Get Connected Geelong

Startup Speed Dating @ Simonds Stadium

27 April 2016 - 11:30 – 1pm - Get connected with Geelong's hottest startups: part-time jobs, internships, freelance projects and more!

If you’re a Uni or TAFE student that wants to get into the tech scene, this event is for you.

Geelong’s top startups and SMEs are on the lookout for interns and students to join their team. Get on board to:

  • Build your experience
  • Build your skills
  • Build your career

The event will be held: 27 April 2016 | 11:30 – 1pm | Simonds Stadium

What you need to do

  • Register (or update) your profile with Ribit (takes just minutes).
  • Local businesses will be posting information in the coming days about their businesses and the opportunities available.
  • Please note, the final cut off for registration is 26 April so hurry and REGISTER NOW. Spaces are limited so be quick.
  • You'll be notified by 26 April with RSVP details.

Lunch will be provided, with plenty of time to network before and after the session.


The Running Order

  • 11:30am - Registration and morning tea
  • 11.45am - Students Registration closes
  • 12:00pm - Speed Dating session
  • 1:00pm - Lunch and networking

About Us and Our Collaborators

Ribit and Data61

Ribit (currently an alpha prototype) is part of Data61 (formerly NICTA), a new entity created from a partnership with CSIRO’s Digital Productivity Unit.  

ICT Geelong

ICT Geelong is the representative voice and peak body of the Information & Communications Technology (ICT) industry in the Geelong region. Established in 2009, ICT Geelong is a not-for-profit member-based organisation.

Deakin University

Through its agenda, Deakin aims to build the jobs of the future, using the opportunities of the digital age to widen access to education and make a difference to the communities it serves.

Deakin enjoys a reputation for being accessible, helpful and friendly. It has a longstanding record for its use of cutting-edge information technology while providing highly personalised experiences, whether in the cloud on Deakin's media-rich campuses or through a combination of cloud and campus learning.

Deakin has over 53,000 students, with almost a quarter choosing to study wholly in the cloud (online).

Gordon TAFE

The Gordon Institute of TAFE is one of the largest regional TAFEs in Victoria and has been helping people gain real skills for real jobs for over 125 years. We pride ourselves on delivering a great range of TAFE courses from short courses to nationally accredited training across apprenticeships, traineeships, certificates, diplomas, and advanced diplomas, which can lead you to a great career or create pathways to university.

Register as:

Student or Employer