THE FESTIVAL IS A WEEK LONG CELEBRATION SHOWCASING TECHNOLOGY IN TASMANIA AND THE CAPABILITIES THAT ALREADY EXISTS 'ON ISLAND'.

FutureFest Program

15

Monday

LAUNCH BREAKFAST

6:45 – 8:15 AM
Enterprize – Launceston

LAUNCH BREAKFAST

8:00 – 9:00 AM
The Mill Atrium – Hobart

SHIP SIMULATOR AND GIGABIT

10:00 – 11:00 AM
Legana – Launceston

GAMEDEV DAY

11:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Enterprize – Launceston

DISRUPTION IN TECHNOLOGY SERVICES

12:00 – 1:30 PM
Enterprize – Hobart

AI AND THE FUTURE

2:00 – 3:30 PM
Enterprize – Hobart

SPLASH-BACK HISTORY AND FUTURE DIRECTIONS

3:30 – 5:00 PM
Enterprize – Hobart

MENTAL HEALTH AND TECHNOLOGY

4:00 – 5:30 PM
The Gold Bar – Hobart

GAMEDEV PANEL

4:30 – 5:30 PM
Enterprize – Launceston

UPITCH: BACKING THE FUTURE

5:30 – 8:30 PM
IMAS – Hobart

FROM WASTE TO WEALTH, AN INTRODUCTION TO BIOGAS

5:30 – 7:30 PM
Co-work – Launceston

FAMILY CODE CLUB

5:30 – 6:30 PM
Enterprize – Hobart

TASGDS PRESENTATION

7:00 – 8:30 PM
Enterprize – Hobart

16

Tuesday

TEACHING TEACHERS TO INTEGRATE VIRTUAL REALITY

9:00 – 11:00 AM
Eaglecrest Technologies – Launceston

YOUNG IT PROFESSIONALS HALF-DAY CONFERENCE

9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Enterprize – Hobart

AUTOMATION IN AQUACULTURE

9:30 – 10:30 AM
Tassal Marine Board Building – Hobart

ACCEPTING CRYPTOCURRENCIES IN YOUR BUSINESS IN 2 EASY STEPS

10:00 – 10:45 AM
Enterprize – Launceston

HOW TO PAY YOUR STAFF COME OF THEIR WAGES IN BITCOIN IN 1 EASY STEP

11:00 – 11:45 AM
Enterprize – Launceston

TRENDS IN DIGITAL LEARNING

11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Sprout Labs – Hobart

CYBER SECURITY – IT’S NOT JUST BLACK & WHITE

12:15 – 1:00 PM
Enterprize – Launceston

BE PROGRAM AND CATALIIZE (PART 1)

2:00 – 5:00 PM
Enterprize – Hobart

TEACH YOURSELF CODE

5:00 – 7:00 PM
Enterprize – Launceston

BE PROGRAM AND CATALIIZE (PART 2)

5:00 – 7:00 PM
Enterprize – Hobart

INTRO TO POWER BI

5:00 – 8:30 PM
Enterprize – Hobart

CYBER SECURITY – IT’S NOT JUST BLACK & WHITE

5:15 – 6:00 PM
Enterprize – Launceston

TASSIE GAMEDEV SHOWCASE

6:00 – 8:00 PM
Enterprize – Launceston

17

Wednesday

BE PROGRAM AND CATALIIZE (PART 1)

9:00 – 11:00 AM
Enterprize – Hobart

ENTERPRIZE OPEN DAY

10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Enterprize – Hobart & Launceston

RACT WOMEN IN INNOVATION

12:00 – 2:00 PM
Alceme Urban Retreat – Hobart

INTRO TO STARTUPS AND ENTERPRIZE

12:15 – 1:00 PM
Enterprize – Launceston

BE PROGRAM AND CATALIIZE (PART 2)

2:00 – 5:00 PM
Enterprize – Hobart

ROPEBOT WITH MAKERBOT

2:00 – 3:40 PM
Enterprize – Hobart

PROPERTY OWNERSHIP & BLOCKCHAIN

4:00 – 5:00 PM
Enterprize – Hobart

MODERN MARKETING MEETUP

5:00 – 7:00 PM
Enterprize – Hobart

FIRESIDE CHAT WITH KIM SEAGRAM

6:00 – 9:00 PM
Enterprize – Launceston

HEALTH SECTOR ROUND TABLE DISCUSSIONS

5:00 – 8:00 PM
CSIRO – Hobart

ADULTS CODE CLUB

7:00 – 9:00 PM
Enterprize – Hobart

18

Thursday

TEACHING TEACHERS TO INTEGRATE VIRTUAL REALITY

9:00 – 11:00 AM
Eaglecrest Technologies – Launceston

WHAT IS THE INTERNET OF THINGS

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Enterprize – Hobart

CYBER SECURITY – IT’S NOT JUST BLACK & WHITE

12:30 – 2:00 PM
Enterprize – Hobart

RESPONSIVE ART INSTALLATION

2:00 – 5:00 PM
Sprout Labs – Hobart

LIVE TILES: STORY OF A STARTUP

3:00 – 5:00 PM
LiveTiles – Hobart

REAL SAFETY, REAL SIMPLE

4:30 – 5:30 PM
Enterprize – Hobart

WHAT’S YOUR INNOVATION STORY

5:45 – 8:30 PM
RACT House – Hobart

PANEL DISCUSSION: THE FUTURE OF WORK

6:00 – 7:00 PM
Enterprize – Launceston

THE PHILOSOPHY OF EXCHANGE RELATIONSHIPS IN TECHNOLOGY

7:00 – 9:00 PM
Enterprize – Hobart

19

Friday

TASICT CONFERENCE

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wrest Point – Hobart

RESPONSIVE ART INSTALLATION

2:00 – 5:00 PM
Sprout Labs – Hobart

ENTERPRIZE FUTUREFEST NETWORKING NIGHT

5:30 – 7:30 PM
Enterprize – Launceston

TASICT GALA DINNER

6:00 – 10:00 PM
Wrest Point – Hobart

Join FutureFest 2018

FutureFest, 15-19th of October 2018, will be a week long celebration of Technology in
Tasmania. It is the result of a collaboration with TasICT (peak industry body), Enterprize
Tasmania (Start-Up Hub), Australian Computer Society (ACS), UTAS, TasTAFE, Data 61 and
a large number of corporate sponsors and members.

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