Spark Launch 2014: Featuring guest speaker Rod Drury Xero CEO & Founder Event as iCalendar

18 March 2014

5:30 - 8:30pm

Venue: The University of Auckland Business School, Owen G Glenn Building, 12 Grafton Rd, Auckland

Come to the Spark Launch to find out how to get involved with the Spark Programme and become Innovative, Entrepreneurial, Business-Savvy and Globally Connected.

The 2014 Spark Programme will give you the opportunity to learn from and meet successful kiwi entrepreneurs and we will also be giving away over $150,000 worth of prizes in our search for the next generation of innovators and entrepreneurs. Find out how you can get involved at the Spark Launch!

Featuring guest speaker

Rod Drury Xero CEO & Founder

Technology rock star and serial web entrepreneur, Rod is taking the world by storm with his mission to change the way small businesses the world over do their accounting with SaaS solution Xero. Beginning in 2006, listing on the NZ Stock Exchange in 2007 and today with a current valuation of over $4 billion, the growth and internationalisation of Xero is phenomenal. Rod has many accolades to his name.

Free nibbles and drinks provided

Please RSVP for catering purpose.


For more information please contact: Raymond Yung Research Lead - Spark Entrepreneurship Challenge Phone: +64 (0)21 939 729 Email: research@spark-challenge.com Website: www.spark.auckland.ac.nz