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AIIA Event Services Guide

The AIIA has a history of curating and delivering Trade Delegations, Conferences and Summits. These can take the form of virtual or in person on premise (IPOP) or hybrid format.
Event FormatDescriptionFrequencyPrice PointsPurposeSponsorship Opportunities

Keynote Event – In Person On Premise (IPOP)

Major In Person on Premise (IPOP) event usually incorporates catered table service with a VIP speaker.Quarterly per cityVariable depending on venue and speakerGreat networking opportunity.
Opportunity to hear from leading executives, though leaders and keynote speakers.
  • Platinum Sponsorship as primary sponsor for the event includes branding, speaking opportunities and head table seating.
  • Silver sponsors includes branding and priority table seating.
  • Sponsorship ranges from $2,500 to $10,000 based on speaker, coverage, attendance & branding opportunity.

Online Briefing Series (OBS)

On line delivery of keynotes, webcasts, thought leadership and education.
The format enables speakers and attendees to connect globally.
Weekly nationally
  • Non-Member – $30 ex GST
  • Member – Free
To enable a regular, easily accessible program of events involving attendees and speakers globally.
  • Series and Platinum Series Sponsorship available
  • Principal Sponsorship per event available
  • Curated event sponsorship
  • Includes speaking spots, branding and media coverage.
  • Investment ranges from $2,500 per event to $20,000 for the series

Sundowners (IPOP)

Casual networking events involving the broader business community.Bi-Monthly to quarterly per city.
  • Non-Member – $30 ex GST
  • Member – Free
Designed to bring interest groups together over drinks and finger food at a member / sponsor premises.
Great networking opportunity.
  • Hosting opportunities with branding and speaking spots.
  • Sponsor usually hosts the event on their premises.
  • Sponsorships start at $1,000 for an event.

Trade Delegations / Summits

These can be virtual or IPOP and member only, public or a closed invitation only event.
See further description below.
Two member summits or trade delegations per annum.
Private & Invitation only event as required.
  • Costs for international delegations will vary dependent on location, travel costs and logistics.
  • Virtual delegations will be costed accordingly.
There is a demand for each of these formats to build thought leadership, education and build trade connections.
  • Sponsorship options vary considerably based on the nature and format of the event, costs, and opportunity created for delegates.
  • These are provided and quoted individually per event.


Local & National Ceremonies held virtually and IPOP.AnnualTickets are dependent on format and venue.Recognition and support for our innovators. Celebrating innovation in Australia.
  • Opportunity includes category & event program sponsorship starting from $2,500 per category to Platinum event sponsorship opportunities. Fees on application.

The AIIA can deliver these for:

  • Members Only
  • Invitation Only
  • Public
  • Private

For AIIA Public Events, Delegations and Summits:

  • Curated by AIIA and advertised to all participants (members & non-members) to join for a fee
  • The member fee is usually discounted as part of the value of AIIA membership
  • Financially supported by vendors through sponsorship when providing meaningful content for the delegation
  • Delegates cover their own attendance costs (ie travel, accommodation etc) as well as a small service and attendance fee
  • Open to the general market
  • The target participants are usually those pursuing commercial, networking and knowledge share opportunities across, industry peers, vendors and government delegates across domestic and international borders
  • Trade delegations generally involve visiting (in person or virtually) international governments and industry

For private and invitation only event, the AIIA offers a service of curating special events on a fee for service basis on behalf of its members upon request. The following conditions apply:

  • This is a member only service
  • The fee varies based on the scope of works agreed to prior to any event
  • AIIA is not offering services to secure delegates on behalf of the requester. At no stage does the AIIA offer to sell any of its IP, data or contacts. All contacts and invitation lists are secured by the member organisation requesting the service.
  • At all times, all delegates are made aware that the AIIA, is the host providing a service offering on behalf of its member.
  • Any of AIIA’s members are welcome to request our Trade Delegation services
  • The delegation is paid for by the requester in the form of an agreed service fee determined by the format, Scope of Works and costs associated with curating the event.
  • The target participants are usually organisations looking to promote their capabilities to a specific audience across either public or private sector (ie other industries) as part of a targeted marketing strategy.

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