Creative3 brings together some of the world’s brightest talent and industry leaders from across the different creative tech fields to share their insights, form partnerships, network, and to do business.

Harnessing the power of three: creativity, investment and enterprise – Creative3 is designed to enable both individuals and organisations to build successful creative tech businesses.

Creative3 Pitch

Connecting creative tech startups with investors

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Creative3 Forum

creativity x investment x enterprise

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Creative3 Masterclass

Applying innovation to your company

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History of Creative3

For 8 years we've been running Creative3

In April 2010, CEA initiated and hosted the first Creative3 to showcase the importance of creative industries as a driver of the Australian economy and the differing pathways to commercial success. Today, the creative industries is valued at US$2.25 trillion globally and more than $35 billion to Australian GDP.

Since launch, over 85 thought leaders and entrepreneurs have presented new models of creative business innovation to more than 1,500 delegates.

Creative3 is now Australia’s largest conference for creative entrepreneurs. At heart, Creative3 is about providing innovators, business leaders and entrepreneurs with the insights to succeed in scaling their business.


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Presented by QUT Creative Enterprise Australia

QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) helps start, grow, scale and connect creative companies. CEA accelerates companies with a focus on design, fashion, entertainment, photography, music, film and television, digital technology, games and interactive content.

Creative3 is part of QUT Creative Enterprise Australia’s commitment to powering the creative economy and we are proud to have delivered Creative3 since 2010.

Creative3 organising team

These amazing people who bring Creative3 to life