Innovation & Start-Up Zone

 

With the explosion of new and innovative companies over the past 12 months, the National Roads & Traffic Expo 2019 presents one of the biggest opportunities in the country. Join or visit the Innovation & Start-Up Zone to meet ground-breaking start-ups in the Roads, Traffic & Infrastructure industry.

Investors come to the Innovation & Start-Up Zone to find their next unicorn. The Media attends to look for their next story. Companies come to look for partnerships and acquisitions. With Start-Ups from all over Australia, you need to be here too. Come along and meet the world’s newest innovators.

 

Apply to Join our Innovation & Start-Up Zone  

*To enquire about the Innovation & Start-Up Zone, please select OTHER from the drop down menu.

2019 Pitch Fest Judges

 

 

Stephen Baxter
CEO
Transition Level Investments

Stephanie Salter
Director for the Future Transport Digital Accelerator
Transport for NSW

Emily Rich
Managing Director Startups
Microsoft

Trevor Folsom
Co-Founder and Chairman
Investible

 
 

PITCH FEST

 

We will be running a Pitch Fest competition to crown the best Road Transport Start-up for 2020

This is an opportunity to present a 5-minute pitch in a competition between other transport Start-Ups and judged by our expert panel. There are also prizes for the best pitch:

  • A 9m 2 Stand at the 2020 National Roads & Traffic Expo in Sydney
  • A paid trip to visit and attend MOVE 2020 in London
 

Want to Join our Innovation & Start-up Zone?

The Roads & Traffic Expo has up to 15 heavily subsidised Innovation & Start-Up Pods available within the exhibition for small Australian start-ups that meet the approval of the Expo Management Team , as well as the criteria below.

This is an excellent opportunity to gain exposure, network, attract investment and get valuable feedback from the broader construction, traffic management and MaaS community. Meet venture capitalists, angel investors, government officials and potential customers, as well as network with fellow innovative start-up entrepreneurs.

 

Criteria:

  • Less than 7 employees
  • Revenue <$500K p.a.
  • Less than 2 years in business
  • Must be an educational technology driven product/service/solution
  • Solution must be market-already
  • Never exhibited at Roads & Traffic Expo before


Inclusions:

  • 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 event app and online directory
  • Logo and link featured on the event website
  • 2 exhibitor passes

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$2,000 (including GST and Public Liability Insurance*)
Add $3,000 for 5 minute Pitch-Fest Presentation

* All exhibitors need to provide a $20 million public liability cover certificate for the period of the exhibition to meet venue requirements.

Apply to Join our Innovation & Start-Up Zone

*To enquire about the Innovation & Start-Up Zone, please select OTHER from the drop down menu.