EduGrowth Business Start Finals Night

Join us to watch the finalists for the first EduGrowth Business Start Competition pitch for the chance to win $5000! 


The top 5 companies that entered the competition will have the chance to pitch from anywhere in the country. 


The Judging Panel will be announcing the winners on the night. 


The Panel


Dan Ingvarson – CEO and Co-Founder, Moxie Reader


Carlos Schafer – Group Executive Education, ASG


Pauline Farrel – Global Head of Learning, Navitas


Business Start


In the very first steps of an EdTech business, our LaunchPad programs support ideation, establishment and market knowledge. 


As part of this, EduGrowth has been running Business Start – a business plan competition to bring cutting-edge EdTech products and services to light. 


The Venue
Thank you to Deakin University for hosting this event.



EduGrowth – Connecting and collaborating to accelerate Australia’s EdTech ecosystem globally


We connect all participants in the ecosystem – education providers, industry participants and education technology companies – through meetups, mentoring and knowledge transfer.


We develop collaboration through programs and services focussed on product development, market validation, innovation and roundtable summits.


The ultimate goal is global acceleration of Australia’s education technology and innovation ecosystem through international pathways to capital, customers and research.


Membership is open to education institutions, startups, government, business and individuals. Find out more about how to join or sign up for our newsletter.


EduGrowth.org.au