Events at Launchpad

You’re invited to join us as we host a variety of events throughout the year featuring guest speakers, business experts and entrepreneurs.

Startup mornings @ Launchpad

A monthly pitch event open to all Murdoch students and staff as well as the wider Perth community. Two local entrepreneurs present their startup journey, which is followed by a Q&A session. These are currently running online.

Learn more about Startup mornings @ Launchpad

Launchpad Academy

Do you have an innovative idea that you want to share with the rest of the world?

Join Launchpad Academy and join the next generation of entrepreneurial thinkers to be in the running for $10,000 to make your idea happen… all while picking up study credits.

Launchpad Academy puts you on the fast track to entrepreneurial know how, supporting you to think bigger, discover new skills and experiences and to show your potential to the world!

Find out how you can join in

Think Big

Think Big is our annual student entrepreneur competition which spans Perth, Dubai and Singapore campuses. Students pitch their business idea for the opportunity to win $10,000!

Further details will be announced in early 2022.

Want to host an event?

Murdoch encourages staff and students alike to run events at Launchpad, such as ‘Hackathons’ and industry panel events. We help promote innovators’ events to our engaged audience and provide training for specialised equipment to support development of new products.

If you would like to use Launchpad for your event, industry talk or hackathon, see our facilities and spaces for an outline of what we can offer or get in touch.

Want to find out more?

If you would like to talk to us and learn more, please get in touch.

Drop in

Launchpad is located at the heart of Murdoch University’s Perth campus, in the Geoffrey Bolton Library.

Meet the team

Learn more about our passionate team of innovators and entrepreneurs, meet the Launchpad team.


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