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Emerge 2020 – STEM Tech & Careers Expo (NSW) – POSTPONED

March 26 - 2:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Do you have a passion for deep technology? Are you curious what new advancements are being made by start-ups which will shape the industries of the future?

Or, are you looking for a new job opportunity to work for one of the start-ups, scale ups or innovative corporates who are creating these new deep technologies?

Cicada Innovations is opening its doors for the annual Emerge – STEM Careers & Tech Expo.  Sponsored by the City of Sydney this event will showcase deep tech start-ups, scale ups, special guest speakers and a range of cool deep technology exhibitions for you to explore first hand what is being developed here in Australia that will shape the industries of the future.

Furthermore, these companies are looking to hire! There will be over 30+ exhibiting deep tech start-ups, scale ups and innovative corporates at Emerge which are actively recruiting employees and interns.

The Emerge event will consist of two parts: an afternoon tech exhibition flowing on to an early evening networking evening, come to one or both sessions!

Exhibiting companies include:

 FluroSat, SpeeDx, Morse Micro, CaluminoLivestock Labs, BCAL DiagnosticsLX GroupInvertigro, Emotiv, Mizzen, NeuClone, ezyCollect, Australian Centre for Field Robotics, Space Ops AustraliaHillridge Technology, Loop+   and more!


About Emerge – Tech and STEM Careers Expo:

Building on last year’s hugely successful Emerge event, Cicada Innovations will once again join forces with the university and research community, corporate partners and the deep tech start-up ecosystem to celebrate science-based innovation and promote STEM jobs of the future within industries of the future.

You are invited to explore the possibilities!

At Emerge, you will be able to:

  • Meet with Cicada Innovations’ deep tech startups & check current job opportunities
  • Meet Cicada Innovations’ corporate partners & check current job opportunities
  • Participate in interactive deep technology demonstrations
  • Attend keynote sessions with tech founders and domain experts.
  • Attend knowledge sessions on careers and jobs of the future.


Emerge – STEM Careers Expo Networking evening:

Following the day of exhibitions, Emerge will conclude with a networking event. This is an opportunity for the wider tech ecosystem including start-ups, scale-ups, industry, government and researchers to join us to celebrate Australia’s advancements in deep technology.

To conclude the afternoon of exhibitions at Emerge, Cicada Innovations invites you to stay and enjoy drinks and networking with other STEM-passionate professionals. In the evening you can expect to connect with the 30+ deep technology companies and corporate partners involved in the event. You will also have the opportunity to network with Cicada Innovations’ deep technology entrepreneurs, our corporate partners, our University shareholders and the extended STEM-focussed innovation ecosystem.

At the networking event, we will be joined by Sally-Ann Williams, Cicada Innovations CEO and a special guest speaker!



Emerge event details:

2:00pm: Doors open

2:00pm – 5:00pm: Chat to exhibiting companies who are looking to hire & check out the deep tech demos i

Special guest speakers: Throughout the afternoon you will have a chance to hear from thought-provoking speakers from the deep technology ecosystem.

5:30pm – 7:30pm: Emerge Networking Evening event!

6:00pm: We will be joined by TBA  (Ministerial Address), Sally-Ann Williams, Cicada Innovations CEO and a keynote (TBC)

This is an opportunity for the wider tech ecosystem including start-ups, scale-ups, industry, government and researchers to join us to celebrate Australia’s advancements in deep technology.

More networking, drinks and canapes!


Who is invited:

This event is open to everyone! In particular anyone who is interested in the home-grown transformational technologies and perhaps exploring job opportunities or connections in the deep tech space  –  STEM job seekers, STEM internship seekers, uni students & graduates, PhDs, founders entrepreneurs, researchers industry and general community, you are welcome!

Emerge 2020 Stem Tech & Careers Expo


March 26
2:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Cicada Innovations
4 Cornwallis Street, Eveleigh, NSW 2015
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