• Congratulations...

    ...to all the winners at Event Awards 2016!

  • "As an industry, we inspire our audience."

    Andrew Walsh, Creative Director, White Night Melbourne

  • "We can and do change the world."

    Ignatius Jones, Creative Director, Vivid Sydney

  • Dates for 2017

    Make space in your diary! The Symposium will be held on Thursday 14 September - Friday 15 September in 2017.

Inspiration, Operation and Communication

September 22 and 23 2016

Latest News

Sep 26, 2016

After a thrilling Event Awards, the 2016 Australian Event Symposium delivered on its promise to inspire, while developing new skills for event industry professionals from every state and territory in Australia and showing off a hidden wonder of the Sunshine Coast.

Jul 21, 2016

Visit Sunshine Coast will give delegates a unique experience of the Sunshine Coast on the Friday morning of the Symposium, treating them to "Breakfast at the Bar".

Jul 7, 2016

Ignatius Jones, one of the world’s leading major event directors and creative director of Vivid Sydney, has joined the program for the Australian Event Symposium to shed light on the creative process behind the world’s largest festival of light, music and ideas which in 2016 attracted a record-breaking 2.31 million people.

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