Launch Festival kicks off in Syd
THE Launch Festival for the global start-up community got underway in Sydney this week, the first time the event has been held outside of San Francisco in its 10-year history.
Held at the SMC Conference & Function Centre, the event welcomed more than 1,400 delegates from 26 countries including Morocco, India, Brazil, Canada and Germany.
Meanwhile, NSW Minister for Trade and Industry Niall Blair said Sydney had won the right to host the 2019 World Forum for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) from 17-19 Jun 2019.
The event is set to attract 400 business leaders and senior government officials from around the world.