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Australian Festival Industry Conference
October 24

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The Australian Festival Industry Conference (AFIC) is a brand new nationally focused event. AFIC is the only conference in Australia dedicated exclusively to festival industry professionals.

When: Thursday 24th October, 2019
Where: Opal Cove Resort. Coffs Harbour, NSW
Event Program: Full day conference, followed by an evening cocktail party celebration

AFIC defines the Australian festival industry as encompassing five main categories:
1. Music festivals
2. Arts & cultural festivals: including comedy, film, writing, photography, visual art, performing arts, multi-cultural, etc.
3. Food & drink festivals
4. Intellectual & ideas
5. Sporting festivals

Delegates will have the opportunity to
• Learn about the latest innovative developments and best-practices relating to…
Legislative changes
Operational developments (i.e. site planning, traffic management)
Technological event management advancements
Human resource & volunteer management strategies
Destination management strategies, and more…
• Exchange information, ideas and case studies from festivals across Australia
• Become empowered to further develop the quality of Australian festivals
• Network with fellow industry professionals

AFIC is relevant to anyone who works in the festival industry, including festival organising team members, such as:
• Festival directors/event managers
• HR Managers / volunteer coordinators
• Sponsorship managers/coordinators
• Ticketing managers
• Marketing, PR & graphic design professionals
• Vendor coordinators
• Artistic director / programming coordinator
• Treasurers / accounting & finance managers
• Site managers
• Technical directors
• Administration support

Suppliers to the industry are also encouraged to attend, as are public sector employees.

For more information visit http://australianfestivalconference.com.au/ 


October 24, 2019
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Opal Cove Resort
Opal Blvd, Coffs Harbour,