Innovate SA

Designing and Delivering Services for Businesses, Community and Government

2024 Event Date and Venue To Be Confirmed


registrations IN 2022


inspiring speakers


engaging partners


dedicated streams

Showcase Overview

After a smashing success in 2023, Public Sector Network is excited to bring back Innovate SA Showcase its 4th annual edition – stay tuned for the exact date and venue. 

Join us in 2024 again as we will bring together innovation leaders, technology providers, communities, research partners, councils, and other jurisdictions, to stir up and share recent challenges and successes together within one collective thinking space aiming to examine and affirm the great work being done across the State.

26 + Inspiring Speakers

Hear from and network with the industry’s most senior SA government decision makers in data, digital, ICT, and people strategies that are pioneering the advancement of the Australian innovation agenda 2023 and beyond.

A Chance to Get Out of the Office

Join 300+ of your peers set to come through the doors of the showcase. Kick up your heels and strike up a conversation – who knows where it may take you?

An Immersive Show Floor

The exhibition floor will showcase bleeding edge technology providers that provide solutions for your most pressing challenges. Pop down in the networking breaks and explore the expo.

Check out 2023 Highlights

Deep Dive Into Two Dedicated Streams

Digital & CX Pioneers

The Digital and CX stream explores the next frontier of citizen services – CX and digital services that inspire true public trust and engagement.

Technology & Data Decoders

The Technology and Data stream pinpoints how to utilise critical data and insights to advance capabilities across all service delivery and operational priorities.

What Your Peers Had To Say

“The energy and positivity of the people attending and presenting; the quality of the information and the networking, and the opportunities generated.”

Central Adelaide Local Health Network

“The roundtable session was a great opportunity to share experiences, ideas, and views across sectors and disciplines as well as learn about current and emerging developments.”

SA Department for Child Protection

“Great in-person event to gain insight from government and vendor speakers on what happening in the world of innovation and IT.”

Lifetime Support Authority

2023 State’s Speaker Panel

Dr Eva Balan-Vnuk, Executive Director & Government Chief Information Officer, Department of the Premier and Cabinet

Will Luker,
Government Chief Information Security Officer & Director of Cyber Security
Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO),
Department of the Premier and Cabinet

David Morris,
Executive Director, SA Virtual Care Service
SA Health

Sandy Pitcher,
Deputy Under Treasurer,
Department of Treasury & Finance (DTF) & Acting Chief Executive,
Department of Human Services

Katherine Hawkins,
Executive Director, Inclusion and Reform,
Department of Human Services

Billie-Jo Barbara,
Chief Human Resources Officer,
Department for Child Protection

Michael Morgan,
Chief Officer and Chief Executive,
South Australian Metropolitan Fire Service

Stuart Watt,
Chief Information Officer,
Department for Primary Industries and Regions 

Discussing the Most Current Topics


#Data & Analytics




#Citizen Service

#Digital & CX




Hear from public sector leaders about the latest trends and explore how to instantly apply these insights and gain unique perspectives


An opportunity to engage with your peers from across the state in dedicated networking sessions, interactive roundtable discussions and meal breaks


Hear  from leading solutions providers in the government space as they explore key technologies to improve citizen services


Receive on-demand access to session content on the complimentary Public Sector Network social learning platform


Adelaide Convention Centre

Adelaide Convention Centre, South Australia

Public Sector Network will closely monitor COVID-19 regulations in accordance with the advice from the Government and local health authorities to ensure the safety of everyone attending the event physically.

Worthwhile event to share knowledge and innovative ways to tackle problems and manage digital transformation; extremely informative and relatable to issues that my organisation face.

Australian Taxation Office

Event Partners

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2022 Highlights

Innovate SA 2021 Showcase
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