Organisation partners

Growing Data Foundation

The Growing Data Foundation supports open projects and systems and, in particular, the development of sustainable open solutions for community improvement and social good.

The Things Network

We provide a set of open tools and a global, open network to build your next IoT application at low cost, featuring maximum security and ready to scale. Through robust end-to-end encryption, a secure and collaborative Internet of Things network is built that spans across many countries around the globe. Now operating thousands of gateways providing coverage to millions of people.

Gold sponsors

Adelaide City Council

Since 2016 when The Growing Data Foundation brought the first collaborative partners together, The Things Network Adelaide has steadily grown to now offer coverage across Metropolitan Adelaide. The City of Adelaide, also one of those early collaborative partners, is using IoT and the Things Network Adelaide to help make Adelaide a city designed for life.


Meshed is an Australian based integrator for the Internet of Things. They  have provided more than 150 LoRaWAN points-of-presence since 2016 to drive open standard technologies and collaborative data models for cities and industry to thrive in the connected world.

Silver sponsors

Amazon Web Services

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a subsidiary of Amazon that provides on-demand cloud computing platforms to individuals, companies and governments on a metered pay-as-you-go basis.


Fleet is a fast moving innovator in the Space start-up ecosystem. With a vision to connect everything IoT by launching a world-first constellation of nano-satellites, we will be creating a digital nervous system in the wake of industry 4.0. Fleet satellites make it possible to connect IoT devices everywhere on Earth using LoraWAN, the technology that underpins The Things Network. We’re part of building the next industrial revolution that will allow societies to make better informed decisions and improve the world we live in.

Bronze sponsors

LX Group

The future belongs to leaders who are as happy to break as create: Break with tradition to create what’s next. At LX, we believe creating and directing the future is the best way to be ready for it. We build next-generation intelligent products – offering an end-to-end solution for ambitious leaders. From making ideas real, to scaling their capability, our multi-award winning IOT strategy experts, full-stack product development team and unique IOT Cores platform equips you with new ways to compete and grow.At LX we’re on a mission to build technology that accelerates positive change at scale. Our vision is to be at the forefront of what’s next – realising innovative solutions that transform organisations and industries.


Since 2006, Movers&Shakers has provided education and business development consultancy services to a diverse portfolio of public, private and community-based clients. Services include: learning design and delivery; group facilitation; quality compliance; strategic planning; marketing; website development; motivational speaking; project and event management; and professional writing. Movers&Shakers works collaboratively with other freelancers and small businesses to offer a holistic, one-stop-shop service to clients who require a range of specialist skills e.g. graphic design, video production, illustration and back-end IT systems to achieve project outcomes.

Exhibition sponsors


Launched early in 2019 to provide a focus for Internet of Things (IoT) related products and services, Opensensing is underpinned by over 20 years of experience working at the cutting edge of information, communication, engineering and learning technologies. With a large volume of IoT devices appearing on the market, Opensensing only supplies hardware products e.g. sensors and LoRaWAN gateways that are engineered in and sourced directly from Europe to the highest European standards and have undergone extensive internal and client testing. This supply chain, combined with other professionals and institutions with engineering and electronics expertise, means that Opensensing can develop bespoke sensors and data capture and visualisation applications to meet any specific IoT need. As a proud Adelaide-based company, Opensensing is passionate about building enduring customer relationships, not just selling products! Indeed, Opensensing is committed to providing excellent technical support, training and after-sales services at a cost-effective price, not just in metropolitan area, but equally in remote and regional communities.

ICT International

ICT International’s unique family of digital sensors and data loggers have been developed to measure key plant and soil parameters for the advancement of plant and soils research, to address physiological limitations, to water availability, climate change, evaluation of plant genetics, breeding programs or fundamental understanding of plant function. They have been installed to measure plant water use (sap flow), plant water potential (psychrometer), soil moisture and soil water potential to determine the effects of climate and environmental change across the world including; the Brazilian rainforests, the “world’s tallest trees” in California, mine site rehabilitation in Australia and Peru, greenhouse tomato production in Australia and the effects of elevated CO2 on plant water use and hydraulic conductivity.

The Things Network sponsors


Microchip Technology Inc. is a leading semiconductor supplier of smart, connected and secure embedded control solutions. Its easy-to-use development tools and comprehensive product portfolio enable customers to create optimal designs which reduce risk while lowering total system cost and time to market.