The one Spark Festival event every aspiring founder needs to see: picking the right accelerator for your startup

- October 19, 2021 2 MIN READ
UTS Director of Entrepreneurships Murray Hurps. Photo: Guy Degen
Australia now has more tech accelerators than a Tesla Gigafactory.

But if you’re a founder thinking about joining one, how to you choose the right match in the startup sector’s version of Married At First Site.

Even finding out about them takes tons of research before you drill down into the details of what’s on offer and then check out  “the vibe”.

So here’s a chance to figure out the best options courtesy of The Spark Festival. Members of the Aussie Accelerator Network are coming together for what promises to be a  Spark Festival program highlight.

The Aussie Accelerators Massive Reverse Pitch is on this Wednesday, October 20, at 6pm.

The tables have been turned on more than 20 local accelerators, who’ll pitch their programs to founders

Each one will have 90 seconds to let you know what’s so great about their program, and the kinds of startups they are looking for.

Spark Festival director Maxine Sherrin says they’re a competitive bunch, so you can expect some playful competition and a fun evening.

From university-based accelerators to some of the most famed global programs, here’s who you can expect to hear from:

Book to be a part of the Aussie Accelerators Massive Reverse Pitch here.

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