Global and Australian Premieres at Pause 2020

In only few days, you will be able to hear-first, learn-first and experience-first some of the most exciting tech news in the country, from climate change augmented reality to launching global products and the rebranding of Australia's digital museum.


REWILD OUR PLANET AR EXPERIENCE

AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE

ReWildPlanet

This activation only aired in New York, London and Singapore - and now you can catch it at Pause Fest for all three days in the Tech Garden Expo. REWILD Our Planet is the social AR experience that asks humanity to take back control and restore balance to the natural world. Developed in partnership with Netflix, World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), Google and local legends PHORIA.



TOP SECRET REVEALING NEXT WEEK!

EXCLUSIVE GLOBAL PRODUCT LAUNCH

Airwallex

We can't tell you much, hopefully you can guess which startup it is from the colour palette below. Next week we promise.



UNVEALING THE NEW ACMI

AUSTRALIAN EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE

ACMI2020

We have been waiting a full year for this grand re/opening of the museum with such an importance to our digital and film culture. Join Seb Chan, Chief Experience Officer of ACMI on NEW stage, day three.



THE POWER OF BUILDING A GLOAL SISTERHOOD

MELBOURNE CHAPTER LAUNCH

WIT

The official kickoff of the Women in Tech Australia Victorian chapter will take place on 6th Feb. The chapter will be led by the Australian ambassador Peace Mitchell. But you can also hear Ayumi Moore Aoki, Founder and President talk on BEYOND stage, day three.



2020 TREND: REALIGNING THE FUNDAMENTALS

AUSTRALIAN EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE

FjordTrends

Bio-hacking to optimise cognitive function is on the horizon. Organisations are racing to be the first ones at unlocking Brain-Computer Interface. Until hybrid computer humans are eventually everyone, and who gets first dibs on the technology and the upgrades? In this session, Prue Jones, Design Director at Fjord will explore these questions as we try and visualise the future of humans and computers. NEXT stage, day one.

 


Art Installations at Pause Fest 2020


TRANCENDANT ALGORITHM

bodhisattva

What would technology be without an art? You can find this two meters tall art piece created by the Japanese artist Shoehei Otomo for SHDW gallery Melbourne  exhibited all three days in the Tech Garden Expo.

 

 

 

UKI: UTILITY KINECTIC INSECT

UKI

An interactive kinetic sculpture animated by electric actuators. Exposed metal exoskeleton, robotic articulations, lighting and surround sound system amalgamate to describe an entomological creature from a prehistoric future. Search for it in Tech Garden Expo for the first two days.

 

 

STREAMING CONSCIOUSNESS

StreamingC

Streaming Consciousness is a digital culture experiment displayed through an interactive visual experience in creative partnership with Twomuch Studio + Nathalie de Valliere. Half social experiment, half exploratory communication model, Streaming Consciousness presents a time capsule of the innermost thoughts of Pause attendees in a digitally-driven world.



This and much more, only at Pause Fest 2020.