Online event: Bendigo Invention and Innovation Festival 2020

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La Trobe is proud to be a partner of this year’s virtual festival program featuring La Trobe academics across the disciplines.

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Monday 31 August 2020 until Friday 02 October 2020 (Add to calendar)
Presented by:
Bendigo Invention and Innovation Festival 2020
Type of Event:
Community Event; Public Lecture; Seminar/Workshop/Training; Public

La Trobe is proud to be a partner of this year’s Bendigo Invention and Innovation Festival – celebrating ten years of innovation and inventorship.  This year’s showcase celebrates ‘Optimism through innovation’ – featuring an inspirational series of September virtual events which promote innovative ways of doing business across all industry areas, bringing together start-ups, hubs, accelerators, universities such as La Trobe,  government,corporations; to celebrate and support the future of regional Australia.

La Trobe-featured sessions include:

Tuesday 1 September

An Immigrants Journey – Leading to Innovation - 4pm-5pm AEST
Radhika Arunkumar PhD - Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences

Thursday 3 September

Revolutionising industry through AR/VR and the Internet of Things - 10am-11am AEST
Associate Professor Simon Egerton - Computer Science and IT
Professor Wei Xiang - CISCO Chair of AI and IoT

Friday 4 September

International Women in STEAM Forum - 9.30am-11.30am AEST
Dr Donna Whelan - La Trobe Institute for Molecular Science

Bendigo Health Accelerator (BHx) PitchFest - 10am-12pm AEST
Featuring La Trobe Accelerator alumnus and Founder of Ampisafe

A Taste of Tomorrow - 12pm-1.30pm AEST
Dr Kim Johnson, Dr David Hoxley and Dr Susan McLeod - La Trobe Institute for Agriculture and Food

Tuesday 8 September

Festival of Failure destigmatising the notion of failure for entrepreneurs - 6pm-7.30pm AEST
Dr Alex Martiz - La Trobe Business School

Tuesday 15 September

Showcasing Innovation in Greater BendigoFraunhofer-Bendigo La Trobe partnership - 10am-11am AEST

Breakfast at Noon: conversations on innovation and change
La Trobe Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Wednesday 16 September

Seniorpreneurs:  Senior Entrepreneurship in Australia
La Trobe Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Visit the festival website for more information and to register.



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