IndieConf 2019

The alternative startup conference for bootstrappers, self-funded companies, and indie makers.

Melbourne, Australia || Friday 28 June, 2019

Early-bird pricing until April 30.

 

Inaugural 2019 event

What is IndieConf?

Indie Conference is an event designed to get back to the reason why we became founders in the first place: to create profitable companies serving a real purpose. #indieconfau isn’t another event dedicated to discussing VC, pitching tactics, unicorns, or the “growth-at-all-costs” Silicon Valley pathway. You’ll hear from under-the-radar founders who are building profitability-focused companies on their own terms – and for the long run.

 
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Our incredible

Speakers

IndieConf speakers are founders, investors, operators, and community builders championing the indie way of building companies.

To read the full bio behind each speaker check out our speakers page. If you’re interested in speaking at a future IndieConf, say hello.


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Tim Lucas, Co-founder of BuildKite

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Kate Morris, founder of Adore Beauty

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Bryce Adams, Founder of Metorik

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Stuart Hall, Co-founder and CEO of Appbot

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Hugh Stephens, Founder of Sked Social

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Alex Zaccaria, Co-founder of Linktree and Bolster

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Matt Vitale, Cofounder of Birchal

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Matt Allen, ANGEL INVESTOR & AWS VC PArtnERSHIPS

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Ayla Toyokawa, Founder of Wedsites, Co-founder of ThemeBoy

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Dominic Powell, Features and Profiles Editor of StartupSmart and SmartCompany

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Kai Brach, Publisher/Editor of Offscreen Magazine 

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Sian Simpson, Director of Community of KIWI LANDING PAD

Your conference hosts:

 
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Kate Kendall, Founder of Indie Labs, CloudPeeps, & Atto Accelerator

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Kimberley lee, MC

 
 
 

Schedule of Events

Schedule

Full schedule is coming soon.

equity Crowdfunding

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Getting to $10M ARR in 10 MONTHS

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NO CODE REVOLUTION

 
VCs calling intentionally bootstrapped and slower growing companies a “lifestyle business” are offensive, discredit hard work and perpetuate the myth of exponential, “unicorn” growth as the only way run an organisation. Don’t listen.
— @fox
 
 

Sponsors

 
 

Silver Partner – Appbot.co


Community Partner – Fullstack.com.au


Scholarships Partner – Buildkite.com

Want to sponsor IndieConf AU 2019? Get in touch.

Venue

Melbourne, Australia

One Roof Event Space
77/79 City Rd
Southbank VIC 3006

One Roof is a short walk from Flinders Street Station.