CeBIT hosts the largest start-up showcase in Asia-Pacific. Over 100 tech focused. Start-up businesses get the unique opportunity to present their product and services to potential customers, investors or partners over three days at the region’s most significant business technology event.
In 2018 the CeBIT StartUp space will undergo a significant revamp, with a limited number of co-working spaces made available to StartUp hubs, incubators, corporate StartUp cohorts and shared workspace communities. These spaces are heavily subsidised by CeBIT to enable the showcasing of the very latest tech talent and ideas in Australia.
The CeBIT StartUp area will also host its very own presentation stage called the FutureTech Stage. Across the event it will host four future tech focussed conference programs, all free and available to anyone who enters the CeBIT exhibition.
What’s taking place?
For three full days in the heart of Sydney’s CBD, CeBIT offers a full range of learning and networking opportunities including the FutureTech stage, the CeBIT StartUp Conference and PitchFest.
Tuesday 15th May
The FutureTech Stage will feature free to attend seminars focussed on IoT & FinTech.
Wednesday 16th May
The FutureTech Stage will feature free to attend seminars focussed on AI and machine learning, the globally renowned FU Night and networking drinks.
Thursday 17th May
Asia Pacific’s largest start-up event, the CeBIT StartUp Conference and PitchFest will once again host Australia’s most innovative technology providers.
The CeBIT StartUp Conference
The CeBIT StartUp conference will once again deliver a series of inspirational sessions looking at the start-up community here in Australia. What will it take to help grow this burgeoning community of entrepreneurs. How can those starting out in this world make the most of the framework that already exists to foster growth and innovation?
The CeBIT PitchFest
Our renowned PitchFest returns in 2018 to give ten of our StartUp exhibitors the opportunity to pitch their product to an experienced panel of judges in front of a large audience of fellow start-ups, investors and potential customers.
The CeBIT StartUp Exhibition Zone
Undergoing significant change for 2018, the CeBIT StartUp Exhibition Zone will feature new opportunities for start-ups to showcase their ideas solo, or within our new Co-Working Zones
StartUp Co-Working Zone
Network with fellow start-ups, VCs and angels in one of our limited co-working spaces. These newly added features to the CeBIT StartUp Exhibition Zone will expose your start-up to enterprise level technology investors looking to learn about the latest technologies that are changing business.
What are the criteria?
Co-Working spaces supporting businesses must also ensure participants have:
$10,000 + GST
Inclusive of white ash laminated timber flooring
$12,000 + GST
CeBIT StartUp Exhibition Zone
If you are not currently part of an incubator or start-up community and wish to participate at CeBIT Australia across the three days of the exhibition then a limited number of start-up stands are also available.
What does it cost?
Subsidised StartUp Exhibition Zone stands cost
$550 + GST
Public liability insurance costs $237 + GST
What are the criteria?
Due to heavy demand the subsidised stands sell out fast. To avoid disappointment, complete the online expression of interest form now to be considered in the selection process. We will respond to applicants after the 31st of January 2018.