We are inviting leading organisations who value digital innovation to help us shape Something Digital in 2022.

If you are interested in participating as a partner, sponsor, open studio host or have some other interesting idea to float past us please do get in touch on or call us on (07) 3666 0924.

We are always keen to find new ways to create mischief with our finest and brightest! 

Collaborative Partners

The Office of the Queensland Chief Entrepreneur (OQCE) is the first of its kind in Australia with a strong goal – to accelerate Queensland through innovation and entrepreneurship.

The Queensland Chief Entrepreneur’s priority areas include:
>> Connecting Queensland’s innovation ecosystem
>> Contracts, not grants
>> Attracting capital
>> Unlocking the Olympic and Paralympic Games  

As Australia’s national science agency, we solve the greatest challenges through innovative science and technology. We are thinkers, problem solvers, leaders.

We blaze new trails of discovery. We aim to inspire the next generation. We collaborate with industry, government, universities and research organisations to turn big ideas into disruptive solutions. We are unlocking a better future. We are CSIRO. 

2022 Partners

The Innovator

Alpha Digital is a leading digital marketing agency driven to help future proof your brand. In the evolving digital marketing landscape, we use curiosity and digital expertise to drive growth.

At Alpha we are specialists in Search Engine Optimisation (SEO), Conversion Rate Optimisation & User Experience (CRO & UX), Content Marketing, Email & Lifecycle Marketing, Video & YouTube Advertising, Social Media Strategy, Search Engine Marketing (SEM), and programmatic.

The Innovator

Cryptoloc delivers data security for a world where perimeters aren't enough. Cryptoloc is a cybersecurity company specialising in data security and ransomware recovery for businesses and consumers. Our patented three-key encryption technology is the most secure way to store, share and transfer data and recover from a ransomware attack in real time. 

The Thought Leader

Deloitte Digital is a Digital, Customer & Marketing consultancy with the backing of a top-tier firm. Deloitte Digital is where business, creativity and technology intersect to craft beautifully seamless experiences that deliver business outcomes.

With a wonderful mix of designers, strategists, technologists and makers, we are a powerhouse committed to transforming experiences and making an impact that enriches people’s lives.

The Activator

Arup is the creative force at the heart of many of the world’s most prominent projects in the built environment and across industry. We offer a broad range of professional services that combine to make a real difference to our clients and the communities in which we work. 

We are truly global. We have worked in more than 145 countries serving more than 7,000 clients. Our 16,000+ planners, designers, engineers and consultants deliver innovative projects across the world with creativity and passion. 

The Activator

Cross River Rail is a new 10.2km rail line with 5.9km of twin tunnels running under the Brisbane River and CBD and four new underground stations at Boggo Road, Woolloongabba, Albert Street and Roma Street. The project will also deliver two new above-ground stations at Exhibition and Dutton Park; a rebuild for six stations between Fairfield and Salisbury; construction of three new stations on the Gold Coast at Pimpama, Merrimac and Hope Island; two new train stabling facilities and installation of a new world-class signalling system.   

The Activator

Introducing livesign: a revolution in identity verification behind digital signatures. livesign is the only app that binds digital signatures with government-issued photo ID, giving finance and legal professionals the peace of mind they need when verifying clients involved large-scale transactions.  

The Activator

As Australia’s most reliable email and SMS marketing software, Vision6 is passionate about helping marketers and agency professionals get more customers and grow their businesses faster.

Since 2001, Vision6 is relied upon by thousands of businesses for its industry-leading email and SMS marketing solution, real person local support, data sovereignty and security.  

The Showoff

A leading Australian IT services and solutions provider, Data#3 Limited and Business Aspect (a Data#3 Company) are focused on helping customers solve complex business challenges using innovative technology solutions. 

The Something School

BOP Industries is a Brisbane based technology and education company on a mission to inspire the next generation of Digital Creators.

By helping bring entrepreneurship, innovation and STEAM into the classroom, the BOP team are working to help inspire and empower 'Gen Z' as they prepare for the ever-changing future of work. 

2022 Community Partners

Innovation Partner

Advance Queensland is a $755 million innovation initiative supporting programs and activities that drive innovation and economic growth and create jobs across all Queensland regions. It focuses on developing Queensland’s strengths through engagement, collaborative initiatives, and investments in key projects that drive growth through innovation.

Advance Queensland delivers more than 80 programs, working with nine Queensland Government departments and in partnership with industry, businesses, universities, startups, investors and the Queensland Chief Entrepreneur. 

The Thought Leader

XPON is a technology company for the next generation of marketing and customer experience. An era that is richly immersive, powered by data and made intelligent with AI.

Xpon operates 3 business units that are aligned to strategic growth pillars. Each business unit is lead by its own CEO with centralised support and growth solutions delivered through our corporate services team.

The Activator

NBN Co was established in 2009 to design, build and operate Australia’s wholesale broadband access network. Underpinned by a purpose to connect Australia and bridge the digital divide, nbn’s key objective is to ensure all Australians have access to fast broadband as soon as possible, at affordable prices, and at least cost. 

The Activator

Brisbane Economic Development Agency (Brisbane EDA) – a wholly owned subsidiary of Brisbane City Council - plays a vital role in growing Brisbane’s economy, driving demand for Brisbane, and creating growth and trade opportunities for local Brisbane businesses.

As Brisbane’s economic development agency, we have always delivered the highest-impact economic growth initiatives and helped Brisbane navigate changing economic conditions.

The Screen Queen

Vmation are Brisbane’s leading video and animation production agency, dedicated to pushing the boundaries of video.

We specialise in corporate communication and provide our clients with a consolidated, strategic approach to video to implement into all areas of their business.

The Show Off

Symplicit is a design consultancy that uses behavioural research to inform strategy, design and digital delivery.

We help bridge the gap between clients, users and their experience with products, services and their environment.

Our experience and capabilities cover behavioural research and insights, digital and built environments, service design, experience design, training, customer strategy and innovation.

The Show Off

TalkVia builds voice apps. We provide teams, at any stage of their interactive voice journey, the tools to design and launch incredible A.I. driven experiences that work everywhere, from Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa to chatbots and messaging platforms. Our SaaS solution, TalkVia One, is a “no-code” platform that allows you and your business to become part of the VOICE revolution. 

The Show Off

Since 1979, Truis (formerly Computer Merchants) have been creating innovative IT solutions that align with each of our customers' unique situations and ambitions.

From simple IT procurement, to helping solve business problems with custom-built AI solutions, Truis are here to make IT easy. 

The Toe Dipper

Integral OTM creates exceptional experiences across brand, customer and digital.

Our people come together at the intersection of brand, design, marketing, experience, technology and delivery. We harness data, creativity, problem solving and digital technology to enable exceptional brand experiences.

Our teams combine deep technical capability with strategic and creative know-how to offer the full spectrum of services our clients need: creative, reliable and adaptive solutions across the entire customer journey.  

The Something School

BOP Industries is a Brisbane based technology and education company on a mission to inspire the next generation of Digital Creators.

By helping bring entrepreneurship, innovation and STEAM into the classroom, the BOP team are working to help inspire and empower 'Gen Z' as they prepare for the ever-changing future of work. 

2021 Community Partners