2013 Supporters

Thank you to the following organisations. Their support enables LAST Conference's affordability.

Gold supporters

Rally Software

Rally is a recognized leader in Agile application lifecycle management (ALM). Rally is dedicated to helping organizations embrace Agile development and portfolio management practices that increase the pace of innovation, improve product quality and boost customer satisfaction. The company's experienced services group, including training through Agile University, guides companies through the organizational change for becoming innovative, Agile businesses. Together, Rally's on-demand Agile ALM platform and its leading Kanban-based project collaboration tool, AgileZen, support more than 136,000 users in 116 countries.

Rally are also sponsoring the after event drinks. 

Rally Software

Owned and operated by ASX-listed REA Group (REA:ASX), you can find realestate.com.au on your computer, smartphone (via our award winning app) and tablets. We’re the number one place for all things property and the home of Australia’s leading property community.

realestate.com.au are sponsoring lunch at this year's event

Kiandra IT
For over 18 years, Kiandra IT has provided high quality IT to organisations of all sizes. Kiandra are specialists in Microsoft technologies and use the .NET platform to create powerful, custom solutions for clients.

Kiandra recruits and retains the best and most knowledgeable IT professionals the industry has to offer, and has been ranked on the BRW Best Places to Work list 5 years running. Kiandra’s focus on elite-level professionals has enabled the organisation to grow to be one of Australia’s most notable IT service providers.

Silver Supporters


DiUS Computing is an Australian technology services company that helps clients innovate and grow. Since 2004, DiUS has developed and enhanced the technology products of many blue-chip companies, extending offerings into new areas to give them a competitive edge.

DiUS works with clients on a strategic level, helping to define and shape their product and technology strategy. Beyond consultation, the company specialises in delivering software with speed, agility and scale that extends the boundaries of clients’ essential systems and transforms the way they do business.

The DiUS difference comes from a passion for delivering smarter software to create value for clients, as well as a stimulating company environment that empowers more than a hundred employees to explore better and more effective ways to deliver software.

DiUS will be making sure that we are well caffeinated on the day. They will be providing a small sample of Axil ground coffee, and also a voucher for a free coffee at Axil in Burwood Rd. It's only 350m from the venue, and is one of the most renowned names in the Melbourne coffee scene.


Readify assists organisations to innovate on the Microsoft Application Development Platform, helping them achieve the best results from their technology. This is evident through our strong record of successful projects and through the people that choose to work with Readify.

Readify provide scrum.org training. PST (Professional Scrum Trainer) Brett Maytom will be presenting a Readify Breakfast pre-conference session.


Academic Supporter

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Swinburne University of Technology is a diverse institution offering professionally recognised university degrees and courses for local & international students.

Swinburne University



"For over 40 years Neuland has offered a complete range of top-quality training and workshop materials; from unique refillable markers to innovative pinboards. All our products are designed and manufactured at our German plant to ensure the highest level of quality control, which also allows us to continuously improve our brand." 

Thanks to Neuland for supplying markers, and facilitation and training materials for us to use…and give away!


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Thanks to 3M for supplying us with Post-It Super Sticky notes, and their new FAN (Full Adhesive Notes).

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