Thanks to our prize sponsors, the 23 companies presenting at Tech23 had the opportunity to win a range of amazing prizes.
The 23 companies presenting at Tech23 2019 have the opportunity to be awarded these great prizes!
The Addisons Award for the most ‘backable’ team

The winner will receive $5k in cash, plus legal advice to the value of $5k to the most ‘backable’ team.

Winner: HackHunter

Cicada Innovations

The Cicada Innovations Deep Technology Award

The winner will receive $2k cash prize, plus 2 mentoring sessions with the CEO of Cicada Innovations.

Awarded to the best advanced technology company at Tech23.

Growth Design Workshop with CSIRO and Main Sequence Ventures

Spend 1 day with Main Sequence Ventures Partner Phil Morle and a CSIRO research lead in the area of your startup to imagine what else is possible for your company.

Winner: LYRO

Impact Group International
Impact Group International: Strategic Communications Workshop

The winner will receive a half day strategic communications workshop to unlock their story, learn about maximising public relations to speak to potential investors and hone in on their ‘why’.

Winner: ClimateClever

NSW Government
NSW Government
Award for Innovation

The winner will receive
2 x Tickets VIP for StartCon 2019.

Winner: Vantari

M8 Ventures
M8 Ventures' Awesomeness

$500 cash prize, with lunch and mentor session with M8 Ventures VC partners (Alan Jones and Emily Rich) for the company with the most surprising and delightful use of tech.


Tech23 Innovation Excellence Award

Awarded to the Tech23 company whose technology demonstrates the highest level of innovation and originality.

Tech23 Greatest Potential Award

Awarded to the Tech23 company whose technology is deemed to demonstrate the most potential.

Tech23 People’s Choice Award

This special award is decided by the audience!

And more!

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