PROGRAM STATUS

APPLICATIONS

OPEN

 

PROGRAM VENUE

VIRTUAL

“The opportunity was like no other, especially for young people, wanting to leave a lasting, positive impact on the world for generations to come. FutureHack really helped put everything in perspective and taught me a new approach to problem-solving when experimenting with my own business ideas that tackled real problems.”

– Karthik Murali, FMN Alumni

WHAT IS FUTUREHACK?

This intensive program will offer you a deep dive into the incredible social impact and startup community in Melbourne. Over two inspirational weeks, FutureHack is designed to incubate your ideas and train you with the enterprise skills and mindset to take them to the next level. 

Covering the basics of business and starting social good, it leverages experiential learning guided by our expert mentors who work and play within our startup ecosystem.

THE PROGRAM

The Program includes:

  • ‘Harnessing purpose and passion’ workshop
  • Reframing failure exercise
  • Pitching & public speaking workshop
  • Startups & social impact expert discussion
  • Ideation and design thinking workshop
  • Business model canvas and crushing assumptions workshop
  • Virtual hangouts with , accelerators and startups
  • Individual, tailored mentoring from world-class startup mentors
  • An opportunity to pitch your startup
  • A killer after party
  • + more!

OUR MENTORS

Usman Iftikhar

CEO of Catalysr | 2018 Commonwealth Young Person of the Year | Stanford Grad 

Emilee Freeman

COO of Future Isle | Former CEO at Oaktree Tasmania 

Chris Naoumidis

YCombinator Alumni | Startmate Alumni | CEO of Mindset Health 

Georgina Lewis

Service Designer at Smith Family | Former Designer at Medibank & Department of Premier and Cabinet

Aaron Ngan

CEO of Junior Achievement Australia | Board of UTS

Victoria Mok

Enactus Melbourne | Impact R&D at Cards for a Cause