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The Unconventionals


Aaron Birkby


Aaron is a serial entrepreneur and entrepreneurial ecosystem builder with varied roles in corporates, startups, government and communities. He brings this experience together together to provide key insights into the strategies and tactics to build high impact individuals, teams, organisations and communities.
Aaron was the foundation CEO of Startup Catalyst and led 17 missions to Silicon Valley, London, Tel Aviv, Berlin and Boulder CO, transforming the mindset of countless participants and developing strong connections to the global innovation ecosystem.
He is a recipient of the Benson Award for Entrepreneurship, the Queensland Pearcey Entrepreneur Award, has facilitated over 60 hackathons and accelerators, is an early stage investor and a current Entrepreneur in Residence at QUT.

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