FREE EVENT // SYDNEY: Jumpstart’s Pitching & Networking Evening Posted at 0:00, Tue, 10 March 2015 in Industry Insights

We love nothing more than getting amongst and inspired by a fresh crop of emerging talent, and you have the chance to join us. Back in October we announced Jumpstart, an exciting new program to come out of a partnership between Slingshot and NRMA that identifies, mentors and jumpstarts startup and scale-up businesses.

After a successful roadshow and mountains of applications, the Jumpstart intake companies are ready for an audience, and you’re invited.

Reserve Your Free Tickets Now

Please join us for an exciting evening of drinks, canapés and four-minute pitches from the finalist startup and scale-up companies. The event will be held on Tuesday 31st March from 5.30-7.30pm at Event Cinemas, George St, Sydney CBD. There will be ample time for networking following the presentations.

Hear from the following emerging industry disrupters:

Featured Startups

Careseekers is an online service connecting people needing in-home carers with people looking for care work Australia wide. Careseekers focuses on aged, disability and post-operative in-home care.

GAMURS is the ultimate gaming social network. Think Facebook for Gamers. GAMURS aggregates content from major gaming sites and forums and gives users access with one password.

Camplify is Airbnb for Caravans. At Camplify private owners of caravans, camp trailers, and motor homes can list their RV and rent them to individuals who wish to hire them for a holiday experience.

WunderWalk combines your interests to explore any city, in seconds, creating your very own shopping spree, bar hop, food safari or tourists trail in 2000 cities around the world.

OTTO is a voice-controlled mobile application designed to reduce driver distraction. OTTO provides a safer alternative than looking and touching mobile devices while in the car for common tasks such as calling, texting and navigating.

Hive UAV enables UAVs (drones) to fly autonomously and complete missions on a large scale for commercial applications. Hive UAV makes UAVs work.

Featured Scale-ups

Pricepal is an online rewards system that has over 600 retail stores in its network. Pricepal redeems rewards as cash direct into members bank accounts.

Fixed price car service is an online platform that provides an easy way to compare and book automotive services from local services centres.

Villalet caters for the rapidly growing private villa holiday experience. Villalet has over 1600 villas across south east Asia and is expanding globally. Villalet is the number one player in the market.