Your Conference is no Ordinary Conference

Connection and growth is not just about the intellectual transfer of knowledge, it is also about creating strong emotional bonds. Our social and immersive networking events are designed to do just that! If you’re coming from out of town, be sure to arrive on the 18 March to attend the Longest Lunch or NxG Longest Lunch and stay on after the conference program wraps up for the Family Business Awards Dinner and a Bridge Climb.

Longest Lunch

Ben Lexcen Terrace, Australian National Maritime Museum
Thursday, 18 March 2021
1.00pm – 5.00pm

We understand just how important it is to create meaningful, fun experiences for family businesses to connect with others within the family business community.

Join us the day before the conference program kicks off for the Longest Lunch – a true highlight each year! This event is your opportunity to catch-up and mingle with old friends and make new connections over lunch. Enjoy an afternoon of great food, wine and company.

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NxG Longest Lunch

Jones Bay Wharf Tribute Museum
Thursday, 18 March 2021
1.00pm – 5.00pm

As with most things in life, it often helps to be surrounded by a community of trusted friends and colleagues that can relate to your situation and offer advice, support and inspiration when you need it.

The NxG Longest Lunch is your opportunity to create meaningful connections with other Next Generation members within the family business community over lunch.

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Women in Family Business Breakfast

The Star Sydney
Friday, 19 March 2021
7.00am – 8.15am

Fabian Dattner, a global expert on leadership, will inspire you to consider the part you play and why women’s voices matter now more than ever.

This is a breakfast not to be missed and we encourage men to attend too. You will leave with a significantly elevated sense of what you can do together and why it needs the mindset of a marathon runner.

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Family Business Awards Dinner

The Star Sydney, The Star Event Centre Main Arena
Friday, 19 March 2021
7.00pm – 10.30pm

The Family Business Awards Dinner is your opportunity to celebrate and recognise the achievements of family owned Australian and New Zealand businesses, and the special achievers who contribute positively to our lives, our culture and the future of the Australian and New Zealand economy.

Be part of this magical evening that will take place at The Main Arena, at The Star Event Centre. You won’t want to miss being part of the glitz and glamour that this prestigious event offers.

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Sydney Harbour Bridge
Thursday 18 and Saturday 20 March, 2021

If 2020 has taught us anything, it’s to make sure we tick off as many things on our ‘bucket list’ as we can, when we can! Taking part in this adventure with other members of your family business community, the BridgeClimb experience will deliver unity, inspiration and a sense of achievement.

Don’t miss the opportunity to be part of a unique and exciting adventure, taking you to the top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Expert Climb Leaders will help you experience breathtaking views, discover fascinating facts, keep you safe and entertained along the way.

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