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Our approach

SlatteryIT’s focused approach to marketing and event management for the IT and ICT industries is founded on a principle of shared vision.

Our team

Talented individuals collaborating to produce the best outcomes for our clients.

Our experience

For over ten years we have worked with Australia’s leading R&D organisations, industry associations, government departments and an array of Australian and Multi-national technology companies.

Our events

We are extremely proud to be the creator behind some of the strongest event brands in the IT and ICT space.

We know our business,
we know your business,
and we know the people
you need to meet.

SlatteryIT’s specialist dedication to technology and innovation brings an unparalleled focus to everything we do. We come to the table with experience, knowledge and an extensive network of industry relationships.

Our focus allows you to focus on what you do best – your product or service. This ensures you make the best possible first impression, and forge meaningful and long lasting relationships with potential or existing customers, clients, partners and investors.

Our Approach

SlatteryIT’s focused approach to marketing and event management for the IT and ICT industries is founded on a principle of shared vision. It is our shared vision that allows you to focus on what you do best while we take care of our end of the bargain, laying the groundwork for your future relationships with customers, clients, partners and investors.


We bring:

  • A bespoke service that responds specifically to the needs of our clients, balancing creativity with feasibility.
  • 10+ years experience.

You benefit:

  • Stay distraction free knowing we’ve got you covered from beginning to end.
  • Maximum return on investment.


We bring:

  • A cross-industry database that enables us to conduct competitive research, and source partners, speakers and potential customers on behalf of our clients.

You benefit:
You skip straight to the warm call, building on our existing relationship with the people you need to speak to.


We bring:

  • Specialist knowledge.
  • Ability to learn fast in a constantly changing industry.
  • Knowledge of the latest trends and innovations at the intersection of business and technology.

You benefit:

  • Communication and collaboration are easy because we speak your language.
  • We are already across your brand and market, and that means we know how to make sure you look good.

Our Experience

SlatteryIT’s experience lies at the cutting edge of technology. For over ten years we have worked with Australia’s leading R&D organisations, industry associations, government departments and an array of Australian and Multi-national technology companies. They come to us because they want to reach the people that will push their product or service to its best potential – whether it be through engaging with SlatteryIT to create a targeted marketing campaign or event – or strategically aligning themselves by becoming a sponsor of one of our very own nationally recognised, landmark events.

As champions of excellence and innovation in the Australian technology industry in our own right, SlatteryIT is very fortunate to have had the opportunity to work for and/or partner with some wonderful organisations including:

  • SIT-2015-Client-Alcatel-Lucent-Logo
  • SIT-2015-Client-AMP-Logo
  • SIT-2015-Client-ASX-Logo
  • SIT-2015-Client-Atlassian-Logo
  • Bendigo Bank Logo
  • Commonwealth Bank Logo
  • Citrix Logo
  • Commercialisation Australia Logo
  • Communications Alliance Logo
  • CSIRO Logo
  • DiUS
  • HP Logo
  • IBM Logo
  • Department of Industry
  • itSMFA Logo
  • LinkedIn
  • MYOB Logo
  • NICTA Logo
  • NRMA Logo
  • Rally Software Logo
  • RMIT Logo
  • Software Education Logo
  • Suncorp Logo
  • Telstra Logo
  • Telstra Wholesale Logo
  • ThoughtWorks Logo
  • University of Technology, Sydney Logo
  • University of Wollongong Logo
  • University of New South Wales Logo
  • Westpac Logo

Thank you for visiting us! We are very excited to let you know that we have now moved to our new website:

Our Team

SlatteryIT has been dedicated to providing bespoke marketing and events services to the Australian IT & ICT industry since it was founded by Rachel Slattery in 2001. Our talented multidisciplinary team work in close collaboration to deliver outstanding results every time.

Rachel Slattery

Rachel started SlatteryIT because of her passion for the technology sector. Rachel brings imagination and passion to everything she does. Whether you need to reach one person or one thousand, Rachel will have great ideas on how to do it!

Carolyn Todd
Director of Operations

Since joining the SlatteryIT team in January of 2004, Carolyn has honed her experience across a vast array of local and national events, consistently bringing projects in on time and on budget, as well as overseeing the operational and financial side of the business.

Caroline Lim
Creative Director

With her resounding diligence and creative flair, Caroline has been producing the websites, eDMs, presentations and all event and promotional collateral since joining the SlatteryIT team in 2005. Caroline has a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology from the University of Technology, Sydney.

Zhien-U Bakarich
Conferences & Events Planner

Zhien-U is responsible for program creation, speaker liaison, sponsorship recruitment and promotional drives for events. She also works with clients and sponsors to ensure every event runs smoothly on the day. She has worked on the Agile Australia Conference for the last nine years. Zhien-U has a Bachelor of Communications from UTS and a Masters of Journalism from the University of Wollongong.

Adina Thavisin
Communications Manager

From a Creative Writing background, Adina found her place in the SlatteryIT team after completing a handful of marketing internships and realising her skills could go beyond writing low budget horror films. Her passion for word wrangling and knack for stakeholder management allow her to flit happily between our varied projects. Adina deals with communications and stakeholders for the Service Management conference, lends a hand to Agile Australia, Tech23 and anywhere else she is needed. Adina enjoys good food, good wine and terrible TV.

Claire Hansen
Communications Manager

Claire uses her skills in communications to produce beautifully-written content for SlatteryIT’s clients and events. She contributes to the design and implementation of marketing and communications strategies. Claire first joined SlatteryIT in May 2008. She has a Bachelor of Arts (Media and Communications), First Class Honours in English, and a PhD in English literature from the University of Sydney.

Rebecca Nasato
Event Manager

Rebecca is a passionate and dedicated events professional with over six years’ experience across multiple platforms in event management, sales, marketing and administration. Rebecca’s strong organisation skills, attention to detail and meticulous administration practices have attributed to Rebecca’s success in the events industry. Some of Rebecca’s career highlights have been the management of large events including the ATE Cocktail Welcome Function for 1800 guests over four venues, her involvement in the management of Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival 2015 and managing large exhibitions at Central Pier. Rebecca has also recently undertaken a Communications Degree online to enhance her qualifications in Events, Public Relations and Internal and External Business Communication.

A.K.M.Saiful Hoque
Software Engineer

Saiful joined SlatteryIT as a software engineer, having excelled in his previous roles as a software engineer at ITIW, web developer at Elumina Elearning, and freelance web developer at and Saiful has a passion for technology and programming, a BSc in CSE and a Bachelor of IT degree. He is also a member of Golden Key International Honour Society.

Albane Jacquemin
Marketing Assistant

Albane joined SlatteryIT after moving from Paris, France. She is a masters graduate from a business school in Paris majoring in Marketing, Events and Communication. Due to her interest in technology and innovation, she completed a Postgraduate Diploma of Information Technology at Deakin University in Melbourne. Her experience encompasses a range of marketing activities such as communications, event management, sustainable development, e-commerce and tourism.

Alex Grills
Marketing and Events Assistant

Alex joined the SlatteryIT team in 2016 as the Marketing and Events Assistant and helps with database updates, media releases and everything in between. After travelling the world post high-school and dipping her toes in other industries, she found her niche in communications, and to this brings her creativity and a profound curiosity for innovation. She holds a Diploma in Business (Public Relations) from RMIT, and is currently studying a Bachelor of Media and Communications at Swinburne University.


Thank you for visiting us! We are very excited to let you know that we have now moved to our new website:

Our Events

At SlatteryIT, we are extremely proud to be the creator behind some of the strongest event brands in the IT and ICT space – which continue to evolve and flourish:

Monday 13 November, 2017 | Sydney
Wednesday 15 November, 2017 | Melbourne
Tuesday 21 November, 2017 | Brisbane

Relive the highlights of the Agile Australia Conference at Agile Encore! Hear some of the most raved-about sessions and learn alongside members of the AgileAus community.
Packing a punch with top-rated speakers over one compelling afternoon, this year Agile will encore in three cities: Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.
Monday 18 – Tuesday 19 June 2018 | Crown Palladium, Melbourne
A powerhouse event for innovative and thinking businesses. Agile Australia attracts over 1000 senior technology personnel from across Australia’s finance, insurance and telecommunications sectors, who attend the Conference to learn, share and network. 2018 marks the tenth anniversary of the Agile Australia Conference.
Thursday 22 – Friday 23 March 2018 | Q Station 1 North Head Scenic Drive Manly Sydney
The Deep Dive is a unique event experience that is designed to provide senior executives with two days of space and time to reflect, be challenged, and come away with practical strategies on leading for growth.
Tuesday 1 August 2017 | Meat Market, Melbourne
IMPACT7 is a day of discovery, where Australia’s cleverest people will reveal how they are using science to unlock a better future. At IMPACT7, researchers will present how their projects are helping to solve 7 major challenges. Their work is taking us towards solving wicked problems, helping us to be more resilient, effective, and productive. This is research that matters – and could transform the way we think, work, and live.
Tuesday 10 October 2017 | The Auditorium, Surry Hills, Sydney
A celebration of Australian innovation and technology. 23 of Australia’s most innovative young technology companies are given the opportunity to present their business model to a panel of industry leaders and an audience of over 400 potential investors, partners and customers.

Client Events

Wednesday 19 July 2017 | Hyatt Regency Sydney
After organising the 10th annual ACOMM Awards in 2016, SlatteryIT again returns to facilitate the Communications Alliance’s glamorous celebration for Australia’s telecommunications industry.
Wednesday 23 – Thursday 24 August 2017 | Sofitel Melbourne on Collins
2017 marks the 20th annual Service Management Conference. This year’s theme of SM 2.0 will see hundreds of delegates and speakers from Australia and around the world come together for two days of fascinating sessions, workshops and a Gala Awards Dinner.
28-29 September 2017 | Four Seasons, Sydney
The AustCyber National Fintech Cyber Security Summit supports the development of a viable and successful Australian fintech cyber security capability and industry. The Summit is powered by Stone & Chalk and supported by Data61. The inaugural Summit, managed by SlatteryIT, took place in May 2016.
25 August 2017
Yeah Nah 2017 was LaunchVic’s inaugural Summit, showcasing the best of Victoria’s startup community. Attendees had the chance to meet local founders and investors for inspiration, learnings and connections.