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FAQ

To help answer some of the most common conference questions we have prepared this FAQ. If we don't answer your question below, please contact the team on 1300 889 670 or at training@fia.org.au 

Terms and conditions of registration can be downloaded here.

Program

Where can I find a copy of the Conference program?

Do I have to stay in one track the whole time?

Registration

What is included in the conference only registration?

Are Masterclasses a separate cost?

Can my colleagues and I share a registration?

I want to register on behalf of others in my organisation. How do I do this?

We don’t have a company credit card. Can I still book online?

Can I get an invoice sent to me for our Accounts department to pay?

Other

Can anyone attend the FIA Annual General Meeting?

Do you have recommended places to stay near the venue?

 

Where can I find a copy of the conference program? 

The full conference program can be viewed here.

 

Do I have to stay in one track the whole time?

Not at all, unless that is the best use of conference for you and your organisation. Feel free to move from track to track finding the session that best suits your professional development needs.

Pre Conference Masterclasses are different. Once you select your preferred masterclass to attend you stay with it for the full day. For more information about the Masterclasses please click here.

 

What is included in the conference only registration?

  • Attendance at Wednesdays opening plenary and sessions on Thursday and Friday
  • Admittance into the exhibition
  • Welcome tea and coffee, light breakfast, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea on Thursday
  • Welcome tea and coffee, light breakfast, morning tea and lunch on Friday
  • Attendance at the Welcome Reception on Wednesday 7 March
  • Attendance at the Farewell Drinks on Friday 9 March
  • Conference satchel, lanyard, delegate handbook
  • Consenting delegate list (emailed one week prior)
  • Access to speaker presentations post event (note, not all presentations may be made available)

Conference & Dinner Packages get all of the above, plus a ticket to the Fundraisers' Gala Awards Dinner on Thursday 8 March. 

 

Are Masterclasses a separate cost?

Yes. Pre-Conference Masterclasses are not included in any of our Conference registration packages. For a full list of prices, please see the pricing page.

 

Can my colleagues and I share a registration?

No. Each registration is for a single person. If you can only attend one day we do have a day only registration option.

 

I want to register on behalf of others in my organisation. How do I do this?

It's easy! Register all the attendees using their details, you will be required to use a unique email address per attendee. If you need a copy of the tax receipt for your own records, there will be a link where you can email it to yourself after payment has been made.

 

We don’t have a company credit card. Can I still book online?

Register online and fill out all details up until you reach the payment page. There will be a reference number above the credit card payment form. Please email us quoting this reference number and we will send an invoice to you.

Please note that the following admin fees apply to invoicing and EFT payments:

  • $75 per invoice if the amount is less than $2,000.
  • $20 per invoice if the amount is over $2,000.

 

Can I get an invoice sent to me for our Accounts department to pay?

Register online and fill out all details up until you reach the payment page. There will be a reference number above the credit card payment form. Please email us quoting this reference number and we will send an invoice to you.

Please note that the following admin fees apply to invoicing and EFT payments:

  • $75 per invoice if the amount is less than $2,000.
  • $20 per invoice if the amount is over $2,000.

 

Can anyone attend the FIA Annual General Meeting?

Yes, anybody can attend the FIA Annual General Meeting, but only members may vote on business arising. The AGM is where we vote in our Fellows and Emeritus for the year.

 

Do you have recommended places to stay near the venue?

Great rates are available to Conference delegates at selected hotels around the International Convention Centre (ICC) Sydney. Visit the accommodation page for options.

 

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