The IT and Hi-Tech Sector

JOBEX Adelaide will feature over 25 of the State’s leading IT and Hi-Tech businesses including QX Branch, Myriota, Sydac Australia, Mighty Kingdom, Maptek and Rising Sun Pictures.

South Australia offers a fertile ecosystem for growing IT, creative and hi-tech enterprises within a culture of creativity, connectivity and collaboration.

By positioning Adelaide as Australia’s leading smart city, embracing the Internet revolution and supporting technology innovation, the opportunities for jobs in South Australia are limitless, and the most exciting applications are still to be imagined.

Game-changers such as the GigCity project and the vibrant Tonsley Innovation Precinct, as well as the presence of a range of industry leaders and cutting-edge educators make IT and Hi-Tech businesses thrive in South Australia, and render our State the nation’s most advanced start-up environment.

Find out about career opportunities in IT and Hi-Tech at JOBEX.


Joe Thorp

As Chief Executive of state government agency TechInSA, Joe Thorp works closely with entrepreneurs and start-up companies to grow South Australia’s hi-tech sector.

An award winning CEO and seasoned company director, Joe has worked in a number of industries including manufacturing, mining and construction services, health, education and energy in Australia, New Zealand, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and North America.

Joe has led domestic and off shore development centres and has a track record of successfully managing joint ventures with international technology partners.

He will share his extensive experience in product conceptualisation and realisation when he speaks at JOBEX.

Discover other sectors

JOBEX will feature over 120 business exhibitors showcasing job opportunities available in South Australia’s emerging industries. Discover the sectors on display at JOBEX.