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#MKW17 - Burning Man IS Silicon Valley

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MKW17 Festival Hub

State Library Victoria

238 Swanston Street

Melbourne, VIC 3000

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Burning Man IS Silicon Valley

Tesla’s Elon Musk made the connection between Burning Man and Silicon Valley, countercultural and technical lands where people collaborate and chase far-out ideas to create better worlds and profit margins. But how does the comparison hold up? And can Melbourne replicate the Playa? Embrace a new dimension with a panel of tech experts

[Please note this event is wheelchair accessible]


Melbourne Knowledge Week

Melbourne Knowledge Week is a week-long festival that melds, art, technology, business and science to explore and co-create our future city. Over 80 new wave events have been designed to inspire curious minds to collide and collaborate to bring future-focused ideas to life.

Throw yourself into a week full of innovation and creativity where you’ll hear from international industry leaders, test cutting-edge technology, taste future food and help to solve Melbourne’s future challenges.


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