EEAA 2019 Leaders Forum and Conference

When5 - 6 June 2019
Event Type Consumer

5-6 June 2019
Melbourne

The Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EEAA) is pleased to announce that our flagship events- the Leaders Forum, Global Exhibitions Day Dinner Conference and Annual General Meeting and Reception- will be held in Melbourne from 5-6 June 2019 this year. The two-day program will coincide with 2019 Global Exhibitions Day, 5 June.

5 JUNE, DAY 1: EEAA 2019 LEADERS FORUM & 2019 GLOBAL EXHIBITIONS DAY DINNER

Each year, the EEAA brings together the CEOs and decision makers in the exhibition and event industry for a day of high-level professional development and networking. The EEAA Leaders Forum engages the leaders from our Organiser, Association Organiser, Venue and Supplier community in discussions that will shape the direction of the industry and provide essential business insights at the highest levels of management.

The Global Exhibitions Day dinner (#GED19) celebrates the worldwide movement that promotes the importance of the exhibition and events industry. #GED19 is an opportunity for our industry to celebrate the Power of Exhibitions and our sector’s contribution to the economy.

DAY 1 DETAILS
Date: Wednesday, 6 June 2019
Time: 8.30am – 5.00pm (Leaders Forum)
6.30pm – 10.00pm (Global Exhibitions Day Dinner)
Location: Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

6 JUNE, DAY 2: EEAA 2019 CONFERENCE & 2019 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AND RECEPTION

The EEAA Conference content will include keynote sessions as well as specialist clinics for Organisers, Association Organisers, Venues and Suppliers in the business events industry. EEAA Members from all sectors, States and New Zealand will gather for this full day event packed with learning and networking opportunities.

The Conference will comprise six specialist clinics covering practical learning opportunities for participants. These will be delivered by specialists in each of the key areas of marketing, operations, sales and business development, crisis management and event tech and maximising ROI.

Following the Conference is the official Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Association. It will also include the presentation of certificates to Gold and Platinum Partners and be followed by networking drinks. Members must register for both the AGM and the Networking Drinks.

DAY 2 DETAILS
Date: Thursday, 7 June 2019
Time: 8.30am – 4.30pm (Conference)
5.00pm – 6.00pm (AGM)
6:00 pm – 7:00pm (Reception)
Location: Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

WHO CAN ATTEND:

The EEAA 2018 Leaders Forum and Conference is open to EEAA Members and Non-Members. We encourage participation by a broad cross-section of business events industry professionals, stakeholders and partners to help inspire lively and thought-provoking discussion, learning and networking.

View the EEAA 2018 Leaders Forum photo gallery

View the EEAA 2018 Conference photo gallery

Contact EEAA for more information:
P: 02 9413 9520 | E: events@eeaa.com.au

Speakers announced:

Margaret Ma Connelly, CEO, Infoma Asia
Margaret will address the challenges associated with attracting and retaining the right workforce for the future – and also will speak about her work in merging the workforces of UBM and Informa following the historic acquisition announced in January 2018