Interchange 2017

UNSW Interchange: Find your inner entrepreneur

Change yourself,
Change the world

Open to all UNSW international undergraduate and postgraduate students. Interchange is an active learning journey designed to help you find your inner entrepreneur and develop your professional skills, including communication, innovation and leadership.

Whether you want to be part of a social enterprise, gain confidence, give yourself an advantage in your future career, meet other students or start a business - Interchange is a unique and highly valuable opportunity open to you.

Interchange is a 4 day TED style conference program, normally only available to you once you start your career.  The program will involve 200 International Students from 7 Australian universities, studying all subject areas - allowing you to connect with new people to gain  insight into innovation and entrepreneurship.  How your Interchange journey evolves is up to you.  At each intersection, experienced entrepreneurs and innovators will be there to support you; guide your learning and sharpen your ideas.

The program is funded by StudyNSW, NSW Trade & Investment, it is free to you and will be formally recognised on your AHEGS. Participating universities include: UNSW Australia, UTS, University of Sydney, University of Newcastle, Macquarie University, WSU and ACU.

Interchange pitch night

In this video you can see one of the winning pitches by Liliana Cevallos from UNSW.

Program for 2017

  • Saturday 5 August, 9.30am - 4pm - Sydney City Location
  • Saturday 12 August, 9.30am - 4pm - Sydney City Location
  • Saturday 19 August, 9.30am - 4pm - Sydney City Location
  • Date TBC, 6pm - 8pm - Sydney City Location

Application

Applications for 2017 closed Thursday 6 July 2017.

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to interview on Friday 14 July or Monday 17 July. Successful applicants will be notified by Tuesday 18 July.

For enquiries please email s.chikazaza@unsw.edu.au.