Share Your Creative Ideas For ‘Vivid Sydney’ 2017

Vivid Ideas is inviting innovative, thought-provoking and creative individuals & groups to share their ideas & be part of the conversations shaping the creative landscape for Vivid Sydney 2017.

Minister For Trade, Tourism & Major Events, Stuart Ayres, announced that, following the unprecedented success of this year’s festival, expressions of interest (EOI) have opened to individuals, businesses, industry associations & institutions for Vivid Ideas 2017.

Vivid Ideas brings together the conventions, discussions & big announcements for the creative sector in an exciting program held as part of the world’s largest festival of light, music & ideas, Vivid Sydney” Mr Ayres said.

“This year more than 54,000 people attended Vivid Ideas to explore trends & innovations enabling creative businesses to thrive. We’re inviting the best & brightest minds from around the world to be part of Vivid Ideas 2017 & I encourage everyone to submit their applications to participate in this world-renowned event”

The Vivid Ideas program spans the innovation & imagination sector including technology and start-up culture, design and architecture, film and screen content, visual arts and performance, advertising and marketing, animation, visual effects, lighting & events.

Destination New South Wales (NSW) Chief Executive Officer & Vivid Sydney Executive Producer, Sandra Chipchase, said “Whether you’re an industry innovator, aspiring creator or have a unique concept to share, this is a chance to be part of Australia’s largest event. If you have what it takes to shape, market & present a Vivid Ideas event with interesting & innovative content, Vivid Sydney wants to hear from you”

To register your expression of interest in being part of Vivid Ideas 2017, please visit to submit your application before Midnight Australian Eastern Standard Time on Friday the 23rd of September.

Vivid Sydney is owned, managed & produced by Destination NSW, the NSW Government’s tourism & major events agency. Vivid Sydney 2017 will be held from Friday the 26th of May to Saturday the 17th of June.

Media Release: Vivid Sydney