Pause Fest 2020

Business Event

5 Feb 2020 to 7 Feb 2020

Join 2,000 thinkers and makers at the world’s leading festival for business and creativity. Pause Fest is an independent, industry-driven movement with a mission to bring diverse intelligence together to fuel the next generation forward.

3 Days, 4 Stages, 200 Speakers, 30 International Speakers, 24 Workshops, 16 Panels, 30 Startups, 30 Tracks of Content and Tech Garden Expo.

Pause Fest has been described as ‘Australia’s SXSW’, ‘Octoberfest for business’ and ‘Woodstock for digital natives’. In 2019, the event welcomed over 500 startups, 1500 businesses and over 24 media outlets from across Australia. In fact, over the course of nine years, the event has seen 65,000 movers, shakers and creative change-makers come through its doors.

Pause Fest have already announced Adidas, Territory Studio and MESA with others to come from Lego, Disney, Google, Amazon, UberAir, Nest, NASA, Atlassian, R/GA, Netflix, Adobe and many more.

Pause Fest provides an environment in which you can learn how to be more innovative and then apply those learnings to your everyday business. No matter the industry you’re in, you should pause to learn, network and grow.


Bar Cafe Carpark Coach Parking Conference/Convention Facilities Disabled access available Free Wifi Kiosk Non Smoking Public Toilet Restaurant Shop


From AU$95.00

Event Times

5 Feb 2020 to 7 Feb 2020

Annual Event


Melbourne Conference and Exhibition Centre

1 Convention Centre Place, South Wharf, 3006

Nearby Accommodation

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Sheraton Melbourne Hotel

Sheraton Melbourne Hotel


One Bedroom Deluxe King Suite

Stamford Plaza Melbourne


Exterior Four Points

Four Points by Sheraton Melbourne Docklands

Docklands, Melbourne

Solar heated, summer months only

Quest St Kilda Bayside

St Kilda West, Port Phillip

2 Bedroom Premier Spa Suite

Rydges Melbourne


Heritage Queen Room

The Victoria Hotel Melbourne


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