Sale ends - 31 January 2018

THE EVENT

Pause is Australia's premier creative, tech and business event.

Creating a space for free thinkers to converge, engage and find shared purpose, Pause is an environment which cultivates true collaboration. And it’s this ethos of empowerment that has seen Pause’s influence extend beyond its Melburnian roots to become the leading conference and festival of its kind for the entire Asia Pacific.

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Speakers

Featuring
Netflix
Kelsey Whelan
Product Manager
NASA
Marissa Rosenberg
Ph.D Astrophysicist
Tech Crunch
Mike Butcher
Editor-at-Large
WGSN
Sarah Owen
Senior Editor
Canva
Guy Kawasaki
Chief Evangelist
Silicon Valley Bank
Shruti Shah
Entrepreneur in Residence
Pixar Animation Studio
Brian Green
Technical Director
Airbnb
Michael Sui
Design Lead
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Schedule

Speakers Day 1
Netflix
The Mill
LEGO® Serious Play®
Thinkerbell
Guy Kawasaki
The New York Times
UNSW
Speakers Day 2
Tech Crunch
Airtree
NASA
The School of Life
Vice&Ebay
Airbnb
Codebots
Speakers Day 3
SAP
Silicon Valley Bank
Fast Company
Thankyou
SXSW
Who Gives a Crap
WGSN
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28-Nov-17
The everything guide to Pause Fest 2018

What’s New, What’s Hot & How Do I Get a Selfie with Marissa Rosenberg*?  Creatives, techies,...

02-Nov-17
Startup Expo 2018

Check out the boldest and brightest startups at this FREE Startup Expo that’s open to the public at the...

29-Oct-17
Risky Business - Brands using Facebook Live to break the fourth wall

Get a window into the innovative and comedic Hump Shopping Network campaign for eBay, created by VICE’s...

Why Pause?

“It’s important we start talking about innovation not just as gadgetry of things… It’s not just about shiny new things. Why we do it? What is the impact on society?”
Monika Bielskyte,
All future everything

CONVINCE YOUR BOSS

Need help getting your tickets through work?

Here's why your boss and your biz need you at Pause:

  • Content you can’t google
  • The incubator for ideas and inspiration (what all creatives need!)
  • A chance to see world firsts
  • It's a career-making opportunity to learn, grow and connect!
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“It really focuses on the intersection of creativity, tech and business all together.”
Linda Kozlowski, Etsy

TICKETS &
PRICING

PRICES INCREASE EACH MONTH BY 15%

All tickets are inclusive of GST and Ticketing Fee.

  • PRESALE18 OCT to 1 NOVSOLD OUT
  • EARLYBIRD1 N0V to 30 NOV
  • SALE1 DEC to 31 JAN
  • LATE1 FEB to 9 FEB

1 Day Explorer

For curious
$450

PRICE INCREASES TO
$550 ON FEB 1

What a difference a day makes. Pick one for jam-packed inspiration.

  • One Day of thought provoking content
  • Access to all Parties & Experiences (limited by capacity)
  • Access to Meet the Expert on chosen day
  • Access to Startup Expo

3 Day Individual

For passionate
$650

PRICE INCREASES TO
$750 ON FEB 1

Don’t miss a minute. Live and breathe the festival.

  • Three Days of thought provoking content
  • Access to all Parties & Experiences (limited by capacity)
  • Access to Meet the Expert
  • Access to Startup Expo
$750

PRICE INCREASES TO
$850 ON FEB 1

Pick up a handy shareable pass for the whole team.

  • Three Days of thought provoking content
  • Shareable ticket (one person per day)
  • Business Breakfast pass (until allocations used)
  • Access to Workshops (until allocations used)
  • Access to all Parties & Experiences (limited by capacity)
  • Access to Meet the Expert
  • Access to Startup Expo

3 DAY VIP

For executives
$1,150

PRICE INCREASES TO
$1,250 ON FEB 1

Skip the queue. Enjoy exclusive perks.

  • Three Days of thought provoking content
  • VIP Speaker Dinner (private networking)
  • Business Breakfast Pass
  • Guaranteed Closing Party entry
  • Priority Workshop booking
  • Priority Meet the Expert booking
  • Priority registration

PAUSE RETREAT

For titans
$2,800

PRICE INCREASES TO
$2,900 ON FEB 1

Escape. Relax. Play. With the biggest names in the biz. 25 tickets only!

  • Includes 3 DAY COMPANY ticket
  • Weekend of curated workshops and experiences
  • Emmy Award winning headliner
  • Accommodation along Great Ocean Road
  • Food by Private Chef
  • Nibbles, Beverages and Cocktails
  • International Pause speakers in attendance
  • Transport Included

Partners

Schedule

Put yourself into fast forward at Pause 2017, with three full-throttle Creative, Tech and Business days. Immerse yourself in new ideas and fresh tech.

  • // 8 FEB 2017

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

    FS ATRIUM DEAKIN EDGE ACMI CUBE BEERDELUXE GRILL
    17.00
    Keynote
    17.00
      - 17.30
    Prototype Startups
    Andrew Hyde

    DEAKIN EDGE

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      17.00 - 17.30
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    17.00
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    Prototype Startups
    Andrew Hyde

    DEAKIN EDGE

    • KeynotePrototype Startups
      Andrew Hyde
      17.00 - 17.30

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  • // 9 FEB 2017

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

    FS ATRIUM DEAKIN EDGE ACMI CUBE BEERDELUXE GRILL
    09.00
    EXPO
    09.00
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  • // 10 FEB 2017

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

    FS ATRIUM DEAKIN EDGE ACMI CUBE BEERDELUXE GRILL ACMI STUDIO
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    09.00
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