EXACTLY WHAT
AUSTRALIA NEEDED


At Pause Fest, you will meet humans from the likes of Qantas, Nine Powered, Dentsu, BBD, eftpos, Telstra, ANZ, Coles, EY, Wrays, Mini, Startmate, Origin Energy, StartupsAUS, UniSuper, Medibank, WeWork, CSIRO, plus a growing list of luminaries in the tech, creative and business worlds.

Not forgetting the media: The New York Times, Business Insider, WIRED UK, Tech Crunch, SmartCompany, AdNews, B&T, The Australian, AFR, The Age and more will all be in attendance...

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WHY TOP COMPANIES PARTNER WITH US

Many forward-thinking companies, iconic brands, tech giants and global leaders from different industries have decided to join Pause Fest. There is a reason for that.


THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

What can be more powerful than your voice on our stage, driving the conversations that pave the way for the
future and filled with insights and practical magic?

BRAND AWARENESS

Give our attendees the experience and taste of your product or service in the
environment buzzing with innovation and creativity.

LEAD GENERATION

It's not about the size; it's the quality that matters. Our 2,000 forward-thinking,
hungry go-getters from creative, tech and business industries are ready.

TALENT ACQUISITION

50% of our attendees are looking for a new opportunity. If you are looking for new talent,
there is a good chance you will find your best candidate at the event.

PRODUCT LAUNCH

Early adoption is our thing. Get your product in our audience's hands, and they
will thank you for it. We love to be the event where they see or experience your product for the very first time.

NETWORKING

What happens when the entire innovation and entrepreneurial ecosystem come
together? Well, they build businesses and drink beers.



“MY TEAM WAS BLOWN AWAY, AS I WAS, BY THE DIVERSITY OF THINKING AND THE CREATIVITY OF THE WAY PAUSE APPROACHES COMPLEX IDEAS.”


Marcus Nance
Delivery Lead for the Movember Foundation (Speaker)





“WE HAD A FANTASTIC TIME AND HAD ACTUALLY OUR MOST NUMBER OF DEMOS DONE AT AN EVENT EVER, WITH A RECORD BREAKING 600+ PEOPLE TRY THE NURAPHONE.”



Rebecca Florence
PR, Events and Partnerships, nuraphone (Sponsor)

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LEADERS

Get down to business. For companies or pros looking beyond the horizon, business growth and development, team building, potential clients and new talent.

Exclusive for companies, businesses, scaleups, government organisations and corporates who are looking to stay ahead of the curve, connect to startups, discover new talents or clients, team building and rewarding, business development and gaining forecast trends and insights.


EXPLORERS

Find new horizons. For the pros seeking the next step in their careers, trends, new ideas, collaborators and inspirations.

Exclusive for professionals, employees, freelancers, consultants and educators who are looking to upskill, get new work, collaborate, connect to corporates or startups, find a job or a new client and learn something new. All for personal and professional growth and inspiration.


CREATORS

Build your future. For founders looking for new experiences, traction, co-founders, connections, mentors and investors.

Exclusive for early-stage founders, designers, students, developers who are looking to expand their circles and tap into a wider network that will help them commercialise their ideas. Ideal for discovering co-founders, mentors or investors, new skills building, peer-to-peer advice and inspiration.

ONLY FOR THE CURIOUS MINDS

Top-notch speakers, endless innovation and high-fives.

Progressive workshops and extraordinary experiences.

Leading startups, VCs, Pause Incubator and Tech Garden Expo.

Non-awkward networking and mentoring sessions.

Classy VIP dinner and business breakfast.

Hottest after-party and ongoing entertainment.

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KEYNOTES

From local heroes to global dominators, together on a few stages in half an hour.

PANELS

Hear from leaders as they discuss, and debate, on the trending topics and conversations from the industry.

FUCK-UPS

We all failed at something… understand and learn from the leaders as they share all the highs and lows from their experiences.

FIRESIDE

There is nothing better than having a front-row seat when two titans collide in one epic journey. Be there to hear it.

WALKING TALKS

As long as you can walk and talk, these are the perfect opportunity for you to not only discuss the subject but meet the people

CASE STUDIES

Sometimes the best way to learn is through challenges, insights and perspectives.

WORKSHOPS

Hands-on and interactive workshops are the best way to pick up a skill or two. Places are limited to 30 participants, and the workshops run for about 1-2 hours.