join the next cohort, you can book your spot now via https://canvascoworking.com.au/product/startup-onramp/

Mentor in the House – Stuart Hazell – Commercialisation

Mentor in the House – Stuart Hazell – Commercialisation

Come and get some advice and mentoring with experts from our community.

Book your spot here

Who is in the house?

Stuart Hazell – Commercialisation

Stuart is a Commercialisation Advisor with AusIndustry Entrepreneurs’ Infrastructure Program, working  innovation programme Accelerating Commercialisation and the Managing Director and Principal Consultant of Fusidium Pty Ltd. an independent consulting business servicing companies in Australia and overseas, with a focus on organisations within the life sciences (though not limited to).

 

Stuart has over 35 years experience in life science and biotechnology. This includes research, consulting and senior management roles in industry and academia where he was responsible for restructuring of manufacturing operations to achieve greater efficiency, development and setting of strategic objectives and restoration of company to profitable growth, capital raising, policy development and resource allocation.

 

Stuart maintains active involvement in the life sciences community. He was a former Board member of Research Australia, sat on the State committee of AusBiotech in Queensland and is currently on the Board of Life Sciences Queensland.

 

A few of the many topics that you could discuss with Stuart are:

State and Federal Government Funding and Grant Opportunities

Research & Development (R&D) Tax Incentives

General Business Ideas and Commercialisation

Expanding into International Markets

 

Please only book a timeslot for when you are confident you can be here.

Book your spot to make sure you don’t miss out. You can also just show up on the day and wait for next available time, but a spot cannot be guaranteed unless you book.

This is not a workshop, this is a one-to-one conversation about you & your business.
Please only book a timeslot for when you are confident you can be here.

Cost: FREE for Members of Canvas Coworking Inc.

Apply to become a Member

Book your one-on-one session here 

 

Mentor in the House sessions are available, thanks to the generosity of these experts in our community, who see the value in supporting up and coming entrepreneurs to make informed decisions during the hectic early stages of starting a new business.

By accessing their knowledge and experience, during a 30 minute personal conversation, you are able to get suggestions on how to prepare yourself for the next steps in your business development; which products, tools & techniques can help you move forward more smoothly and which services or platforms to access to save you time and money during these lean early days.

Each of our Mentors are available free of charge during this session. Future conversations or actions are then negotiated between you and the Mentor (Canvas Coworking is not involved with any future activity that results from a mentoring session, nor do we take any commission).

Mentor in the House – Stuart Hazell – Commercialisation

Mentor in the House – Stuart Hazell – Commercialisation

Come and get some advice and mentoring with experts from our community.

Book your spot here

Who is in the house?

Stuart Hazell – Commercialisation

Stuart is a Commercialisation Advisor with AusIndustry Entrepreneurs’ Infrastructure Program, working  innovation programme Accelerating Commercialisation and the Managing Director and Principal Consultant of Fusidium Pty Ltd. an independent consulting business servicing companies in Australia and overseas, with a focus on organisations within the life sciences (though not limited to).

 

Stuart has over 35 years experience in life science and biotechnology. This includes research, consulting and senior management roles in industry and academia where he was responsible for restructuring of manufacturing operations to achieve greater efficiency, development and setting of strategic objectives and restoration of company to profitable growth, capital raising, policy development and resource allocation.

 

Stuart maintains active involvement in the life sciences community. He was a former Board member of Research Australia, sat on the State committee of AusBiotech in Queensland and is currently on the Board of Life Sciences Queensland.

 

A few of the many topics that you could discuss with Stuart are:

State and Federal Government Funding and Grant Opportunities

Research & Development (R&D) Tax Incentives

General Business Ideas and Commercialisation

Expanding into International Markets

 

Please only book a timeslot for when you are confident you can be here.

Book your spot to make sure you don’t miss out. You can also just show up on the day and wait for next available time, but a spot cannot be guaranteed unless you book.

This is not a workshop, this is a one-to-one conversation about you & your business.
Please only book a timeslot for when you are confident you can be here.

Cost: FREE for Members of Canvas Coworking Inc.

Apply to become a Member

Book your one-on-one session here 

 

Mentor in the House sessions are available, thanks to the generosity of these experts in our community, who see the value in supporting up and coming entrepreneurs to make informed decisions during the hectic early stages of starting a new business.

By accessing their knowledge and experience, during a 30 minute personal conversation, you are able to get suggestions on how to prepare yourself for the next steps in your business development; which products, tools & techniques can help you move forward more smoothly and which services or platforms to access to save you time and money during these lean early days.

Each of our Mentors are available free of charge during this session. Future conversations or actions are then negotiated between you and the Mentor (Canvas Coworking is not involved with any future activity that results from a mentoring session, nor do we take any commission).

Mentor in the House – Stuart Hazell – Commercialisation

Mentor in the House – Stuart Hazell – Commercialisation

Come and get some advice and mentoring with experts from our community.

Book your spot here

Who is in the house?

Stuart Hazell – Commercialisation

Stuart is a Commercialisation Advisor with AusIndustry Entrepreneurs’ Infrastructure Program, working  innovation programme Accelerating Commercialisation and the Managing Director and Principal Consultant of Fusidium Pty Ltd. an independent consulting business servicing companies in Australia and overseas, with a focus on organisations within the life sciences (though not limited to).

 

Stuart has over 35 years experience in life science and biotechnology. This includes research, consulting and senior management roles in industry and academia where he was responsible for restructuring of manufacturing operations to achieve greater efficiency, development and setting of strategic objectives and restoration of company to profitable growth, capital raising, policy development and resource allocation.

 

Stuart maintains active involvement in the life sciences community. He was a former Board member of Research Australia, sat on the State committee of AusBiotech in Queensland and is currently on the Board of Life Sciences Queensland.

 

A few of the many topics that you could discuss with Stuart are:

State and Federal Government Funding and Grant Opportunities

Research & Development (R&D) Tax Incentives

General Business Ideas and Commercialisation

Expanding into International Markets

 

Please only book a timeslot for when you are confident you can be here.

Book your spot to make sure you don’t miss out. You can also just show up on the day and wait for next available time, but a spot cannot be guaranteed unless you book.

This is not a workshop, this is a one-to-one conversation about you & your business.
Please only book a timeslot for when you are confident you can be here.

Cost: FREE for Members of Canvas Coworking Inc.

Apply to become a Member

Book your one-on-one session here 

 

Mentor in the House sessions are available, thanks to the generosity of these experts in our community, who see the value in supporting up and coming entrepreneurs to make informed decisions during the hectic early stages of starting a new business.

By accessing their knowledge and experience, during a 30 minute personal conversation, you are able to get suggestions on how to prepare yourself for the next steps in your business development; which products, tools & techniques can help you move forward more smoothly and which services or platforms to access to save you time and money during these lean early days.

Each of our Mentors are available free of charge during this session. Future conversations or actions are then negotiated between you and the Mentor (Canvas Coworking is not involved with any future activity that results from a mentoring session, nor do we take any commission).

Food & Ag Bootcamp

Food & Ag Bootcamp

Food & Ag Bootcamp

 

The opportunity in the food space is changing all the time with new innovations and startup companies launching and successfully taking on the big incumbents. When you are big you find it hard to change direction. As a startup, you are agile and can react to consumer changes in the market.

Through this 8 week bootcamp, participants will join in on topics like mindset, strategy, commercialisation, validation and learning how to articulate or pitch their ideas. One of the most valuable benefits of the bootcamp is the 6 x one on one mentoring sessions you will receive with Jeff from Darling Fresh.  

 

Is this Food & Ag Bootcamp for you?

Are you an existing company with a new idea or innovation?

Do you want to add value to the Ag Business?

Are you a Startup Business with a new idea?

 

What you will you learn during the 8 weeks?

Week 1

Mindset – Are you on the bus! Why do you want to do a food startup?

Week 2

Strategy – You see a problem worth solving so lets make a plan

Week 3

Ideation – Your idea could change the world so lets do some testing and find out

Week 4

Validation – Ideas are nothing. Execution is everything – Lets do an MVP

Week 5

The art of the pivot or perseverance. Iteration and finding product market fit

Week 6

Commercialisation – Now you can create a financially viable product or service

Week 7

Talking about it – Your message, brand, how to pitch your startup to an audience

Week 8

Demo day – Pitch presentation and celebration of your journey so far

When: This bootcamp starts on Thursday 25 July and occurs every Thursday for 8 weeks (finishes Thursday 12 September 2019)

From: 6:00pm – 8:30pm

Where: Canvas Coworking Inc.

Join the Bootcamp, learn the process and get weekly 1 on 1 mentoring with Darling Fresh Principle Jeff Schultheiss.

Click Here To Sign Up

The bootcamp is being supported by the Advancing Regional Innovation Programs Darling Downs & Maranoa partners Food Leaders Australia & TSBE and so the usual cost of attending has been slashed in half.

Mentor in the House – Stuart Hazell – Commercialisation

Mentor in the House – Stuart Hazell – Commercialisation

Come and get some advice and mentoring with experts from our community.

Book your spot here

Who is in the house?

Stuart Hazell – Commercialisation

Stuart is a Commercialisation Advisor with AusIndustry Entrepreneurs’ Infrastructure Program, working  innovation programme Accelerating Commercialisation and the Managing Director and Principal Consultant of Fusidium Pty Ltd. an independent consulting business servicing companies in Australia and overseas, with a focus on organisations within the life sciences (though not limited to).

 

Stuart has over 35 years experience in life science and biotechnology. This includes research, consulting and senior management roles in industry and academia where he was responsible for restructuring of manufacturing operations to achieve greater efficiency, development and setting of strategic objectives and restoration of company to profitable growth, capital raising, policy development and resource allocation.

 

Stuart maintains active involvement in the life sciences community. He was a former Board member of Research Australia, sat on the State committee of AusBiotech in Queensland and is currently on the Board of Life Sciences Queensland.

 

A few of the many topics that you could discuss with Stuart are:

State and Federal Government Funding and Grant Opportunities

Research & Development (R&D) Tax Incentives

General Business Ideas and Commercialisation

Expanding into International Markets

 

Please only book a timeslot for when you are confident you can be here.

Book your spot to make sure you don’t miss out. You can also just show up on the day and wait for next available time, but a spot cannot be guaranteed unless you book.

This is not a workshop, this is a one-to-one conversation about you & your business.
Please only book a timeslot for when you are confident you can be here.

Cost: FREE for Members of Canvas Coworking Inc.

Apply to become a Member

Book your one-on-one session here 

 

Mentor in the House sessions are available, thanks to the generosity of these experts in our community, who see the value in supporting up and coming entrepreneurs to make informed decisions during the hectic early stages of starting a new business.

By accessing their knowledge and experience, during a 30 minute personal conversation, you are able to get suggestions on how to prepare yourself for the next steps in your business development; which products, tools & techniques can help you move forward more smoothly and which services or platforms to access to save you time and money during these lean early days.

Each of our Mentors are available free of charge during this session. Future conversations or actions are then negotiated between you and the Mentor (Canvas Coworking is not involved with any future activity that results from a mentoring session, nor do we take any commission).

Startup Onramp – Information Session

Startup Onramp – Information Session

STARTUP ONRAMP – 12 week course for new founders

(Delivered Online via Zoom, from Canvas Coworking)

Start something big.

Startup Onramp was created to encourage more people to become startup founders and to give them the knowledge, skills and connections they need to maximise their chances of success.

Following our previous success bringing Startup Onramp to the Darling Downs & Maranoa community, we are excited to announce that our next round will be commencing 20 May 2019

Join us on Monday 15 April 2019, at 7:30pm for an informative discussion about:

  • what Startup Onramp is
  • how it works
  • who would gain the most benefit from participating

    This is also an opportunity to ask any questions you may have about Startup Onramp.

    Join the Startup Onramp Information Session Zoom Meeting via
    https://zoom.us/j/684270019

    If you already know that you want to join the next cohort, you can book your spot now via https://canvascoworking.com.au/product/startup-onramp/

METS Innovation Regional Accelerator – Darling Downs

METS Innovation Regional Accelerator – Darling Downs

MIRA Darling Downs is a pre-accelerator intended to help SMEs Scaleups and Startups improve and accelerate their commercial outcomes including their ability to compete, gain traction in the market with their solutions and establish robust and sustainable businesses.

We are seeking regional innovators, at either SMEs, Scaleup or Startup stage to take part in a six week program. MIRA Darling Downs will focus on the key elements of identifying and addressing business capability gaps, as well as less formal coaching and mentoring from qualified and experienced partners from industry.

Program Schedule

The program will run for 1 day per week, for 6 weeks and include time for participant coaching/mentoring on the same day as the session.

Accelerator: Group Workshops

  • Occuring on Tuesdays weekly
  • Commencing 19 March 2019 for 6 weeks – in person at Canvas Coworking,

9am-12pm: Group ‘workshop’ session

12pm-2pm: Lunch 2pm-5pm: Pitch practice AND Individual coaching/mentoring with ‘expert/s’ AND Accountability ‘setting & reviewing activity’ with Program Facilitator (each team, on rotation)

Accelerator: Team Accountability

  • Occuring on Fridays weekly
  • Commencing 22 March 2019 for 6 weeks In person or via Zoom

Activity debrief with Program Facilitator (30 mins per team)

 

Participants are encouraged to work from Canvas Coworking on a daily basis as appropriate, with access to a Hot Desk included in the program. Semi-private offices are available if required for an additional fee (payable by the participant). Working onsite will provide access to others in the coworking community, other skill building workshops, mentors and support as required.

 

Pitch / Graduation Day Event

On Tuesday 30 April 2019 Each team will have 5 minutes to deliver their pitch to the audience, which will include specially invited guests from the METS, Energy & Resources sector, along with members of the public. A panel of selected Community and Industry Stakeholders will have 5 minutes to ask questions following each pitch.

 

Program Content

As the cohort of participants has not yet been finalised, the program content is still flexible, as we want to ensure that the program delivers as much value as possible to each participant. Therefore, the following is a suggestion of the workshop topics that will be delivered each week.

Week 1 – 19 March 2019

  • Overview of program objectives
  • Useful Tools & Resources
  • Problem-Customer validation

Week 2 – 26 March 2019

  • Networking skills
  • Product/Market fit
  • Prototype development

Week 3 – 2 April 2019

  • Business models
  • Financial considerations
  • Pipeline development

Week 4 – 9 April 2019

  • Legal considerations
  • Negotiating
  • Raising capital

Week 5 – 17 April 2019

  • Systems and processes
  • Brand development
  • Marketing and Communications

Week 6 – 23 April 2019

  • Pitch practice

Conclusion – 30 April 2019

  • Pitch presentation
  • Graduation celebration

Mentors / Facilitators

General business skills, behaviour and pitch coaching will be conducted by Joy Taylor and David Masefield from Startup Toowoomba, with specialists introduced as required.

Specialised Business mentors will be available via Canvas Coworking’s ‘Mentor in the House’ providers:

  • Accounting: Mick Harding from McConachie Stedman
  • Accountants Legal: Peta Gray from Enterprise Legal
  • Intellectual Property/Trademarks/Patents: Dallas Gibb from IP
  • Active Design & Branding: Leisa Clark from Retrohex
  • Commercialisation: Stuart Hazell from Accelerating Commercialisation

Specialised Industry mentors will be arranged with leading companies in the sectors relevant to the participants Participants will be introduced to local businesses who specialise in several of the topics noted above, who can provide expert advice and/or outsourcing of services if required, such as:

  • Website Developer
  • Marketing Specialist
  • Australia Post
  • Bookkeeper
  • Public Speaking Coach

To Apply:

Book your spot
If you have any questions, or want to arrange a payment plan, contact Joy on 0407584987

 

Delivered by:

Joy Taylor and David Masefield from Orior Jam

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