As part of Something Tech., River Rival is the finale event to end the exciting week of Something Fest.

Emerging Tech companies in QLD with a product in market have the opportunity to present to a panel of experts and a live audience to be named; Best in Product and Business; Best of the Best; and People's Choice.

River Rival will be held from 6PM on the 30th of August 2024 at Rivershed, Howard Smith Wharves.

Stay tuned for 2024 River Rival Judges and Speakers!

Selection criteria to be a River Rival speaker.

Thank you to our River Rival 2023 Judges!

Craig Scroggie | Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director of NEXTDC
Shahirah Gardner | Co-Founder, Finch + Venture Partner, Skalata and NEAR Refi DAO
Siobhan Casey | Chief Growth Officer, ACS (Australian Computer Society)
Steve Baxter | Co-Founder, Executive Chairman, TEN13 + Founder, Lead Investor, Beaten Zone Venture Partners
Moderated by Peter Laurie | Founder, Junta and River City Labs Mentor in Residence