Audacious Awards Evening - Students Starting Up!
Sep
27
5:30 PM17:30

Audacious Awards Evening - Students Starting Up!

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The Awards Evening is a celebration of all participants, a showcase of the winners of the Audacious Challenge, and acknowledgement of the students and businesses of the Audacious Programme 2018.

This will be held on the 27th of Septemberat the Otago Business School ground floor from 5.30pm – 7.30pm.

PLEASE RSVP

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Petridish: Become a better Leader, Communicator and Build Stronger Relationships
Sep
29
10:00 AM10:00

Petridish: Become a better Leader, Communicator and Build Stronger Relationships

Come to our hands-on fun and engaging workshop to discover the four basic personality styles and how the styles blend, clash and interact with others.
You will identify your own style, participate in individual and group activities and learn how to communicate better and appreciate the unique strengths and differences of others.

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OCoC: Bullying, Racism and Sexual Harassment
Sep
20
12:00 PM12:00

OCoC: Bullying, Racism and Sexual Harassment

OCOC EVENT PLEASE RSVP HERE

As an employer, you must promote and provide a safe, healthy, respectful and fair work environment. Unfortunately, bullying, racism and sexual harassment claims are on the rise in many workplaces. It is a health and safety risk which needs to be appropriately addressed. Allegations of this type can be damaging to all parties involved as well as the reputation of your business.

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Chiasma Dunedin Synapse
Sep
18
6:00 PM18:00

Chiasma Dunedin Synapse

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Join the team from Chiasma Dunedin as we bring you Synapse2018. #thefutureisSTEM - RSVP HERE

We have searched high and low to find an incredible line up of businesses from the STEM industry to make Synapse the capstone event it is. An epic night filled with inspiring speakers, panel Q&A, networking and as always, there will be no shortage of fabulous food and drinks.

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FoundX and Startup Showcase September
Sep
11
5:30 PM17:30

FoundX and Startup Showcase September

In our September FoundX hear from Jonny Mirkin Founder and CEO of nomos one, hosted at the amazing Petridish Shared Office Space.

Jonny is the founder and CEO of SAAS technology startup; Nomos One.

Since 2012, the company has grown to over 100 people, and now works with clients like Spark, AMP, Genesis Energy and Mitre 10, who rely on the software daily to manage large corporate lease and asset portfolios.

Jonny is passionate about technology and how it can be used to transform dated business practices and industries. Hear about his tech startup journey, and his vision for the local startup ecosystem.

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Petridish: Presentology Session with John Quinn!
Sep
8
1:00 PM13:00

Petridish: Presentology Session with John Quinn!

FROM PETRIDISH - Please RSVP here

"Following the success of our Creative Dish Event last month, we are extending John's training for a 4 hour session! 

We are extremely lucky to have John Quinn from AudienceAlive come back for us and share his knowledge and a SUPER reduced price! He is a Presentation Specialist, and teaches Presentation Training, Audience Interaction and Event Apps…

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DunedinTech'18 Conference By Code Craft Dunedin
Aug
31
2:00 PM14:00

DunedinTech'18 Conference By Code Craft Dunedin

A short, general, IT conference in Dunedin as part of Techweek 2018 is being worked on.

As members of the CodeCraft group we can help make this happen. The great unknown in organising something like this is whether people will turn up and in what numbers. So this meetup has very few details (on purpose) but, using the RSVP feature, you can indicate your support for the idea early which will be immensely helpful.

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Get Your Unfair Advantage In Business
Aug
22
12:30 PM12:30

Get Your Unfair Advantage In Business

How valuable would it be to quickly understand the tendencies of the person you are talking to, what makes them tick, how they prefer to be communicated with, and how they communicate themselves? 

In business and in all communications the quicker you can do this, the quicker you can get inside the mind of the person you are talking to, the faster you can build rapport, build trust, build confidence, and build relationships.

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Young Enterprise Marketplace Evening
Aug
21
5:00 PM17:00

Young Enterprise Marketplace Evening

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One of the ways the Chamber contributes to a positive future for business in Otago is by co-ordinating the Lion Foundation Young Enterprise Scheme (YES).

The YES programme has been refreshed for 2018! The updated programme takes students through a series of entrepreneurial experiences to help develop 21st century skills in real-world situations by working to their strengths.

Regional Coordinators Sarah Rickerby and Cara Bradley invite you to join us on Tuesday 21 August at 5pm for the Young Enterprise Marketplace at the Chamber.

This event will allow all YES teams to showcase their products and businesses to the community. The evening also offers a great opportunity for the students to increase their sales for the year. 

The students will be excited to receive real world feedback and support of their products and there will  be a People’s Choice prize up for grabs for the teams based on the votes of all those that attend.

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OCoC: KEEP UP with Vodafone 2018 Tech Series
Aug
17
11:00 AM11:00

OCoC: KEEP UP with Vodafone 2018 Tech Series

The Chamber invites you to join our resident expert from Vodafone Ajay Kumar-Parmar  for our Keep up with Vodafone Tech Series 2018 taking place at Innov8 HQ.

Ajay will be presenting on Digital Scammers, and will take look into the world of phone scams and email phishing to help businesses identify and mitigate the associated risks.

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Startup Dunedin presents CO.STARTERS (Cohort 2)
Aug
16
6:00 PM18:00

Startup Dunedin presents CO.STARTERS (Cohort 2)

Co.Starters is an action-driven, collaborative, nine week programme that equips aspiring entrepreneurs with the insights, relationships, and tools needed to turn business ideas into action. The process is run with a small and supportive group of like-minded people led by an experienced entrepreneur at the Distiller.

Contact hello@startupdunedin.nz

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Firebrand: Shopify Meetup
Aug
7
5:15 PM17:15

Firebrand: Shopify Meetup

There’s no doubt the internet is a supermarket of choices. There are many things that influence our digital experiences and decision making, good and bad. So what are they? How can we tell better digital stories, influence decisions and create better customer journeys? 

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Audacious Launch Event
Aug
1
5:30 PM17:30

Audacious Launch Event

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Audacious is about nurturing the entrepreneurial spirit in Dunedin students. It is not about 'audacious ideas', it is about being audacious by taking up the challenge of starting a business.

We invite students and members of this business community to the opening evening for Semester 2. This will be held on the 31st July in the Commerce Building ground floor. RSVP via this event. 

STUDENTS: Sign up for the Semester 2 2018 programme HERE: https://goo.gl/forms/WwquIzQNMxJyySyo1

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Innov8HQ: Resilience in Entrepreneurship - Live Q & A Sessions
Aug
1
11:00 AM11:00

Innov8HQ: Resilience in Entrepreneurship - Live Q & A Sessions

Innov8HQ’s Kia Kaha Business Toolkit, bringing together a fabulous line-up of Industry pro's to support daily questions, challenges us wonderful humans face when starting, running & scaling up a business. Here's your chance to jump on and ask any questions you have - it's treated like a "Cuddle Huddle", so it's a safe place to present anything you need help with? Sound good, it will be - collaboration to support an action plan for you!

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Chiasma and PetriDish: Students + Start Ups
Jul
31
5:15 PM17:15

Chiasma and PetriDish: Students + Start Ups

Get your networking jazz on or just come for the nibbles, the space and the amazing speaker we have lined up. We’ll hear an awesome local tell the story of how he led a successful kickstarter campaign to get a local chocolate factory into the Cadbury space.. and they are doing just that!

We’ll finish off the night chatting with all the young business leaders joining us, gaining valuable insights and advice into how they got where they are today.

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OCoC: Creating Compelling Content
Jul
30
9:00 AM09:00

OCoC: Creating Compelling Content

Photography and Videography on your Smartphone 

The internet is becoming an ever more visual experience. It is no longer enough to have interesting content; it has to look good too. We know pages of uninterrupted text are a turn off, but so is bad photography. Unfortunately, there is way too much of it. It need not be this way.

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