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In Conversation With Phil Morle

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8 September 2020


12:00pm - 1:00pm



In Conversation With Phil Morle


In this conversation you'll hear from Phil Morle, a Partner in the CSIRO's venture capital fund, Main Sequence Ventures. They specialise in backing deep tech, science-driven founders. He's also a Director of the Food Agility CRC, and before this was CEO of startup incubator Pollenizer. The _SOUTHSTART Connection Series is hosted by technology writer and journalist Joan Westenberg. Connection details will be emailed upon registration.




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