You are invited to spend a couple of hours over morning tea in Kiama in early April – the start of a regular speaker and information sharing Slow Food Saddleback event list for 2018.
Slow Food Saddleback is planning some delicious and educational events for the next few months and will be featuring these on our website and on social media.
“iAccelerate – It’s Like Compost for Startups”
Omar Khalifa will talk to us about iAccelerate, University of Wollongong’s startup accelerator and incubator – now the nation’s largest.
iAccelerate is helping to create new pathways for startups to change the status quo including those with social and environmental purpose.
Omar Khalifa is the CEO of iAccelerate, and is driven by fuelling new ideas through innovation and collaboration. Omar has a passion for entrepreneurship particularly in the social enterprise and sustainability space and is driven by the possibilities that the interception of creativity and technology can deliver to innovation. Omar’s vision for iAccelerate is to create a place where artists, students from all disciplines, researchers and the community can rub shoulders and get exposed to new ideas to create sustainable businesses in the Illawarra.
Date: Thursday, 5 April 2018
Venue: Rhonnie’s place 38 Reid Street, Kiama
Time: 9.30am, for a 10am talk.
non members: $15
Bookings at TryBooking: https://www.trybooking.com/362746