The INNovation Crowd is driving the City of Casey and Cardinia Shire’s entrepreneurial culture and growing our reputation as the startup capital of Melbourne’s South East. It’s a new, collaboratively crafted program providing real support to local entrepreneurs at all stages of their businesses’ development, from bright ideas to market-ready businesses set to tackle some of the world’s biggest challenges.

If you are a local startup entrepreneur with an innovative business idea and would like to connect with other like-minded local people, you can find upcoming events in our INNovation Crowd events calendar or register for tailored programs using the Register Your Interest Form below. The INNovation Crowd events are open to anyone in the Casey Cardinia region who has an innovative business idea and the drive to make it work. Participants under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult/parent.

If you're keen to get involved, you can join one of our upcoming events or join one of our tailored business development programs.

Monthly events

Monthly themed training sessions, tackling common startup challenges
Monthly informal networking events, to help you connect with other like-minded local people
Startup Masterclasses for in depth instruction by industry experts
View upcoming events in our INNCrowd events calendar.

Tailored business development programs

Mentor Support Program to guide eligible startups along their journey
A startup bootcamp for eligible startups with intensive mentoring and advice
Alternatively, share your extensive business expertise with local startups at an event.

  • Date

    01 January 2019 - 28 April 2019

  • Location

    2 Patrick NE Dr, Narre Warren VIC 3805, Australia

  • More info

    Link for full detail

  • Sectors

    Regional-Focused , Founder Education

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