The 2023 FIA Conference has an exciting range of social and networking events. Meet new friends, reconnect with old ones and get to know your fundraising peers!

 

The social events calendar includes:

 

Welcome Reception

Join us for the official welcome reception of FIA Conference 2023! Network with friends and colleagues over a drink and some canapes in the exhibition hall.

 

Date: Wednesday 22 February 2023

Time: 5.15pm – 7.30pm

Where: Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

 

Tickets included in full conference registration. Additional tickets at $85 each.

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Speed Networking

If this is your first time at the conference, come along to meet and network with other conference delegates. 

 

Date: Wednesday 22 February 2023

Time: 5.15pm – 6.00pm

Where: Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

 

Tickets included in full conference registration. Please indicate if you are attending when you register. 

 

Emerging Leaders Networking Function

Under 35 and keen to meet other like-minded young professionals in the fundraising sector? This is the conference event for you! This causal networking event, specifically for young fundraisers, offers you a unique opportunity to deepen your relationships with fellow emerging leaders across the country.

 

Date: Wednesday 22 February 2023

Time: 7.00pm – 8.00pm

Where: venue to be confirmed

 

Tickets included in full conference registration.

 

Fellows And CFRE Function

If you are a Fellow of FIA or a CFRE, you are invited to this special function to network with fundraising colleagues over a drink or two.

 

Date: Wednesday 22 February 2023

Time: 7.00pm – 8.00pm

Where: Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

 

Tickets included in full conference registration.

 

Fundraisers’ Gala Awards Dinner

Date: Thursday 23 February 2023

Time: 7.00pm till late

Where: Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Tickets: Members $195; Non Members $230

 

Conference and Awards Dinner Packages available. Members save $75.

 

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Farewell Drinks

Stick around for the farewell drinks following the closing plenary session on Friday afternoon. Unwind at the end of the conference and network with the new friends you’ve made. 

Date: Friday 24 February 2023

Time: 4.30pm – 5.30pm

Where: Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Tickets included in full conference registration.

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Early bird registrations now open. Register before 13 December 2022 to save!