Space, blockchain and unicorns: our full [conference] program is here!

southstart [conference] takes place 20-21 November at Adelaide Convention Centre. Expect Shark Tank’s Steve Baxter, Tea Uglow from Google Creative Lab, Techstars’ Brad Feld, Culture Amp’s Didier Elzinga… and more. Did you hear the news? We’ve revealed our full 2019 […]

Over the next 5 days, we’re donating 50% of profits from ticket sales to OzHarvest. Here’s why.

We’re proud supporters of OzHarvest, Australia’s leading food rescue organisation. Each week, they rescue over 180 tonnes of quality surplus food from more than 3,700 food donors including supermarkets, restaurants, cafes and hotels, and delivers directly to more than 1300 […]

From robots on farms to cultivated meat: can AgTech solve the climate crisis?

A special AgTech stream at _southstart [conference] is set to explore how AI, big data, biotech, robotics and other emerging technologies play a role in transforming agriculture – known as “the world’s least digitised industry” – and have the potential […]

Blockchain: the next great disruptor? Here are the blockchain experts coming to Adelaide for _southstart this month.

Scan the news on any given day, and it seems there’s a headline related to blockchain: whether it’s about China embracing the technology, how blockchain can deliver financial aid to those who need it most, or other new tools it […]

We’re heading to Peel Street for a Supper Party night – and you’re invited!

Here’s an invite too good to pass up. On the night of 20 November, we’re hosting a special celebration on Peel Street. In collaboration with our partners Ord Minnett & AWS, we invite you to come along to our Startup Supper Party night, sprawled across a range of venues in the much-loved laneway. […]

Explore space at _southstart: here are the experts from NASA, the Australian Space Agency and more coming to the festival!

Australia’s human-first technology festival _southstart will play host to international and local space industry experts when the [conference] arrives at the Adelaide Convention Centre on 20 – 21 November. Not since the Apollo program took humanity to the moon over […]

A Riverside Club is coming to Adelaide this week for _southstart festival ☀️

Expect sunshine, food and activities at the River Torrens. On 20 – 21 November at the River Torrens (by the Adelaide Convention Centre), our Riverside Club will run from 12:30pm to 2:30pm as part of _southstart [conference]! We’ve teamed up […]