Tech in Gov has up to 10 heavily subsidised start-up pods available within the exhibition for small Australian start-ups that meet the approval of the Tech in Gov team as well as the criteria below.

This is an excellent opportunity to learn about the government ecosystem as well as meet investors, venture capitalists, angels, government officials and potential customers, and to network with fellow start-up entrepreneurs.



  • Less than 7 employees
  • Revenue <$500K p.a.
  • Less than 2 years in business
  • Must be a government technology driven product/service/solution
  • Solution must be market-ready
  • Never exhibited at Tech in Gov before


  • 1m x 1m stand (Pod) with lighting and carpet
  • 1 x lockable counter
  • 1 x bar stool
  • Company name on stand signage (top panel)
  • 60 word listing in the Tech in Gov event app and online directory
  • Logo and link featured on the Tech in Gov website
  • 2 x exhibitor passes


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Subsidised Start-Up Package: $2,000 + GST
Public Liability Insurance*: $225 + GST

* All exhibitors need to provide a $20 million public liability cover certificate for the period of the exhibition to meet venue requirements. Alternatively, this can be purchased via the Tech in Gov organisers, Terrapinn Australia Pty Ltd.