!!! VENUE CHANGE - This week we're at the Flux Basement - 191 St Georges Terrace, Perth WA 6000, due to renovations at Riff. !!!
This week, Chandra Sundareswar will share everything you need to know about applying for the Muru-D Plus Eight 2019 cohort
Muru-D's Plus Eight accelerator has been Perth's leading, and most successful incubator for the past two years. https://muru-d.com/location/perth/
The very first Plus Eight cohort in 2017 helped start Humm, who are now in Silicon Valley making truely unique and innovative products like this - https://www.boostwithedge.com, as well as Unocart (https://unocart.com/ - called FeedMeApp at the time) who are now leading the way in grocery deliveries across Australia . And who can forget our own Dave Newman's startup Ovass that recently released MapTasker (https://www.maptaskr.com/) and is landing huge contracts left right and center.
The second Plus Eight cohort in 2018 included SpaceToCo (https://www.spacetoco.com/) that dominated SharkTank and raised funding from Steve Baxter, as well as WA Innovator of the Year udrew (http://www.udrew.com.au/), and environmental Startup Kooda (https://www.kooda.com.au/), both receiving two thumbs up from Jason Calacanis on This Week In Startups earlier in the year (http://calacanis.com/2018/04/18/twist812/)
Other companies include Airguides , Cribber, FarmSave, Kin Childcare, Lily and Fox, Mureus and QuizJam, all going on to greater things thanks to the Plus Eight accelerator. See all companies here: https://muru-d.com/portfolio/?city=386
With two years of delivering amazing results, Plus Eight have proven their place as an accelerator worthy of your time if you want to give your startup the best chance of success.
But Plus Eight can only take on a limited number of startups, and now that they're armed with an impressive track record, the 2019 cohort is set to be the most competitive yet.
So if you're thinking of applying for Plus Eight 2019, come along and hear the tricks, tips and hints to make sure your application has everything they're looking for to impress!
We're at Flux this week while renovations at Riff continue, but back to the usual day of Wednesday. See you on Wednesday the 28 th November at Flux!