Emerge STEM Careers Expo

Cicada Innovations is opening its doors for the annual Emerge – STEM Careers Expo. This event, through sponsorship through UrbanGrowth NSW Development Corporation and City of Sydney, will showcase deep tech start-ups, scale ups, special guest speakers and a range of deep technology exhibitions for you to explore firsthand 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.


Event Overview

Emerge 2018 Exhibitors


Guest Speakers

Emerge will feature a range of thought-provoking speakers from the deep technology ecosystem. Hear from the disrupters who are working on the technologies that will shape the industries of the future.


Lisa harvey-smith

Astrophysicist Professor Lisa Harvey-Smith has spent the past 15 years conducting fundamental astrophysics research at universities and research institutes across the world. She is the author of the popular science book...



Rebecca lodin - baraja

Rebecca is an engineering manager and distinguished member of Baraja. Rebecca runs a team of optical designers that innovate, design and test products.

Rebecca also is committed to developing the next generation of STEM innovators and works with young graduate engineers.



Prof. michael biercuk

Michael is Professor of Quantum Physics and Quantum Technology at The University of Sydney where he leads a team working to develop advanced technology powered by quantum physics. Out of this research, Michael saw a gap in the market for...