th designedge Innovation FESTIVAL launch
Officially launching on May 31st and running right through to September 30th, the 19th
designedge innovation FESTIVAL is back for 2023.
With over 150 events across the festival staged in Belmont, Perth Western Australia, as well
as nationally and globally online; the festival includes webinars, workshops, forums, events,
and networking, bringing together export trade opportunities, cyber security experts,
innovators, designers, creatives, women entrepreneurs, industry associations and Asian TCF
trade networks.
As with previous years, the 19th designedge Innovation FESTIVAL 2023 continues to be
supported by AusIndustry, Belmont BEC, TCFWA, BEC National Export Project, BPW
Business Incubator ‘Women in Business’ Project, TCF Australia Export Project, MY Business
Incubator Cyber Security Project, Fortix, City of Belmont, Res-Q, Flintel, Blake Digital,
1001Business Tips from 101™, Westways, Empire Bar, TCF Global, BEC Global, sponsors,
supporters, and volunteers.
CEO of Belmont Business Enterprise Centre Inc., TCFWA Inc. and Founder of designedge
Innovation Festival, Carol Hanlon, said, “Once again we are delighted with the attention that
our festival has received from both local and global spokespeople, and are pleased to provide
new insights and small business skills development across a full range of topics”.
For 2023, some of the Festival highlights include:
1001 Business Tips from 101 Cyber IT Experts, Webinar Online, 24/7, Free
Experts sharing tips, case studies, Q&A
Module 1 – LIVE Webinar June 13, 9.30am-11.30am, Free Market Research, International
Agents, Contracts, Pricing, Incoterms
Module 2 – LIVE Webinar June 13, 12noon-2pm, Free EMDG, EFA finance loans, FTAs,
Logistics, ATT, IP, Risks
Module 3 – LIVE Webinar June 13, 2.30pm-4.30pm, Free Austrade services, country
insights, eligible claims, grant timelines, EMDG applications
BPW Business Incubator Women in Business & Fashion Forum, LIVE July 12, 6pm8pm, Free Business, Fashion, Asia Export Opportunities, Networking. Venue: Empire Bar,
Lathlain, WA
Going global : you have to think global from the very beginning, Webinar Online, 24/7,
Free If you already have your product, I will insist on a few essential conditions: find the
appropriate brand name is crucial as well a universal language.
How to Grow Quickly with Offshoring – LIVE Webinar August 29, 12noon-1pm, Free
Strategies for Micro + SME businesses to allow the business owner to focus on what makes
them unique, whilst handing off a variety of administrative tasks
Instagram – BRAND IT to win it Webinar Online, 24/7, Free
Are you ready to make your business stand out form the crowd and stop the scroll on
Ethical Fashion & the Triple Bottom Line* – Webinar Online, Available 24/7, $30
Green Fashion: re environment, economic and social sustainability
Make Customer Service your Competitive Edge* – Webinar Online, Available 24/7, $30
How to keep customers coming back and boost your business
Cyber Security: Business Email Compromise – Webinar Online, Available 24/7, Free
Protect yourself from common scams associated with business email compromise
What is a Realistic Valuation for my Business? – Webinar Online, 24/7, Free
Understanding how a business is valued for sale
Economic Empowerment of Women Entrepreneurs through the Sustainable
Development Goals – Webinar Online, 24/7, Free Introduce the Sustainable Development
Goals into your life, family, business & community
Measuring Energy Usage in Your Business – Webinar Online, 24/7, Free
Learn how to understand Energy Use & become Energy Efficient
Belmont Business ‘Ask an Expert’ Sundowner Sept 27, 5pm-7pm, Free
Ask an Expert, Finance, Asian Export Opportunities, Networking. Venue: Empire Bar, Lathlain,
Many webinars and forums are free to attend with gift vouchers being available from
sponsors for other topics. BEC & TCF Members can access all webinars at no cost.
View all Festival events at www.belmontbec.com/2023innovation
Or email [email protected] to request your webinar topic or discount code.
All event bookings can be made at www.belmontbec.com/events

General FESTIVAL Enquiries: Phone 61 (8) 9479 3777
Email [email protected]
Media contact:
Carol Hanlon
Belmont BEC
P| 08 9479 3777 M| 0417963231
E| [email protected]

Belmont Business Enterprise Centre Inc. (Belmont BEC)
Textile Clothing Footwear Resource Centre of WA Inc. (TCFWA)
PO Box 370, Cloverdale WA 6985 Phone 08 9479 3777
www.belmontbec.com www.belmontbec.com/awards www.belmontbec.com/2023innovation
www.becnational.com www.bpwbusinessincubator.com/bec www.mybusinessincubator.com.au/1001
www.tcfwa.com www.tcfwa.com/2023innovation www.tcfaustralia.com/export www.tcfglobal.com