Meet your innovation heros.


Make memorable connections.


See the next frontier.

Hopefully we’ve answered most of your questions below! If we haven’t, please feel free to get in touch and challenge our friendly staff on 03 9663 3093 or at team@tech23.com.au.

Registrations are available online or feel free to call to us on 03 9663 3093 and we can assist over the phone with registrations and payment.


Our ticket prices vary, to see the full price options click here!

Please note that there are discounted rates for Entrepreneurs, Government Funded organisations and Students

No, just head to our registration desk at the event on your arrival and we’ll be waiting with your nametag and Conference pack 🙂
No problem. Please drop us an email on team@tech23.com.au or give our friendly staff a call on 03 9663 3093 with the details of who will be replacing you and we’ll look after it from there.
Give written notice to accounts@teamslatts.com.au, prior to Monday 24 September 2018 , and we’ll happily issue a refund for any cancellation of single tickets. All refunds will incur a AUD50 administration fee. This fee will be deducted from the refund amount. Refunds are not provided for any cancellation received after Monday 24 September 2018 or for non-attendance on the day.
You can make updates to your registration by following the personalised link in your confirmation email. If your confirmation email is lost in the void, don’t worry! Contact our team at team@tech23.com.au with your updates and we can look after it for you.
Getting there
Are you driving? Coming by train, bus or boat? Click here for more details on how to get to the venue, from any which way (minus the boat…)!
There are limited side street metered car parking spots available. Alternatively, there is a Wilsons Parking station on the corner of Goulburn and Elizabeth Street, or a Secure Parking station at 55 Holt Street (keep in mind the closing time is 7pm). The Auditorium is a short walk from both parking stations.
If you’re looking for accommodation around The Auditorium, you may like to consider the following hotels:

  • The Paramount House Hotel
    A four minute walk from the Auditorium on 80 Commonwealth Street, Surry Hills. To make a booking please visit the weblink or phone +61 2 9211 1222.
  • Adina Surry Hills
    Adina, Surry Hills is a ten minute walk from the Auditorium on 59 Crown St, Surry Hills . To make a booking please visit the weblink or phone +61 2 8302 1000
  • Veriu Central
    This hotel is a four minute walk from the Auditorium on 75 Wentworth Ave, Surry Hills. To make a booking please visit the weblink or phone +61 1300 293 836. For a special 15% off discount, use our code ‘15TECH23’ at the time of booking.
Program & Networking
Registration will open from 8:30am with tea and coffee being available upon arrival. The presentations will run between 9:00am to approximately 5:00pm, following with networking, drinks (and nibbles!).
Tech23 brings together a magic mix of entrepreneurs, investors, innovators, government representatives, corporates, curious minds, as well as those that wear many hats! Brimming with goodwill built over 10 years, Tech23 is proud to be a national forum dedicated to supporting Australia’s deep tech ecosystem. At Tech23 you never know who you might meet!
If you would like to get in touch with a presenter, we encourage you to go up and speak to them on the day – nothing is better than a face to face! If you couldn’t quite find them in the crowd, please contact us at team@tech23.com.au or call us on 03 9663 3093.
To see our list of Industry Leaders and their impressive achievements click here. Industry leaders generously give their time to be at Tech23 to listen to presentations and then share their experience, offer advice, ask questions to get to the potential!
To see our list of 23 national deep-tech young companies click here!
Yes, all the presentations will be filmed and made available to all the attendees post-event, provided presenters have given their permission. Videos of the previous Tech23 presentations are available through Youtube and can be viewed here: www.youtube.com/user/SlatteryIT.
Given the response of past years, Tech23 2018 is expected to attract an audience of over 400 potential clients, customers and investors.

Definitely! Complimentary WiFi is provided by The Auditorium, perfect for emails and standard internet browsing. We’ll have all the login details noted around the venue for you on the day. While there is no working space per-se, there is an atrium area at the venue which has seating and is quiet during sessions.
Yes! Morning Tea, Afternoon Tea and Lunch will be provided with tea and coffee to be served on arrival and throughout the day.

Don’t forget to stick around for the networking drinks at the end of the day!

There will be plenty of vegetarian and gluten-free food available for breaks and at Lunch but if you wish for us to cater for any specific dietary requirements, or have any other needs we should be aware of, please let us know early at accounts@teamslatts.com.au.
Yes. All Slatterys events (and partner events) are subject to the Slatterys’ Community Charter. Please check it out for guidance on what kind of environments and values are nurtured at our events.
At Tech23, there will be a professional photographer and videographer. We also invite media to attend the event so please be aware that your photo may be taken during the event. Please get in touch before or after the event if this causes you concern.
The general dress code for Tech23 is smart casual.
In an effort to be waste-wise, we encourage you to bring a water bottle which can be refilled at drink stations at the venue. If you have business cards, don’t forget to bring them! Other than that, bring a smile and your generous self – be prepared to talk and share with others. Remember that meeting you might be one of the best things that happens to someone at Tech23 – be prepared to connect with lots of exciting people!
Thank you for your interest in supporting the Australian deep tech industry! We’ve created a flyer that you can download and send across to your network. We are also on socials like Twitter and Linkedin, where you can share or repost our updates. If you are tweeting, please use the #Tech23.

Download the Tech23 flyer here


It’s free to apply!


It’s free to apply!