National Conference 2018

1 November 2018 - 3 November 2018

161 Elizabeth Street
Sydney

An impressive program attracting leaders from government and industry the CBFCA National Conference 2018 is the event not to be missed! Senator the Hon. Linda Reynolds CSC, Assistant Minister Home Affairs and the Hon Mark Coulton, Assistant Minister for Trade and Investment have both been invited to address delegates. Representatives from a variety of Australian regulatory agencies including the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, Office of Transport Security and other entities from the private sector will be part of this marquee event.

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"Emerging Technologies affecting International Trade"



With an impressive program attracting leaders from government and industry the CBFCA National Conference 2018 is the event not to be missed!

The Conference will be in held 1 - 3  November in Sydney at the prestigious Sheraton on the Park.

Located in the heart of Sydney's retail and business district, the Sheraton hotel offers magnificent views over Hyde Park. Come and enjoy the elegant surroundings and service and everything the city of Sydney has to offer including premium shopping and dining right at your doorstep for you and your partner to entertainment for the kids at nearby Darling Harbour.

You will hear from the
-    Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC, Assistant Minister for Home Affairs (DHA) will present the keynote address to delegates
-    Australian Border Force (ABF) and the DHA on how the integration has progressed and the impact that has had / will have  to stakeholders
-    Department of Agriculture an Water Resources
-    Office of Transport Security and the impacts from the security changes
-    The Hon. Mark Coulton, Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment
-    Patricks and Hutchison on their latest developments in automation and results nationally
-    The Future of Technology - Blockchain Demystified

The Full Conference Registration includes:
-    Two full days of informative and interactive discussion .
-    Conference materials
-    Entry to the Trade Display Exhibition
-    Attendance at the two social functions (facilitating valuable networking opportunities as well as the breakouts for morning tea and lunch throughout the days)

Thursday, 1 November 
Registration (1500 - 1700)
Annual General Meeting - Beaumont Room  (1700 - 1800)
Welcome Function -  The Conservatory Lounge & Bar (1830 - 2030)

Friday, 2 November

Registration (0745 - 0830)
Day one Conference Plenary Sessions, Ballroom 1  (0830 - 1530)
Gala Dinner & Awards Night - Ballroom 1 (1900 - 2359)

Saturday, 3 November
Registration (0745 - 0830)
Day two Conference Plenary Sessions, Ballroom 1  (0830 - 1600)

Registration options are as below and exclude GST.
  
                                        
 Member  Student  Non-Member  
 Full Conference
      1300.00          
 870.00           
 1590.00  
 
 Two Plenary Days ONLY (no social events
 890.00  490.00  1290.00  
 Friday OR Saturday plenary sessions ONLY
 445.00   245.00
  645.00
 
 Welcome Cocktail Function
 100.00  100.00   100.00  
 Gala Dinner and Awards Night
 150.00  150.00   150.00  


CPD Accreditation

Sessions will all be assessed for CPD and allocated when presentations are received.


Program Details

For a detailed program of speakers and sponsors please click HERE

Event Sponsors / Supporters

Theses events are not possible without the support of our sponsors.  Please take a minute to view those who support us and where possible support them.  To view please click HERE

Accommodation -

Sheraton on the Park has created our own accommodation booking page (see link below) as we had last year.

A block of rooms have been secured  for Nov 1 thru 3 HOWEVER it is crucial that you book as early as possible so as to avoid disappointment. Also please note room bookings need to be completed 4 weeks prior the event

Room types available are 
Cityside Room -  $385.00 per night (including one full buffet breakfast in Feast on level 1)

The booking web site has full details including 
* Overview of the hotel
* Photos
* Guest Room facilities
* Features and Amenities
* Local Area attractions
* Driving directions

NB: Alternative accommodation can be sourced using web sites such as www.trivago.com.au - however please note location of alternative accommodation so as to ensure timely access for the plenary sessions and social events. Also please note the Sheraton rate includes breakfast.

Accommodation WEB SITE.

Sponsors Packages

There are a range of sponsor options available - to obtain a sponsor [package booklet please email John Park

Cancellation Policy

All course registrations are subject to CBFCA's Cancellation Policy

Register Now

National Conference 2018

National Conference 2018
An impressive program attracting leaders from government and industry the CBFCA National Conference 2018 is the event not to be missed! Senator the Hon. Linda Reynolds CSC, Assistant Minister Home Affairs and the Hon Mark Coulton, Assistant Minister for Trade and Investment have both been invited to address delegates. Representatives from a variety of Australian regulatory agencies including the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, Office of Transport Security and other entities from the private sector will be part of this marquee event.






"Emerging Technologies affecting International Trade"



With an impressive program attracting leaders from government and industry the CBFCA National Conference 2018 is the event not to be missed!

The Conference will be in held 1 - 3  November in Sydney at the prestigious Sheraton on the Park.

Located in the heart of Sydney's retail and business district, the Sheraton hotel offers magnificent views over Hyde Park. Come and enjoy the elegant surroundings and service and everything the city of Sydney has to offer including premium shopping and dining right at your doorstep for you and your partner to entertainment for the kids at nearby Darling Harbour.

You will hear from the
-    Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC, Assistant Minister for Home Affairs (DHA) will present the keynote address to delegates
-    Australian Border Force (ABF) and the DHA on how the integration has progressed and the impact that has had / will have  to stakeholders
-    Department of Agriculture an Water Resources
-    Office of Transport Security and the impacts from the security changes
-    The Hon. Mark Coulton, Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment
-    Patricks and Hutchison on their latest developments in automation and results nationally
-    The Future of Technology - Blockchain Demystified

The Full Conference Registration includes:
-    Two full days of informative and interactive discussion .
-    Conference materials
-    Entry to the Trade Display Exhibition
-    Attendance at the two social functions (facilitating valuable networking opportunities as well as the breakouts for morning tea and lunch throughout the days)

Thursday, 1 November 
Registration (1500 - 1700)
Annual General Meeting - Beaumont Room  (1700 - 1800)
Welcome Function -  The Conservatory Lounge & Bar (1830 - 2030)

Friday, 2 November

Registration (0745 - 0830)
Day one Conference Plenary Sessions, Ballroom 1  (0830 - 1530)
Gala Dinner & Awards Night - Ballroom 1 (1900 - 2359)

Saturday, 3 November
Registration (0745 - 0830)
Day two Conference Plenary Sessions, Ballroom 1  (0830 - 1600)

Registration options are as below and exclude GST.
  
                                        
 Member  Student  Non-Member  
 Full Conference
      1300.00          
 870.00           
 1590.00  
 
 Two Plenary Days ONLY (no social events
 890.00  490.00  1290.00  
 Friday OR Saturday plenary sessions ONLY
 445.00   245.00
  645.00
 
 Welcome Cocktail Function
 100.00  100.00   100.00  
 Gala Dinner and Awards Night
 150.00  150.00   150.00  


CPD Accreditation

Sessions will all be assessed for CPD and allocated when presentations are received.


Program Details

For a detailed program of speakers and sponsors please click HERE

Event Sponsors / Supporters

Theses events are not possible without the support of our sponsors.  Please take a minute to view those who support us and where possible support them.  To view please click HERE

Accommodation -

Sheraton on the Park has created our own accommodation booking page (see link below) as we had last year.

A block of rooms have been secured  for Nov 1 thru 3 HOWEVER it is crucial that you book as early as possible so as to avoid disappointment. Also please note room bookings need to be completed 4 weeks prior the event

Room types available are 
Cityside Room -  $385.00 per night (including one full buffet breakfast in Feast on level 1)

The booking web site has full details including 
* Overview of the hotel
* Photos
* Guest Room facilities
* Features and Amenities
* Local Area attractions
* Driving directions

NB: Alternative accommodation can be sourced using web sites such as www.trivago.com.au - however please note location of alternative accommodation so as to ensure timely access for the plenary sessions and social events. Also please note the Sheraton rate includes breakfast.

Accommodation WEB SITE.

Sponsors Packages

There are a range of sponsor options available - to obtain a sponsor [package booklet please email John Park

Cancellation Policy

All course registrations are subject to CBFCA's Cancellation Policy
When
1/11/2018 - 3/11/2018
Where
161 Elizabeth Street
Sydney, Australia

Program

   

Thursday, 01 November 2018

 
Welcome Cocktail Function in The Conservatory Lounge & Bar
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
6:30 PM

Friday, 02 November 2018

 
Gala Dinner & Awards Night in Ballroom 1
Time
7:00 PM - 11:59 PM
7:00 PM

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