First Wednesday Connect

Join the innovation community

First Wednesday Connect (FWC) is a regular monthly networking event that aims to broaden the innovation ecosystem in Canberra and encourage collaboration between…

  • Entrepreneurs,
  • Students & Researchers
  • Investors
  • Mentors
  • Startups
  • SME’s and
  • Innovators of all sorts.

Hear from Canberra’s emerging entrepreneurs as they take the stage in the high-intensity pitch blitz. Learn about groundbreaking innovations that are pinning Canberra on the map for The City of Innovation.

Each month, we collaborate with our foundation partners at various locations around Canberra to offer you diverse learning experiences, fresh perspectives, and unique connections and explore different industries.

It is free to come along, although registrations are essential!

Not sure what to expect? Check out our tips on attending your (first) First Wednesday Connect. Or if you’re unsure how to make the most of a networking event, check out our tips and tricks!

First Wednesday Connect August 2024
  • 7 August 2024
  • 5:00pm - 6:30pm
  • Louie Louie (Verity Lane Market), 50 Northbourne Avenue Canberra, ACT 2601

First Wednesday Connect is often held at various locations in collaboration with our Foundation Members and Gold Partners, please check the event listing for the location.

Interested in aligning your brand with innovation?
Talk to our marketing and events team to find out how you can sponsor this event: events@cbrin.com.au or 02 6161 1149.

Events Code of Conduct

By attending any Canberra Innovation Network Event you are agreeing to follow the code of conduct.