Melissa Hurwitz (H2 Community Manager) and Toby Heap (H2 Founding Partner) are visiting from Sydney to talk about the upcoming Winter 2017 round of the H2 Ventures Accelerator (starting in August). Applications are now open and H2 Ventures are looking for up to 16 teams that are building products and services focused on the Fintech, Data and Artificial Intelligence spaces.
Melissa and Toby will give a brief overview of the H2 Accelerator and what you can expect from being a part of it. They will also talk about what they are looking for and finally will give some tips on how to give yourself the best chance of getting into the program.
12:30pm-12:45pm – Networking
12:45-1:00pm – Presentation
1:00-1:15pm – Q&A
1:15-1:30pm – Networking
About H2 Ventures
Since 2013, H2 Ventures has been reinventing financial services by bringing together talented entrepreneurs, investors, forward thinking established financial services organisations and other thought leaders in the world of technology enabled disruption.
We operate the H2 Accelerator, Australia's only dedicated fintech and data accelerator, with the vision of cultivating a critical mass of talented people to work on world changing ideas.
The H2 Ventures Accelerator Program runs for 20 weeks with 10-16 teams (typically 2-3 entrepreneurs per team) invited to join the Program in each intake. Successful teams are based in H2 Ventures Sydney offices for the duration of the Program.
We like startups in the financial services (fintech), insurance, realestate, cyber security, data and analytics, artificial intelligence and related fields. Companies H2 has helped grow include Stockspot, Equitise, Simply Wall St, Macrovue, HashChing, Spriggy, Deposits.org, Valiant Finance, Edstart, Birch Finance, Tapview, LoanDolphin, Dishme, DiviPay, Goodments, Inside Sherpa, Nod and Reji.
Applications are currently open for the fifth round of the Accelerator which will commence on the 1st of August, apply at https://h2.vc/accelerator