Event Schedule

   

Events hosted by
Accommodation
Association
 The Accommodation Association's is scheduling our event calendar in line with State Government Directions on events and gatherings. Our 2021 events program will be a mix of in-person, hybrid and webinars. 

   

Industry /
Partner Event

 

Past Events 2021

16

MARCH

VIC Economic & Hotel Market Update

  •  Tuesday
  •  2:30 PM for 3:00 PM start - 4:30 PM followed by networking drinks Local Time
  •  Sofitel Melbourne on Collins

Confirmed Speakers 

  • Matthew Burke, Regional Manager Pacific, STR 
  • Damien Little, Director - Research, Development & Strategy, AHS Advisory
  • Panel discussion: Moderator: Dean Long, Chief Executive Officer, Accommodation Association

Panelists include:

  • Kath Mainland, Chief Executive Officer, RISING
  • Katrina Sedgwick, Chief Executive Officer, ACMI
  • Jane Zantuck, Assistant Director - Marketing & Corporate Partnerships, National Gallery of Victoria
  • Special Guest - Robynne Berg MBus (Mktg), Director, thinkplayact

24

MARCH

Destination NSW Marketing & Events Update

  •  Wednesday
  •  8:30 AM for 9:00 AM start - 10:30 AM Local Time
  •  Swissotel Sydney - Level 8, Blaxland B

As the accommodation industry emerges from COVID-19, hoteliers will need to proactively explore a range of markets and opportunities to ensure we remain competitive.
To assist in developing proactive plans to lift demand, Steve Cox, CEO Destination NSW will present an overview of strategies and priorities for DNSW, campaigns, programs and events planned for the 2021/22 year and opportunities for hotels to leverage these activities


25

MARCH

When JobKeeper Ends (Webinar)

  •  Thursday
  •  12:00 PM - 12:45 PM AEDT
  •  Online, at your computer

The Accommodation Association invites you to this joint webinar with Mullins Lawyers.

In this webinar -

  • Sam McIvor, Partner, Mullins Lawyers will discuss the impacts on employers when the Government subsidy comes to an end and will canvas options regarding employees generally, including redundancies.
  • Noel Teskey, Senior Workplace Relations Consultant, Accommodation Association will provide an update on the Fair Work Amendment (Supporting Australia's Jobs and Economic Recovery) Bill.

 

11

MAY

Brisbane & Queensland Economic & Hotel Market Update

  •  Tuesday
  •  2:30 PM for 3:00 PM start - 4:30 PM followed by networking drinks Local Time
  •  Sofitel Brisbane Central

Confirmed Speakers 

  • Paul Hammond, Business Development Manager Pacific, STR 
  • Damien Little, Director, AHS Advisory
  • Michael Branagh, Group Executive of Marketing, Tourism and Events Queensland

26

MAY

Gold Coast & Queensland Economic & Hotel Market Update

  •  Wednesday
  •  7:00 AM for 7:30 AM start - 9:00 AM
  •  voco Gold Coast, 31 Hamilton Ave, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217

Confirmed Speakers 

  • Paul Hammond, Business Development Manager Pacific, STR 
  • Stephen Halmarick, Chief Economist and Head of Global Economic & Markets Research, Commonwealth Bank
  • Industry Leaders Panel: moderated by Dean Long, Chief Executive Officer, Accommodation Association. 


Panellists: 

  • Simon McGrath, Chief Executive Officer, AccorHotels Pacific
  • Leanne Harwood, Managing Director Australasia and Japan, IHG; and 
  • Chris Sedgwick, Chief Operating Officer, TFE Hotels

08

JUN

ACT Economic & Hotel Market Update

  •  Tuesday
  •  2:30 PM for 3:00 PM start - 5:00 PM
  •  Hotel Kurrajong

The Accommodation Association and AHA ACT invites you to attend our Economic & Hotel Market Update for ACT.

Our line up of speakers - 

  • Cherelle Murphy, Chief Economist, Austrade
  • Tom Chappel, Business Development, STR
  • Adele Labine-Romain, National Travel, Hospitality and Leisure Sector Leader, Deloitte Access Economics

July 2021 - No events scheduled

 

August 2021

25

August

ARMA Revenue Management - Global Education Summit

  •  Wednesday
  •  All day 24hr access
  •  Online, at your computer.

For more information and to register your FREE 24-hour access pass, visit https://www.arma-revenuemanagement.com/summit

This event will feature a live session from world-renowned pricing advisory, Simon-Kucher & Partners, Summit exclusive video workshops, and a Q&A forum where you can post a question and receive expert answers. 

Accommodation Association members will also be able to purchase a 90-day access pass at a reduced rate should they wish to have access to the content to consume in their own time and at their own pace.