Brisbane: Waste to Energy: the $2.5 billion infrastructure plan to turn your rubbish into energy
Sep
21
7:00 AM07:00

Brisbane: Waste to Energy: the $2.5 billion infrastructure plan to turn your rubbish into energy

  • Holding Redlich Level 1/300 Queen Street, Brisbane City QLD 4000 (map)
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The French-Australian Chamber of Commerce is pleased to invite you to its second Transport & Infrastructure event of the year to discuss the urgent infrastructure challenge presented by increasing levels of landfill, and how we can adapt/adopt/leverage technology solutions that have already been tried and tested in Europe.

A significant new fund announced in this year’s Queensland state budget will be made available to private companies and local governments to contribute toward the establishment of large scale infrastructure to assist with a move towards a European model of turning household and other waste into energy.

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Melbourne: Australia-Germany Business Summit
Sep
21
to Oct 8

Melbourne: Australia-Germany Business Summit

  • 25 Collins Street Melbourne 3000 Australia (map)
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The one-day conference with up to 300 delegates will focus on German-Australian trade and business topics and explore how Australian and German businesses can engage in even closer, mutually beneficial collaboration, particularly in the context of the latest geopolitical developments. 

Federal Ministers Steven Ciobo and Josh Frydenberg together with business leaders from Australia and beyond will elaborate on trade and energy strategies respectively, and discuss new investment and trade opportunities, taking into account the current negotiations for the Australia-EU Free Trade Agreement. 

Other panel topics of bilateral relevance include Disruptive Technologies that affect businesses across all industries, including Digitalisation, Machine Learning and Big Data, Mobility and Infrastructure, and the challenges of the Future Work Force. Delegates will be able to expand their professional bilateral network at side events and through a networking app, adding additional value to this unique, one-day event. 

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London: Europe’s Biggest Aussie Rules Game
Sep
21
12:00 PM12:00

London: Europe’s Biggest Aussie Rules Game

  • Armoury House, City Road EC1Y 2BQ (map)
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AFL Europe is supporting a day of Australian Rules football at the iconic grounds of the Honourable Artillery Company. There are two games preceded by a full hospitality lunch where medals will be presented to players and cups to winning captains. We are hopeful of VIP attendance. The teams are representative and traditional: Victorians v Allies. For the Victorians, the traditional “Big V” strip will be worn.

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Sydney: Sydney Vietnam Symposium
Sep
21
12:30 PM12:30

Sydney: Sydney Vietnam Symposium

Join the Sydney Vietnam Academic Leadership Group for a gathering of University of Sydney researchers with an interest in Vietnam supported by the University of Sydney Business School and the Sydney Southeast Asia Centre . Researchers and Educators representing all faculties of the university are in attendance including; Arts and Social Sciences, Business, Health Sciences, Science, Medicine and Health, Engineering and Information Techologies and Schools of Architecture, Design and Planning, Conservatorium of Music and Law.

The Symposium will include discussion on Social science research, Health research and Science research in Vietnam and ways of developing new research collaborations and expand existing collaborations across the University.

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Singapore: Born Global Salon with Si Chen
Sep
21
6:30 PM18:30

Singapore: Born Global Salon with Si Chen

The 2018 Singapore Advance Born Global Salon with special guest Si Chen, Head of Strategy for Tencent AI Lab will explore developments in AI globally, opportunities for Australian companies to embrace AI and for international Australians to lead new technology fields.

Held as part of the Australian High Commission's Good Science = Great Business 2018 Festival of Innovation, the Salon is one of more than 35 events held in Singapore throughout September. Find out more about the Festival and events here
 

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Sydney: French - Aussie drinks
Sep
27
5:45 PM17:45

Sydney: French - Aussie drinks

  • Sofitel Wentworth Level 5 61-101 Phillip Street Sydney, NSW 2000 (map)
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The French-Australian Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FACCI), The French Australian Lawyers Society (FALS), French Business School Alumni in Australia (FBSAA), French Professionals Australia (FPA) & PwC have teamed up to organise monthly drinks at Sofitel Wentworth. Everyone is welcome.

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Adelaide: French - Aussie drinks
Sep
27
6:00 PM18:00

Adelaide: French - Aussie drinks

  • Pullman Adelaide 16 Hindmarsh Square Adelaide, SA 5000 (map)
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Organised in partnership between the French-Australian Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FACCI), The French Australian Lawyers Society (FALS), French Business School Alumni in Australia (FBSAA), French Professionals Australia(FPA) & PwC, this informal networking event takes places on the last Thursday of every month at the Pullman Adelaide. Everyone is welcome. 

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Singapore: Good Science = Great Business 2018 Gala Dinner
Sep
27
6:30 PM18:30

Singapore: Good Science = Great Business 2018 Gala Dinner

  • John Jacob Ballroom, The St. Regis Singapore 29 Tanglin Rd, Singapore 247911 247911 Singapore (map)
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Australia’s High Commissioner to Singapore, HE Bruce Gosper, would be delighted if you could join him at the Good Science = Great Business 2018Gala Dinner on Thursday 27 September 2018. The Gala Dinner concludes the Good Science = Great Business 2018: An Australian Festival of Innovation in Singapore and ASEAN throughout the month of September.

The Gala Dinner will highlight events and outcomes of the Festival. It will feature a keynote address from Professor Brian P. Schmidt AC FAA FRS, Nobel Laureate and Vice-Chancellor, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Australian National University.

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London: Australia & New Zealand Annual Reception
Oct
17
6:30 PM18:30

London: Australia & New Zealand Annual Reception

The Australia-United Kingdom Chamber of Commerce and National Australia Bank are pleased to invite you to the Australia & New Zealand Annual Reception. Hosted by HE the Rt Hon Sir Jerry Mateparae GNZM, QSO, KStJ, New Zealand High Comissioner to the UK and HE the Hon George Brandis QC, Australian High Commissioner to the UK. 

With shared history, values and institutions, shared culture and connections, a healthy sporting rivalry and one of the most comprehensive bilateral free trade agreements in existence, the Australia-New Zealand relationship is one worth celebrating.

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New York: UQ Rugby Benefit Dinner
Nov
1
6:00 PM18:00

New York: UQ Rugby Benefit Dinner

The Faculty of Business, Economics and Law in partnership with The University of Queensland in America, Inc. (TUQIA) proudly presents the fifth annual UQ Rugby Benefit Dinner in support of the UQ rugby scholar athlete and UQ Rugby Club.

Join UQ alumni, friends and business colleagues for a fantastic evening of rugby festivities in central New York City.

This year's stellar lineup includes Australian rugby legends Mark Ella AM, Glen Ella, Gary Ella, rising sevens star Mackenzie Sadler, and Wallaby Hall of Famer Dr Mark Loane AM as the panel MC.

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New York: September Flag Raising Ceremony 2018
Sep
15
12:00 PM12:00

New York: September Flag Raising Ceremony 2018

  • 18 Broadway New York, 10004 United States (map)
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On Saturday September 15, 2018 The Australian Community, in collaboration with The Bowling Green Association, will again be continuing a tradition of raising the Australian flag to commemorate the Ten Australians who perished on 9/11.

This will be the seventh year of this tradition, and will take place at the Charging Bull Triangle near Bowling Green, located at the end of Broadway in Lower Manhattan.

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Hong Kong: YOW! Conference
Sep
15
9:00 AM09:00

Hong Kong: YOW! Conference

For the last ten years YOW! has brought over 200 International Software Experts from around the world to over 30,000 software professionals in Australia. For the second year in a row, we're bringing them to Hong Kong. Come to this world renowned conference to discover the latest trends in development and delivery and network with fellow developers

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Santa Monica: G'DAY USA Australia rocks the pier
Sep
12
6:00 PM18:00

Santa Monica: G'DAY USA Australia rocks the pier

  • Santa Monica Pier 200 Santa Monica Pier Santa Monica , CA 90401 (map)
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G’Day USA’s Australia Rocks the Pier is held on Santa Monica’s iconic pier as part of the annual Twilight Concert Series – one of the largest and most successful free festival-style concert series in Southern California. The 9th annual Australia Rocks the Pier will feature performances by contemporary Australian artists and tourism activations. In addition, G’Day USA, in collaboration with APRA, holds a contest giving an emerging Australian artist a chance to perform as the opening act. Australia Rocks the Pier is historically one of the most popular concerts in the series regularly attracting 20,000+ cheering fans.

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Shanghai: Brand Australia How to Leverage Your Australian-ness in China
Sep
12
9:00 AM09:00

Shanghai: Brand Australia How to Leverage Your Australian-ness in China

  • Servcorp Office, Level 29, Tower One, Kerry Centre, 1515 Nanjing West Road, Jing'An District (map)
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Irrespective of diplomatic up and downs, Chinese citizens’ perception of Australia is extremely positive. However, in the world’s most competitive market, there is always the opportunity to better use elements of our national image to gain further cut-through and advantage. 

Join AustCham Shanghai for a session on how to leverage your Australian-ness in China 

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Brisbane: How does defence technology support the Australia – Germany relationship?
Sep
11
7:00 PM19:00

Brisbane: How does defence technology support the Australia – Germany relationship?

  • Blackbird Bar and Grill, Riverside Centre 123 Eagle Street Brisbane City 4000 (map)
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The German-Australian Chamber of Industry and Commerce, together with its Executive Member Rheinmetall Defence Australia, invites you to a Business Dinner at Blackbird Restaurant overlooking the Brisbane River and Story Bridge.

The evening will consist of welcome drinks and canapes, followed by a three-course sit-down dinner featuring local Queensland fresh produce and have the opportunity to hear from the Chamber’s new Executive Director, Alexandra Voss, who kindly agreed to moderate the discussion. This event will also be an opportunity to mix and mingle with members of the Chamber Board and the Queensland Chapter Executives.

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Hong Kong: Born Global Salon with Dalene Wray
Sep
7
11:30 AM11:30

Hong Kong: Born Global Salon with Dalene Wray

The upcoming Born Global Hong Kong Salon is a special event celebrating 2018 Advance Agriculture Award Finalist, Dalene Wray, Managing Director of OBE. Dalene will be joined in conversation by award-winning international Australian journalist, Sarah Clarke.

Dalene is a trail-blazing woman in the traditional world of agriculture. In addition her recognition from Advance, Dalene is the recipient of the 2018 Chief Executive Women - Austrade ‘Women in Export Scholarship’ to Harvard Business School, and the Queensland Country Life ‘Beef Achiever of the Year’ Award – the first woman in the award’s history.

At this event Dalene will share stories from her work and life, from growing up in rural Queensland to leading global growth of an Australian company, her thoughts on the rise of "impossible" meats, consumer trends, and innovations in the food industry.

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New York: AWNY Aussie Writers in NYC
Sep
6
6:30 PM18:30

New York: AWNY Aussie Writers in NYC

  • Taylor St Baristas 33 E 40th St New York, NY 10017 (map)
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Join former Sydney-siders Georgia Clark (The Bucket List, The Regulars) and Lexi Freiman (Inappropriation) for a lively discussion about literature and life as a novelist in New York City. They’ll be in conversation about their process, how to write and sell a book, their critically acclaimed new novels and how to make a living as a creative in this big, bad city that we all love. 

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London: Innovation Talks - AI in Financial Markets
Sep
6
7:30 AM07:30

London: Innovation Talks - AI in Financial Markets

  • Huckletree Shoreditch (Alphabeta Building Entrance) 18 Finsbury Square London (map)
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With a panel of speakers from key banks including Westpac and ING and fintech unicorn Revolut, join the Australia United Kingdom Chamber of Commerce for a breakfast briefing which will explore the opportunities, and limits, of AI in the UK’s biggest economic sector.

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Berlin: Sommerfest
Aug
31
6:00 PM18:00

Berlin: Sommerfest

  • Châlet Suisse Clayallee 99 (Im Jagen 5) 14195 Berlin-Dahlem (map)
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The Sommerfest will take place in Grunewald with a number of participating associations. The event will be enriched by DJ Thomas Uhlemann’s music and culinary delights will be supplied. Partners and children are also welcome and there will be competitions and games especially for children. Children under 12 are admitted free of charge. This event is a great chance for business networking with fellow German Australian Business Council corporates, members and friends. 

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Sydney: Born Global Salon with Maureen Dowd
Aug
29
6:00 PM18:00

Sydney: Born Global Salon with Maureen Dowd

Join America's most influential newspaper columnist as she talks gender, politics and the current administration with celebrated journalist and global Australian, Julia Baird. In Ms. Dowd'a 35 year career at the Times, she has covered seven presidential campaigns and served as White House correspondent, winning a Pulitzer Prize for her series of columns on the Monica Lewinsky scandal. 

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