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Full Programme

IACC Australia Asia Pacific Annual Conference
24 – 26 February 2019 | Syndey, Australia

Sharing Ideas That Matter!

Monday 25 February 2019: 'Sales, Marketing and People'

Saxons Sydney, 10/10 Barrack Street, Sydney

08.30 - 09.15 – Registration & arrival coffee

09.15 - 9.30 – Welcome by Hendrik Karsten, President IACC AAP Chapter

09.30 - 10.15 – Session 1: The Power of PR – Ken Kelling, Davies Tanner

10.15 - 10.45 – Morning tea

10.45 - 11.15 – Session 2: Maximising your space utilisation – Jake Dimarco, Spare Workspace

11.30 - 11.45 – Introduction & Tour Saxons

12.00 - 13.00 – Lunch

13.00 - 13.15 – Walk to Cliftons Sydney


Cliftons Sydney, 10 Spring Street, Sydney

13.30 - 14.45 – Session 3: It's all about service! – Pieter Allaerts, Chief Hospitality Officer

14.45 - 15.15 – Afternoon tea

15.30 - 16.45 – Session 3 (cont.): It's all about service! – Pieter Allaerts, Chief Hospitality Officer

17.00 - 17.15 – Introduction & Tour Cliftons

17.15 - 19.15 – Copper Skillet Cook-off with Networking Drink

Delegates are invited to explore the city at their leisure on Monday evening. 

Tuesday 26 February 2019: 'The Future of the Industry and Technology Changes'

Karstens Sydney, 111 Harrington Street, The Rocks, Sydney

08.30 - 09.15 – Registration & arrival coffee

09.15 - 10.00 – Session 4: Future technologies for meeting industry – Max Valente, Thoughtstudio

10.15 - 10.30 – Introduction & Tour Karstens

10.30 - 11.00 – Morning tea

11.00 - 11.15 – Walk to The Porter

11.30 - 12.00 – Session 5: Trends in Conference Room Fit-outs – Mathew Toniolo, Haworth

12.15 - 12.30 – Tour The Porter

12.30 - 12.45 – Walk to Macquarie University CBD Campus


Macquarie University CBD Campus, 24/123 Pitt Street, Sydney

12.45 - 13.45 – Lunch

14.00 - 14.45 – Session 6: Meeting Room of the Future, Trends in AAP Region –
Mark Cooper, IACC

15.00 - 16.00 – Session 7: Panel Session – Stephen Cox, Cliftons

Panel members:
  • Robyn Johnson, Meeting & Events Australia
  • Natasha Cannon, Executive Assistant Network
  • Pieter Allaerts, Chief Hospitality Officer
  • James Gray, The Precinct

16.15 - 16.30 – Introduction & Tour Macquarie University CBD Campus

16.30 - 18.00 – Networking Drinks

18.30 - late – Dinner at Fish At The Rocks Restaurant