We’re pleased to announce our next event with a special format for Spring!
Join Australian Consul General, Richard Leather, the Australian Trade Commission, and Down Under New York, at the Australian Consulate-General on Wednesday, 16 April for drinks and networking.
Founder of The Fetch, Kate Kendall, will moderate a panel discussion on Australians in the New York tech community.
Topics will include the benefits of being in New York, the best ways to get plugged into the ecosystem including investors who are active, and the assistance available from local and global partners, and government.
The panel discussion and Q&A will feature:
– Nikki Durkin, Founder of 99dresses and YC alum
– Joe Nguyen, Founder of dishcovery, iOS Engineer at Hollerback (Techstars)
– Sri Swaminathan, Assistant Director at the New York City Economic Development Corporation
– Kelly Sims, Investment Commissioner for the Australian Trade Commission New York
The format will be a 30-minute panel followed by 15-minute Q&A with the community.
Arrive from 6.30pm for a hard start at 7.15pm and 8.30pm conclusion.
Location: Australian Consulate-General,150 East 42nd Street, Floor 34 in the Monash Room
Follow @DUNY and @AustradeUSA for more updates.
Cheers and see you then!
P.S. Please make sure you RSVP for this Meetup as registration and photo ID is necessary for entry through security.
P.P.S. This conversation will be 'off the record' – if you're a journalist attending, please request quotes or interviews afterwards.