Gold Membership is offered to medium to larger businesses operating within the Business events industry.
Business size is typically used to determine this level of membership. Membership Tier fees are designed to be equitable based on business size and income. With higher Tier level membership comes additional befits and discounts to programs.
Gold Tier 1
Typically $15+ mil turnover or more than 50 staff
Gold Tier 2
Typically $10+ mil turnover or more than 30 staff
Gold Tier 3
Typically $8+ mill turnover or more than 20 staff
Benefits of Gold Membership
Advocacy – There are many Advocacy objectives that the Association will pursue for the benefit of all members. Gold Members will be invited provide submissions or feedback to specific Advocacy programs. The Advocacy agenda is broad and will require effort at national and state levels of government.
Industry Policy – Industry Policy (rather than Association Policy) is developed in preparation of approaches made to governments or other stakeholders. This Policy outlines the Association view on behalf of the industry, as to what is desired by the industry from political or other decision-making stakeholders. Gold Members will be invited provide submissions or feedback to specific Industry Policy projects.
Research Development – Research proves our industry’s impact and reach with facts that empower the Association to lobby or push for change. Our research will be fit-for-purpose and an all-encompassing process to meet the research objective. Gold members will be invited to provide feedback on the development of Research objectives.
Our Leaders Forum will provide an opportunity for member’s management teams to learn from experts. Your business will receive a complimentary invitation to the forum.
Our annual Conference will be comprehensive and inclusive of subject matters of interest to all industry sectors. Your Gold membership is recognised with complimentary registrations. The number of complimentary registrations you receive is linked to your membership Tier level.
Our Awards and Gala Dinner will occur annually As a Gold member we would welcome your participation. The number of complimentary tickets you receive is linked to your membership Tier level.
Networking & Social functions will occur throughout the country. Gold members will receive a package of complementary passes to these events. They can be used as you wish at any of the events delivered during the year.
Education & Training will be offered during the year on various subject matters. The programs will be developed and delivered as needed and as a Gold Member you will receive program discounts.
Member Listing & Promotion of your Business. As a Gold Member your contribution is seen as valuable contribution to industry. In appreciation of your Gold membership, you will be recognised on the Association webpage, at the Leaders Forum, Conference, Award & Gala Dinner, as well as any other event where our industry gathers professionally or socially.