CIIC Biztro: All-you-can-digest business advice in 60 minutes

CIIC-Biztro-High- ResThe Enterprise Connect Creative Industries Innovation Centre (CIIC) will be providing free individual business consultations for Newcastle creative businesses on Wednesday 30th and Thursday 31st of October delivered in conjunction with Octapod and the City of Newcastle.

The CIIC is an initiative of the Australian Government’s Enterprise Connect program, which is supported by the University of Technology, Sydney, and is delivered nationally to support the business of creative enterprise.

The CIIC Biztro service offers businesses and sole traders in any creative industry the opportunity to benefit from the knowledge and experience of NSW & ACT Business Adviser David Sharpe.

Business owners and sole traders may choose to discuss issues such as: strategic planning, finances, human resources, marketing and intellectual property among others.

Event information
Date: Wednesday 30th & Thursday 31st October 2013

Venue: Theatrette, First Floor, Newcastle City Library Laman Street, Newcastle

Access: Wheelchair accessible via lift

How to register

1. Join the Network on Creativeinnovation

2. Log in as a Creativeinnovation member

3. Register for a CIIC Biztro session in your State/Territory

Session times
Please arrive 10 minutes before the start time of your session to ensure sessions do not over-run.
Weds 30 October Session 1: 1:00 – 2:00pm Session 2: 2:15 – 3:15pm Session 3: 3:30 – 4:30pm

Thurs 31 October Session 4: 9:00 – 10:00am Session 5: 10:15 – 11:15am Session 6: 11:30 – 12:30pm

About David Sharpe
NSW & ACT Business Adviser

David Sharpe has worked both as an arts manager and an adviser on finance and business issues for arts organisations, gaining experience at the Australia Council for the Arts and Film Illawarra. He is also an active playwright, with a number of his plays having been produced by independent theatres in Sydney and Melbourne. David holds a Masters Degree in Arts Management (UTS), a Bachelor of Arts in English and Communications (University of Wollongong) and a Graduate Certificate in Accounting & Financial Management (Charles Sturt).

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