Explore, Celebrate & Innovate

AWISE.World - Innovation Summit & EXPO

The AWISE.World Innovation Summit & EXPO is run annually in North East Victoria to explore, celebrate, and learn about advancements in Innovation locally, nationally, and globally. This year we looked at how these advancements are impacting society and how we can embrace them for an optimistic and positive future.

AWISE.World 2019 Sponsors

This year's amazing line up of AWISE events, speakers, and workshops has been made possible thanks to the support of the following sponsors

2019 Innovation Summit

In 2019 the Innovation Summit & EXPO was rebranded to AWISE.World (or The Albury-Wodonga Innovation Summit & EXPO). The AWISE.World event was held at The Cube in Wodonga on Wednesday 4th September 2019.

Thanks to all the partners, sponsors, speakers, exhibitors, and of course attendees that made the 2019 event possible and a special thanks to Victor Perton (The Optimism Man) for providing his uplifting master of ceremonies services and asking us all….what makes you optimistic?

For more information on this year’s event check out the Event Wrap page.

The Optimism Man

We’re still compiling the videography for 2019. Once it’s available we’ll post a wrap video here.

2018 Innovation Summit

The 2018 Innovation Summit & EXPO was held in Wodonga on Friday 7th September 2018. The day comprised a workshop delivered by Google in the morning followed by an afternoon Innovation Summit which included presentations on Innovation in Energy, the Internet of Things (IoT), Augmented Reality, Recruiting and Retaining Talent in the Modern Workforce and more.

Above is a brief recap video of the 2018 Innovation Summit & EXPO hosted in Wodonga on 7th September 2018

2017 Innovation Summit

The 2017 Innovation Summit & EXPO was held in Benalla on Thursday 31st August 2017. The day comprised a think tank of regional co-working followed by an afternoon workshop delivered by Google and an evening Innovation Summit which included presentations on Innovation in Energy, Building an Innovation Culture, Innovation Coworking, Retail Marketing, Digital Marketing and more.

Above is a brief recap video of the 2017 Innovation Summit & EXPO hosted in Benalla on 31st August 2017

AWISE.World is run as part of the North East Digital Innovation Festival (NEDIF). This year marked was the 3rd annual NEDIF and which ran from Friday 23rd August to Friday 6th September to coincide with the Victorian Governments DIF (Digital Innovation Festival)

For more information about NEDIF and the other events running during the festival please visit the NEDIF websiteIf you have any queries about this event or the NEDIF program please contact Regional Business Hubs or drop in to TheHUB Wodonga.

Want to participate in future events as a speaker, exhibitor, or sponsor. Please get in touch and we’ll be pleased to keep you in the loop regarding upcoming opportunities to engage in the region.