EEAA Sector by Sector Industry Update Webinar

When1 - 1 October 2020
Event Type Trade & Consumer

You are invited to the Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia's (EEAA) Sector by Sector Industry Update Webinar Series. The series will provide a platform for knowledge sharing and address the current operating environment and key issues specific to Venues, Suppliers and Organisers of exhibitions and business events.

The webinars will span over three separate sessions, to allow for sector-specific discussion. The dates for each session are as follows:

  • 10 September 2020, 12:00 AEST - Venues update (hosted by Aventri)
  • 24 September 2020, 12:00 AEST - Suppliers update (hosted by AV 24/7)
  • 1 October 2020, 12:00 AEST - Organisers & Association Organisers Update (hosted by Aventri)

Registrations have closed, please email [email protected] for more information

Each session will feature a panel of key sector representatives, moderated by EEAA Board Members including Spiro Anemogiannis, Brian Thomas and Claudia Sagripanti.

On the panel:

Venues Update

  • Simon Burgess - General Manager, Adelaide Convention Centre
  • Adrienne Readings - General Manager / Chief Executive Officer, Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre
  • Peter Thorpe - General Manager, Sydney Showground
  • Malu Barrios - Director of Event Services, ICC Sydney

Suppliers update

  • Jim Delahunty - Executive Director, ExpoNet
  • Jane Hamilton - Managing Director, Honeycomb Promotional Marketing Agency
  • Chris Schlueter - Chief Technology Officer, Sprintr by AV1
  • Libbie Ray, General Manager, AV24/7

Organisers / Association Organisers update

  • Domenic Genua - General Manager - Marketing, Events & Communication, Boating Industry Association
  • Marie Kinsella - Chief Executive Officer, International Exhibition and Conference Group
  • Bob Carroll - Managing Director, Australian Events
  • Brian Thomas - Managing Director, Reed Exhibitions Australia

Topics will include:

  • COVID Safe update and plans
  • State by State restrictions
  • Reinventing / Technology update post pandemic disruption
  • Resourcing
  • Government and commercial support

The sessions are free to all EEAA Members, $50 for all three sessions or $20 per session for non-members.

Dates: Thursday, 10th September; Thursday, 24th September; Thursday, 1st October
Time: 12:00pm - 1:15pm AEST
Location: via virtual webinar
Price: Free for Members; Non-members: $20 for single session