As the growth of Pause 2017 into Australia’s premier event for those interested in the convergence of the business, tech, and creative spheres has shown, the Australian startup ecosystem has come in leaps and bounds over the last few years. Where the terms ‘startup’ and ‘innovation’ were essentially unknown five or six years ago and […]
‘Empathy’ is defined by the Merriam-Webster dictionary as “the action of understanding, being aware of, being sensitive to, and vicariously experiencing the feelings, thoughts, and experience of another of either the past or present without having the feelings, thoughts, and experience fully communicated in an objectively explicit manner”. This definition, not closely associated with the […]
It had long been an open secret in the tech world that diversity was a problem; that much was clear to see by simply stepping into the office of any tech company or startup coworking space.
Tesla and SpaceX may take up most of the headlines, but Hyperloop is yet another Elon Musk invention that may just change the world if it is brought to life. Leaving planes, trains, and automobiles in the rearview mirror, the Hyperloop is a concept for a high-speed transportation system. The concept consists of pressurised capsules, […]
The youngest person to ever speak at Pause, Rebecca Rusinovic started the journey to launch Bahama Belle when she was just 13 years old.
It had long been an open secret in the tech world that diversity was a problem; that much was clear to see by simply stepping into the office of any tech company or startup coworking space. There has been a shift, however, over the last year, with organisations beginning to acknowledge their poor efforts to […]
A way to invoke creativity is getting out of the office once in awhile and meeting with other like-minded people. Inspiration comes from others and what people have done before you, and it’s festivals like Pause that truly drive and facilitate that all important collaboration.
Australia’s most progressive digital innovation festival Pause is hitting Melbourne on the 13th to 16th of February 2014. As the Southern Hemisphere’s answer to SXSW, Pause Fest 2014 will take place at the Federation Square across four days, showcasing innovation from a range of digital industries.