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What is Ignition?

Ignition is an intensive, one week entrepreneurial training program for aspiring entrepreneurs, academics and corporate innovators to trial and then prepare high growth business ideas for the commercial environment.

Ignition is based on the Ignite program from the University of Cambridge and is comprised of a blend of practical teaching sessions, expert clinics, mentoring and support from leading entrepreneurs and innovators. It will give you the tools, contacts and confidence to transform your idea into a successful business venture.

Ignition 2017 will run from Sunday 13 to Friday 18th August 2017

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Who is it for?

The Program is aimed at founders of an early stage business and anyone with an idea for a new or improved product or service. You must have a passion for developing your idea into a real business proposition over one week. Any industry or background is applicable.

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How do I apply?

Applications for the 2017 Curtin Ignition Program will open 11th May 2017.

For further information please register your interest

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