Category: News & Events
News & Events| 6 min read
StartCon Is Back – Takeaways From Last Year’s Conference
StartCon 2016 was my first time at the conference and I walked away with a number of actionable insights and lessons that I want to reflect on today. Many of these lessons had a direct impact on the actions I took when I founded my own startup, Task Pigeon, less than a month later.
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PR: StartCon unveils first international speakers and claims Software is eating itself
SYDNEY, August 22, 2017: StartCon today announces top international speakers from Pinterest, SkyScanner, Dribbble, ClassPass, Moz and Segment as part of the initial lineup for Australia’s largest startup & growth conference.Six years ago this month, Marc Andreessen published “Software is eating the world”, predicting the rise of disruptive technology companies such as Uber, Facebook, Google, Netflix, AirBnB and Freelancer.com, which would transform entire industry categories.