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Smart Casey Innovation Festival

6 October 2022

The City of Casey is launching the annual Smart Casey Innovation Festival in November, with a series of free events providing opportunities to learn about smart city sensors, open data, circular economy partnerships, innovation projects and more.

After the success of the 2020 and 2021 Smart Casey Innovation Festivals, the 2022 Festival aims to connect and inspire the community to drive innovation across Casey.

The focus for this year is to increase the impact of the Smart Casey Launchpad program, provide opportunities for partners to showcase their work, and position Casey as a sector leader in innovation to attract investment.

Over two weeks, get involved in a range of free activities to spark your curiosity, connect with each other, and get inspired to create positive change.

Key Dates

Thursday 17 November 2022 12:00 pm – 01:30 pm

Innovate for Impact

Learn about City of Casey's work in the innovation space and how to get involved.

Come to hear more about the Circular Casey trials and our Innovation program for 2023.

This event will be held online. Register for link.

Book free tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/432377200847

Thursday 10 November 2022 09:30 am – 11:00 am

Smart City Masterclass with Federation University

Join us for a Smart City Masterclass hosted by Federation University, where you can meet with students and learn about how Smart Cities have been integrated into their educational journey.

The event will be held in the Innovation Lab (room G80) at Federation University Berwick campus.

Book free tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/429493014167

Thursday 10 November 2022 01:00 pm – 03:00 pm

Smart City Masterclass with Minnovation

Join us for a Smart City Masterclass session hosted by industry experts Minnovation, to learn the fundamentals of the Internet of Things (IoT) and have an opportunity to connect a sensor to the LoRaWAN network.

This event will be held at Bunjil Place Library.

Book free tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/429497076317

Thursday 10 November 2022 04:00 pm – 05:30 pm

Smart City Masterclass with Casey Tech School

Have you ever wondered how smart electronics work? How a smart light changes brightness or turns on and off based on the surrounding environment? Join us at Casey Tech School to get a hands-on sensor experience where you will build smart electronics using HummingBird Duo, different sensors, and output units.

This event will be held at Casey Tech School, 25 Kangan Dve, Berwick.


Book free tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/429499002077

Sunday 13 November 2022 03:00 pm – 07:00 pm

Circular Casey

Join us for a Sunday session at Old Cheese Factory to find out more about innovation and sustainability initiatives happening in Casey, meet the local community and enjoy a family afternoon.

This event will be held at the Old Cheese Factory, 34 Homestead Rd, Berwick.

Book free tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/428294850427

Tuesday 15 November 2022 04:00 pm – 06:00 pm

Community Makerspace Tour

Visit Casey Tech School Makerspace facilities to see 3D printing and laser cutting in action.

This event will be held at Casey Tech School, 25 Kangan Dve, Berwick.

Book free tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/432373720437