JCI Australia Thrive Weekend & 2024 National AGM

March 9-10 2024


Resilience, Recovery & Renewal - Thrive With JCI Australia

We are so excited to present you the Thrive Weekend on 9 and 10 March 2024.

Taking place in Sydney CBD, the 2-day program will include a series of growth and development workshops, networking sessions and some team-building fun specifically designed for young professionals and entrepreneurs.

Members will explore their professional development through the lens of Resilience, Recovery and Renewal - the theme of the Thrive Weekend.

Proudly hosted by JCI Sydney, the weekend program also includes activities to explore what beautiful Sydney has to offer.

Come, explore, connect, learn and grow with us!

Why Invest in the Thrive Weekend?

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Ignite your Entrepreneurial Spirit

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Challenging problems need entrepreneurs with innovative solutions. That's why JCI Australia invests heavily in both budding and experienced entrepreneurs through our National Creative Young Entrepreneur (CYE) Program.

Part of the Thrive Weekend is a special Creative Young Entrepreneur Night on Saturday 9 March.

And thanks to our amazing sponsors including Dale Carnegie Australia and JumpStart Studio, we will raise a toast to the winners of the 2024 JCI Australia Creative Young Entrepreneur and Emerging Young Entrepreneur Competitions.

So get ready to be inspired by our competition participants and ignite your own entrepreneurial spirit.

Scroll down to learn more about JCI Australia's CYE Program.

Thrive Weekend Program*

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* Program is subject to change.

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Ready to Thrive with JCI Australia?

Join us on 9-10 March 2024


2024 National Creative Young Entrepreneur (CYE) Program

Our National Creative Young Entrepreneur Program recognises young leaders who have started their own entrepreneurial business in Australia. The program supports both aspiring and experienced entrepreneurs under the age of 40 and consists of a series of events leading up to the Creative Young Entrepreneur Night on 9 March 2024.

Key CYE events

December 2023
2024 JCI Australia Emerging Young Entrepreneur and Creative Young Entrepreneur Competitions open for nominations
Meet & Greet Entrepreneurs session

January 2024
Build Your Business Plan Masterclass in collaboration with Sangeeta Mulchandani from Jumpstart Studio

February 2024
Motivating Others to Action workshop with Jessica Gopalan from Dale Carnegie Australia
2024 JCI Australia Emerging Young Entrepreneur and Creative Young Entrepreneur Competitions close for nominations

March 2024 
Creative Young Entrepreneur Night celebrating the winners of the 2024 competitions


The 2024 JCI Australia CYE Program is proudy sponsored by Dale Carnegie Australia and JumpStart Studio.

Ready to Thrive with JCI Australia?

Join us on 9-10 March 2024

Thrive Weekend Speakers

We're excited to present the following speakers.

Dipra Ray

Dipra Ray

Dipra is passionate about building businesses and organisations that deliver exceptional value for customers and businesses alike, in diverse sectors including fintech and health and wellbeing.

Dipra is the co-founder and MD of Bodymapp. Bodymapp is disrupting the way body composition and body measurements are taken. Utilising infra-red technology found in mobile phones, Bodymapp allows users to get measured at the privacy of their own home in a way never possible. Users use Bodymapp to stay on top of their health and fitness and to understand their body better.

Between 2019 -2022, Dipra also acted as the CEO of Springday, which is a digital platform that helps organisations measure and improve the wellbeing of their people, in turn creating happier, healthier, more productive employees. Springday works with some of Australia's largest businesses to deliver a digital wellbeing experience second to none. Springday was acquired by Assure Programs, a subsidiary of APM in November 2022.

Dipra is also a Director & Founder of NexPay, one of Australia's leading international student payment platform.

Lastly, Dipra was involved in starting SavY, where he continues to serve as its Chairman. SavY is a not for profit that aims to create better financial habits within the youth of New Zealand. SavY has conducted over 2,000 workshops since it started and is now New Zealand wide. SavY is funded by the Bank of New Zealand and has previously received funding from the University of Auckland, the Ministry of Youth and Development New Zealand, the Fletcher Trust and others.

Dipra is always open to learning about new business ideas and provides advice selectively to concepts where he can make a difference.

Rochelle Borton

rochelle Borton

Senator, AJCF Chair, 2018 International Vice President Asia Pacific region, 2016 National President JCI Australia


Rochelle is the managing Director & Founder of Edu influencers. Rochelle takes pride in supporting school leaders and teachers to be better.

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Atlanta Lloyd

Vice President, National Director of Finance and Governance.


Atlanta is Account Director for C7even

Alex Beard

Alex Beard

National Director, Growth & Development


Alex is the Development Product Manager for Evie Works.

Ready to Thrive with JCI Australia?

Join us on 9-10 March 2024

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