Future Anything: National Business Idea Competition Semi-Finals | Your Watch Party & YouTube Livestream ‘Viewing & Voting’ Invitation! 1:30pm – 2:30pm (AEST), TOMORROW Tuesday 24 October – REGISTER NOW!

What: Future Anything – National Business Idea Competition Semi-Finals: Your Watch Party & YouTube Livestream ‘Viewing & Voting’ Invitation!

Support our brilliant Semi-Finalist Ashutosh Vaitha – Year 9, Canterbury College as he faces off against four other savvy business students in a ‘Shark Tank’ style event pitch THIS Tuesday afternoon – livestreamed right across Australia.

Ashutosh will be trying to persuade the judges to book his place in the Future Anything Grand Final, to earn the chance to win $20,000 worth of investor funding for his great business idea!

As the CEO of his own start-up company Ashan Industries, he is developing a Neurodiverse Children’s App to help communicate with people like his younger brother Vishan who has autism.

ATTACHED: Ashutosh Vaitha Business Idea Teaser Presentation Video.

Now the judges will select ONE student only to progress through to the Grand Final from this one of four Semi-Final sessions.

BUT… there is also a People’s Choice Vote determined by you – the viewers!

So please vote for Ashutosh when voting opens at the end of the session around 2:15pm, via a QR Code or link displayed during the event.

We will share this link when it comes through.

When – Session Time: 1:30pm – 2:30pm (AEST), TOMORROW Tuesday 24 October 2023.

NB: Ashutosh is scheduled to present first from the five semi-finalists during this timeslot.


For ALL Canterbury Students & Staff: Livestream Watch Party: Big Screen @ Performing Arts Theatre, Canterbury College.

For ALL Parents/Carers & Wider Canterbury Community: YouTube Livestream.

Who: For Our WHOLE College Community To ‘View & Vote’ For Ashutosh – Students, Parents/Carers, Families & Staff.

Cost: FREE Registration | FREE Livestream | FREE Watch Party!



Hosts: Future Anything – Youth Entrepreneurship In Schools


Students & Staff: Please come along to support Ashutosh at the LIVE campus Watch Party then vote for his business idea.

Parents/Carers & Wider Canterbury Community: Please watch Ashutosh’s YouTube Livestream video pitch then vote for his business idea.

ATTACHED: A photo of Ashutosh with his 7-year-old brother Vishan.

ATTACHED: A photo of Ashutosh’s recent popular podcast interview about his wonderful business idea, along with a QR Code link to the actual podcast site.

ATTACHED: A photo of Ashutosh with his Independent Education Union 2023 Art Award – Highly Commended PLUS his related Artist’s Statement.