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The Spark Festival kicks off today: here’s what you need to know

- October 12, 2020 4 MIN READ

The first ever online Spark Festival is open for business. Spark Festival is an independent, grassroots festival whose mission is to drive prosperity for all Australians via the growth of thriving new economy businesses. Since 2016 we’ve celebrated entrepreneurship everywhere, bringing people and organisations of the startup world together to imagine and create new, exciting, valuable,… Read more »

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University of Sydney to host Australia’s first ever pitch event for medicinal cannabis technology

- October 5, 2016 3 MIN READ

As part of the 2016 Spark Festival- a nine-day celebration of startup culture, the University of Sydney is set to host Australia’s first ever pitch event for medical cannabis technology. The pitch event, named Seedlings will discuss the combined regulatory, technological and logistical challenges the emerging cannabis industry faces in Australia.