Events Network Meeting 17 September 2018 - Innovation and Activation

  • Date:

    17 September 2018

  • Time:

    10:00 am

  • Location:

    The Pavilion Kiama

‘Innovation and Activation’

Monday 17 September 2018

10.00am – 2.30pm 
The Pavilion Kiama
2 Bong Bong Street 
Hosted by Kiama Municipal Council

The program will include: 

  • Laura Shelley, Events Team Leader and  Sara Wightman, Events and Marketing Coordinator, Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council delivering a case study of the Music by the River project displaying collaboration between council, business and the arts.
  • Kevin Poilly, Events and Protocol Supervisor, Blacktown City Council and Brittany Ellison, Special Events Project Officer, Blacktown City Council revealing how to turn an undesirable space into a thriving place for residents and visitors to enjoy.
  • Jacqui Hemsley, Manager – Cultural Services, Lake Macquarie City Council discussing the use of creativity to springboard successful activation projects in collaboration with event organisers, tourism operators and community.
  • Alina Azar, Manager Economic Development and Alayna Gleeson, Events Coordinator, Mid-Western Regional Council speaking on managing the corporate, civic and community expectations of the Flavours of Mudgee event.
  • Margaret Le, Manager Communications, Customer Service and Events, and Bridget Keating, Coordinator, Events and Sponsorship, Georges River Council presenting their creation and implementation of Event Strategies for council.