Social program

Get more out of ABF19 and network with your industry peers

Continue the ABF discussion with speakers, delegates and IHPA representatives at our networking events. Most registrations include a ticket to our Welcome reception, which follows the pre-conference workshops. We also encourage you to join us at the Conference dinner the following evening. During the registration process you will be able to select which events you’d like to attend.

Welcome reception

Date: Monday 13 May 2019
Time: 18:00 – 20:00
Venue: Melbourne Aquarium
Dress: Smart Casual
Tickets: The Welcome reception is included in most registrations. Visit ‘Registration’ to check your entitlements.
Additional Tickets: $80

Reflect on the day’s workshops and meet industry peers as we welcome you to Melbourne in the atmospheric ‘Oceanarium’. Marvel at the rays swimming overhead and schools of fish swimming around the perimeter of the space, while enjoying a selection of canapes and beverages.

Networking dinner

Date: Tuesday 14 May 2019
Time: 19:00 – 22:30
Venue: Cargo Hall
Dress: Smart Casual
Tickets: $130.00

Take the opportunity to network with fellow delegates and like-minded individuals as you enjoy a wonderful dinner and local wines with views over the river. Enjoy canapés on arrival with a 2 course meal and local beverages along with entertainment.