EFIC sponsors, hosts and participates in a number of Government, industry and association events throughout the year.
Screen Producers Association of Australia
Monday, 18 November - Thursday, 21 November 2013, Melbourne
EFIC are proud to be sponsors of the 2013 SPAA Conference, Screen Forever.
Held annually, the SPAA Conference provides screen industry businesses with tailored marketing and business development opportunities directed at reaching established and emerging players in the screen industry.
Attendees have the chance to network and connect with more than 600 producers, content creators, television and film executives, sales agents, financiers, distributors and key decision makers from all sectors of the screen industry in Australia.
For more information please visit the SPAA Screen Forever website.
Australian Steel Convention
Monday, 9 September - Tuesday, 10 September 2013, Gold Coast
The theme of the Australian Steel Convention 2013 is 'Building the future in steel' and will concentrate on crucial issues affecting the Australian steel industry now, and future expectations of the industry in both the domestic and global markets.
For more information, please visit the Australian Steel Convention website.
i3net Industry Breakfast
Friday, 6 September 2013, Wollongong
The i3net industry breakfast will be the official launch of the 2013 Wollongong Industry Showcase. There will be presentations from Wayne Taylor, managing director and chief executive officer of base and precious metals group TriAusMin, representatives from steel company BlueScope and Dom Figliomeni, chief executive officer of NSW Ports, Port Kembla Operations.
MESCA Mackay Briefing
Thursday, 5 September 2013, Mackay
The managing director of thermal and pulverised coking coal explorer and producer, Bandanna Energy, will be presenting an overview of the company and will discuss the requirements and timing surrounding the development of their significant thermal coal tenements located in Queensland's Galilee and Bowen Basins.
For more information, please visit the Mesca website.
Innovate, Internationalise or Die
Wednesday, 4 September 2013, Sydney
The Export Council of Australia (ECA) in conjunction with event partners Consult Australia and KPMG are hosting a special event on expanding your built environment business into overseas markets. This event will provide attendees with an in-depth overview of how to go global and feature presentations from business specialists and the chance to network with successful exporters.
ICN Major projects in WA briefings
Monday, 2 September 2013, Melbourne (VIC)
Tuesday, 3 September 2013, Liverpool (NSW)
Wednesday, 4 September 2013, Eight Mile Plain (QLD)
This ICN briefing will focus on the opportunities involved in the Roy Hill Iron Ore project and Chevron’s Wheatstone project and how to use ICN’s services to increase your chances of success.
For more information, please visit the following websites:
Eight Mile Plain (QLD)
ACT Export Awards: How to write an award-winning application
Thursday, 18 July 2013, Canberra
Applicants for the ACT Export Awards will have the chance to learn what makes a great application at a networking evening co-hosted by EFIC Director, SME, NSW & ACT, Natalie Reid-Frost.
Natalie, along with Lisa McAuley, National Manager of the Export Council of Australia, will talk about what a good and bad awards application looks like.
Attendees will also have an opportunity to network with other exporters, and to meet with final year ANU Business and Economics students who have been trained to work with you on developing your application.
For more information please visit the Canberra Business Council website.
Melbourne International Film Festival
Thursday, 25 July - Sunday, 11 August 2013, Melbourne
EFIC are proud to be sponsors of the 2013 Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF) – Australia’s premier film event.
Established in 1952, the Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF) is one of the oldest film festivals in the world and the most significant screen event in Australia. MIFF showcases the best in current cinema globally as well as retrospectives, tributes and discussion programs. It is also Australia's largest showcase of new Australian cinema and is the country’s most vocal champion of emerging and established local filmmaking talent.
For more information please visit the MIFF website.
Australian Grains Industry Conference
Monday, 29 July - Wednesday, 31 July 2013, Melbourne
Colin George, EFIC Director, Structure Trade & Project Finance, will be presenting at the Australian Grains Industry Conference (AGIC) to be held at the Crown Conference Centre, Melbourne from 29-31 July 2013.
Colin will be speaking about how EFIC can assist agricultural exporters with financial solutions. AGIC is the premier industry-hosted conference for grain industry market participants and service providers and is hosted by leading grain industry associations Australian Oilseeds Federation, Grain Trade Australia and Pulse Australia.
The conference brings together the Australian and global grain industry in a premium networking event as well providing the latest information concerning grain markets in Australia and globally.
For more information please visit the AGIC website.
Austmine International Conference & Exhibition
Monday, 20 May - Thursday, 23 May 2013, Perth
EFIC are proud to be sponsors of the Austmine 2013 International Conference & Exhibition – Australia’s premier mining innovation and technology event.
Held biennially, Austmine 2013 will be staged in Perth on 20-23 May 2013. This conference and exhibition will showcase the most innovative technologies and services which provide solutions to challenges faced by the mining industry around the globe. The event will look at production optimisation, maximising cost efficiency, ensuring safety and environmental responsibility, with a focus on some of the most exciting regions, including the Pilbara, West Africa, Russia, Chile, Peru, Brazil and Central Asia.
For more information please visit the Austmine website.
Manufacturers’ Monthly Endeavour Awards
May 2013, Melbourne
The Manufacturers’ Monthly Endeavour Awards Program this year celebrates its 10th anniversary. The Endeavour Awards recognise the essential role manufacturing plays in Australia’s economy and is the only national awards program which is solely for Australia’s manufacturing industry.
Twelve awards will be presented in the 2013 Manufacturers’ Monthly Endeavour Awards Program. EFIC is proud to sponsor the Exporter of the Year Award, which recognises excellence in entering or developing an export market with a new or existing manufactured product.
For more information please visit the Manufacturers’ Monthly website.
Five economic insights which could affect your business in 2013
March 2013, Perth
EFIC chief economist, Roger Donnelly, will be presenting at a number of events with our partners in Perth during March. Some of the topics he will be speaking about include:
- China - Where to from here and how does that affect WA?
- Africa - Is it really the next continent of opportunity for WA?
- South East Asia - What opportunities lie for WA in Indonesia and Philippines?
- Developed World - Can it still be a show stopper for growth?
- Wild Card - Where else should you keep an eye out in 2013 for opportunities for WA?
If you are interested in attending one of these events, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and we will provide you with the details.
Monday, 4 February - Thursday, 7 February 2013, Cape Town, South Africa
EFIC is a sponsor of the Australia Lounge at Mining Indaba, Africa's most important mining event.
Mining Indaba attracts a wide range of professionals who are currently or are considering investing in the African mining sector - miners, explorers, project developers, mining analysts, fund managers, investment specialists and financiers. It offers the Australian mining industry an unmatched opportunity to network with key decision-makers across Sub Saharan Africa.
For more information please visit the Mining Indaba website or for details of Australian participation visit the Austrade website.