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Week 7—13
May 2018

MKW18 7—13 May

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Startup Breakfast: Australian Made Has a New Heartbeat

Startups - Networking

Event Details

Can we manufacture a new era of Australian Made?

It’s time to make the homegrown Australian Made brand into something global. The markets of the world are changing, and Melbourne is at the centre of Australian engineering, IT, medical research and design. Now is the perfect chance to breathe new life into Australian Made. This talk will ask why and how world markets are changing and what this means for local creators.

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Speaker Info

Holger Dielenberg

Holger Dielenberg is the Founder and Director of Space Tank and has grown the business to be Australia’s first high end makerspace and product development incubator for startups. Holger delivers presentations on industry collaboration and infrastructure support for product startups: EDA conference, business networking events, Creative Industries Engagement Forum, Melbourne Knowledge Week, IMAP Urban Manufacturing Project and more.

Philippe Guichard

Philippe Guichard is an award-winning, international industrial designer with over 25 years of experience in the industry. He has launched numerous successful products – a feat helped by his background in mechanical engineering. In 2013 he founded his Melbourne design studio, D2 Design and Development. Philippe is also the founder of Cablestop, a cable management device, which was successfully funded on Kickstarter. Overall, Philippe’s design have helped reached over $200Millions in sales.

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