SAN:IT Seminars

How to Found a Company that wins in Silicon Valley

Speaker: Ben Sand
Co-founder Meta
When: Monday 26th September, 3pm

Where: The University of Sydney, School of IT Building, SIT Board Room (Room 124), Level 1

Abstract

Ben will share specific techniques and simple rules to follow that will help you build a high impact company.
Topics covered will include: hiring the best, strategy for an epic vision with realistic first steps, and capital raising.

Speaker's biography

Ben Sand co-founded Meta, a Silicon Valley augmented reality company that has hired the best in the world, raised AUD$100MM, hired 150 people and is still growing strong. Ben has returned to Australia to coach founders and is entrepreneur in residence at Telstra's muru-D accelerator in Sydney.