To expo at SouthStart is FREE for startups,
with limited capacity.
SouthStart Conference 2017 Expo
The SouthStart Startup Expo provides entrepreneurs and startups the opportunity to showcase their business and products to investors, entrepreneurs and other international conference and expo attendees.
To expo at SouthStart is FREE for tech startups, with limited capacity. You need to be an early stage tech startup, have a unique product/service delivered through and driven by technology, complete the application form, and be selected as one of the expo participants.
The Startup Expo will run from 8.30 am to 6 pm on Thursday, 6 July 2017 at the Adelaide Convention Centre.
To attend the expo is FREE for everyone, come and meet the startups!
Frequently Asked Questions
How Many People will I get to pitch to?
If you are selected as a finalist you will be pitching on the main stage to over 500 people!
How long will I have to pitch?
You will have exactly 4 mins. We don’t want to have to cut you off so make sure you practice beforehand. We will give you a 3 minute notification, and will cut you off at 4 minutes if you haven’t finished your pitch.
Will I get to use my own pitch deck?
Absolutely! We will ask you to send in your final pitch deck ONE WEEK before the conference so that it can be sequenced with the pitch order number and ready for you on the day.
How many team members can be on stage during the pitch
You may have a maximum of 3 team members on stage, please note all team members will need to purchase regular tickets.
How will the winner be chosen?
The overall winner will be selected by the judges vote following the completion of the pitch, there will also be a 2nd prize and a peoples choice prize voted by the audience.