What is Hybrid World Adelaide?
4 – 8 Oct 2017

Hybrid World Adelaide is a digital playground for all ages and expertise.

Hybrid World Adelaide (HWA) is an exciting new technology festival and a first for South Australia. Across five days, a myriad of public activities, a conference and a development lab for new projects and inventions, explore the many ways the real and digital worlds are intertwined.

We’re saying Hello_Future and looking at what lies ahead, from a multitude of angles; from space and biotech, to gaming and esports; drones and robots; blockchain and cybersecurity; agritech and artificial intelligence.

Hybrid World Adelaide gives the public the chance to try, discuss, create and enjoy a showcase of local innovation and international talent.

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Trailer soundtrack ‘All you need’ courtesy of PINES, a South Australian electronic duo

Latest News

31 August 2017 Hybrid World Adelaide Announces Japanese Robot Maverick To Headline Conference
Famed roboticist and “maverick of android science” Japan’s Hiroshi Ishiguro will talk about a robotic society and the future at Hybrid World Adelaide this October.


Get tickets now for a glimpse into the future for you and your business, industry or job. What will it look like in 10 years, 20 years and beyond? What new problems are you going to face as reality and the digital worlds collide, and automation, space technology and medical possibilities expand beyond what we think is possible?

Digital leaders, university students, ceos, cios, business owners: you’re all invited to join digital pioneer and Hybrid World Adelaide Creative Director (Industry) Robert Tercek and speakers from across the globe to explore the future.

The Conference kicks off on Wednesday, 4 October with a special opening presentation and party, and there is a full day of speakers on Thursday, 5 October.

It’s all happening within the TAFE SA building at Tonsley Innovation District.

Check out the speakers and buy your tickets now