Creative//Feb 10, 2016

Make ideas happen: Creativity is an experience that needs to live beyond a brief. At the intersection of creative and technology, creatives are redefining the process and how ideas become tangible.

Tech//Feb 11, 2016

Develop successful products: Without creativity or business, technology is for the sake of technology. But with every exciting step forward, there are new consequences, risks and endless opportunities.

Business//Feb 12, 2016

Master disruption: Moments of change can define a business. Digital disruption is both a threat and an opportunity and innovation is no longer optional. But how can the old and new exist in harmony?

“The chance to explore technology, society and the future with the best digital thinkers.”

- Deloitte Digital

“Progressive community event with collaboration at its heart!”

- Guardian Australia

“It's like SXSW, Ted talks and Burning Man all in one.”

- Spondo
Code for Australia Rebuilding citizenship in the 21st Century

Satellite Events

Rub shoulders and let your hair down at the Pause satellite events. From parties to expos, workshops to bar crawls, this is when Pause comes to play.

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PartylandFrom networking breakfasts to late-night parties

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These events put the Fest in Pause Fest. It's where talks walk the walk and you can physically experience technology in action. Or as House of Pain says, simply 'Get out your seats and jump around'.


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