The competition for enterprise and creativity, Pause Fest, has confirmed the occasion will run in 2021 – and will probably be its largest to this point.
Pause Fest 2021 – named Adjustments – will migrate from its Melbourne house to the net world for the primary time, working 1-12 March 2021. The competition could have a deal with how the most effective leaders are constructed within the hardest of instances and our agility to reply and adapt to speedy modifications.
The Digital Pageant Expertise
Pause Fest’s transition to the net area means the competition is anticipated to drag its largest crowd to this point. There will probably be 20,000 tickets made obtainable because the competition is ready to open itself as much as a very world viewers. In a significant improvement, Pause Fest can be donating as much as 10,000 competition tickets to the not-for-profit (NFP) sector.
Subsequent 12 months’s competition goes to be in contrast to another digital occasion expertise.
“Pause Fest has all the time been on the forefront of what’s new and thrilling,” mentioned George Hedon, its founder and CEO. “Shifting the occasion on-line doesn’t imply it’s Pause Fest on Zoom – no manner. Subsequent 12 months’s competition goes to be in contrast to another digital occasion expertise. We stay dedicated to delivering a competition that’s as bespoke and awe-inspiring because the years earlier than.”
“Pause Fest has all the time strived to carry innovation into the on a regular basis and for everybody. Expertise opens up so many new alternatives to reinforce accessibility. Shifting the competition on-line completely transforms how many individuals we are able to attain out to. Subsequent 12 months, we are able to really welcome anybody and everybody to Pause Fest.
“We’re making a gift of as much as 10,000 tickets to our companions within the not-for-profit sector, price $750,000. These will exit to a variety of backgrounds which were deprived, deterred or discriminated from totally collaborating on the earth of tech and innovation. We’re all about democratising entry to innovation. To use, please go to the web site and fill within the expression of curiosity.”
Audio system Line Up
Attendees could have the chance to have interaction and work together with over 100 audio system from Australia and world wide, bringing collectively progressive minds from the worldwide enterprise, tech and inventive neighborhood.
- Danielle Krettek, Principal and Founder, Google Empathy Lab (USA)
- Dirk Ahlborn, CEO, HyperloopTT (USA)
- Christopher Gerty, Exploration Spacesuit (xEMU) Informatics Lead, NASA (USA)
- Lee Hatton, Govt Vice President, Afterpay (AUS)
- Myleeta Aga Williams, Director – Content material, Netflix (Singapore).
Our aim is to create a program that offers attendees extra invaluable content material, versatile viewing choices and alternatives to have interaction with each facet of all the competition.
“As an alternative of our standard three day format, Pause Fest 2021 will happen over a fortnight. All the classes will probably be 50 per cent shorter than standard, as we all know our on-line consideration span is proscribed. Our aim is to create a program that offers attendees extra invaluable content material, versatile viewing choices and alternatives to have interaction with each facet of all the competition.”
Extra bulletins on the specialised programming session sorts and full speaker line up will probably be made later this 12 months.
Tickets are on sale right here. NFP organisations are invited to fill in an expression of curiosity right here to use to the 10,000 ticket giveaway.