What we're about

Morning Startup - Perth - where people talk about startups.

If you're involved in a startup, or thinking about starting one, chances are you can learn from others that are doing and thinking the same.

Morning Startup is a fortnightly morning catchup where founders, potential entrepreneurs and others in the startup community (VCs and Angels welcome) get together to learn something interesting, get feedback on idea, vent frustrations, and meet some new friends in the game. We look forward to seeing you there!

You can contact the organisers either by sending a message through this meetup group, or via:

• contact@morningstartup.com

http://slack.morningstartup.com

http://twitter.com/morningstartup

http://facebook.com/morningstartup

Here are some principles that govern how we make decisions about the group, member communications, and other fun stuff. Have something you'd like to share with our members? Read these principles first.

AWS Sponsorship

Start Building on AWS Today

Whether you're looking for compute power, database storage, content delivery, or other functionality, AWS has the services to help you build sophisticated applications with increased flexibility, scalability and reliability.

Get Started Today (https://aws.amazon.com/free/?sc_icampaign=acq_aws_takeover-1st-visit-free-tier&sc_ichannel=ha&sc_icontent=awssm-evergreen-1st-visit&sc_iplace=hero&trk=ha_awssm-evergreen-1st-visit&all-free-tier.sort-by=item.additionalFields.SortRank&all-free-tier.sort-order=asc)

AWS Activate helps startup founders take their business to the next level. Whether you’re a tech or non-tech founder, AWS Activate is offering up to $100,000 in credits to build and scale your business. From tools to training, the program has all the information to optimize your performance and maintain costs for startups with, or without funding. Choose the best package for your startup – Apply Now (https://amzn.to/32xu38v)!

Upcoming events (4+)

Pitch your startup!

Needs a location

Pitch practice is on again! We're giving you, the upcoming new startups of Perth, a chance to practice your pitch in front of the non-intimidating and supportive Morning Startup audience.

Why pitch?
Because communicating what your startup is about is an essential skill that only gets better with practice. Every pitch will teach you something about the way you tell your story, allowing you to refine it so it has an even bigger impact on the next audience.

This is a great opportunity to get some practice under your belt in a casual, friendly atmosphere.

If you're reading this thinking "I should do it, but it's totally out of my comfort zone", then email us now ([masked]) before you give yourself another excuse not to!

The plan
Each startup gets exactly three minutes to pitch and two minutes to answer questions from the audience.

Only three minutes? WTF?!
Yeah, that's right. Being able to communicate your startup's value in under three minutes is a handy skill to practice. Three minutes prevents waffling, keeps the audience listening, and gives more people the opportunity to have a go!

You need a short, succinct pitch that clearly communicates:

  1. The problem you're solving.
  2. Who the customer is.
  3. Why your startup is unique.
  4. Can it be copied? Does it stand out? Is it interesting in some way?
  5. The market opportunity.
  6. How you are going to market/sell.
  7. Call to action. Are you looking for investment, co-founders, talent, advice?

Here's a good resource to help nail down a succinct pitch:
https://seedproof.com/seedpitch/

Register to pitch
Spaces are limited, so if you're interested in pitching, email us ASAP at [masked]. Include your contact details and a quick description of your startup and we'll be in touch!

You must be available to pitch in person at Riff (45 St Georges Tce, Perth) between 7:30 am and 9:00 am on Wednesday August 17th.

Note: We're looking for innovative, early-stage startups or ideas. Do not apply to pitch a traditional service/business such as a business/life coach, marketing agency, accounting firm etc.

Register to watch
If you just want to come to watch the pitches and hopefully participate in Q&A, simply hit the "I'm Going" button to RSVP. See you there!

Sponsors:
Thanks to Ammo Marketing (ammo.marketing), and Beacham Group (beachamgroup.com) for their support of Morning Startup and the Perth startup community! If you need help with marketing and growth or hiring awesome people check them out and tell them Morning Startup sent you!

1
Morning Startup at Spacecubed, Perth

Needs a location

Grab yourself a coffee and come and watch an interesting presentation and talk to some interesting people from in and around the startup scene.

Sponsors:

Thanks to Ammo Marketing (ammo.marketing), and Beacham Group (beachamgroup.com) for their support of Morning Startup and the Perth startup community! If you need help with marketing and growth or hiring awesome people check them out and tell them Morning Startup sent you!

Founder Sundowner

Needs a location

Calling all startup founders!

On the first Wednesday of each month, let's get together for a tasty beverage or two, celebrate and/or commiserate the month that was, and share plans and ideas for the month yet to be!

You might even meet your future Co-founder, Lead Programmer, or Chief Ninja of Ideation and Crypto Research.

As Elon Musk could have once said, "All my success is due to drinking with other startup founders as often as possible".

This is a very casual, monthly, after-work event, in addition to our fortnightly Morning Startup meetups at Spacecubed. So if you're not a morning person, this is for you!

There will be no speakers or formalities. Just a bunch of startups, in a pub, having fun, and learning from each other.

We may or may not have sponsors, so make sure you save up ahead of time to cover the cost of your own exotic cocktails and Perth-priced-drinks.

(If your company is interested in putting on a bar tab or buying a pizza or two, in exchange for exposure to the Perth Startup Community through our extensive member list, let's talk! [masked] )

To find us, ask the bar staff for the Founder Sundowner table and they'll point you in the right direction.

Look forward to seeing you there!

Sponsors:

Thanks to Ammo Marketing (ammo.marketing), and Beacham Group (beachamgroup.com) for their support of Morning Startup and the Perth startup community! If you need help with marketing and growth or hiring awesome people check them out and tell them Morning Startup sent you!

Morning Startup at Spacecubed, Perth

Needs a location

Grab yourself a coffee and come and watch an interesting presentation and talk to some interesting people from in and around the startup scene.

Sponsors:

Thanks to Ammo Marketing (ammo.marketing), and Beacham Group (beachamgroup.com) for their support of Morning Startup and the Perth startup community! If you need help with marketing and growth or hiring awesome people check them out and tell them Morning Startup sent you!

Past events (322)

Founder Sundowner

Needs a location

Photos (379)