A range of sponsorship opportunities to enhance exposure of your business are available for the 2017 Australian Regional Development Conference.  Ranging from 1/4 page advertisements to ‘Conference Partner’, cost effective packages can be tailored to suit individual organisations.

Sponsors and Exhibitors will have an opportunity to network and meet potential new clients and explore new business opportunities at this Conference with delegates attending from industry, business, Government, community development, universities, environmental groups, Chamber of Commerce, economic, sustainability and environmental groups.

Sponsorship and Exhibition Benefits

  • Maintain a high profile in valuable target markets before, during and following the event
  • Demonstrate your organisations commitment to regional development
  • Consolidate and build relationships
  • Enable your organisation to benefit significantly from constant exposure to an interested, relevant and influential audience in a relaxed environment.
  • As an added benefit daily catering will be served in the exhibition area, thus maximising exhibitor exposure to delegates.


Sponsorship and Exhibition Opportunities at a Glance

  • Gold Major Sponsor
  • Silver Sponsor
  • Welcome Reception
  • Keynote Speaker
  • Conference Handbook
  • Conference Awards
  • Conference Satchel
  • Name Badges
  • Concurrent Session
  • Single and Double Exhibition Stands
  • Handbook Advertisements
  • Satchel Inserts
  • Poster Presentation Area

Receive your copy of the sponsorship prospectus

All Sponsors and Exhibitors are acknowledged and linked to the Australian Regional Development Conference website for one year. 

To create a package that best suits your organisation contact the Conference secretariat.

Conference Secretariat –
Ph: +61 7 5502 2068
E. secretariat@regionaldevelopment.org.au

Sponsors & Exhibitors 2017

Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development

Economic Development Award & Concurrent Session Sponsor

The Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development is responsible for the design and implementation of the Australian Government’s infrastructure, transport and regional development policies and programmes.

We work to:

  • promote, evaluate, plan and invest in infrastructure and regional development;
  • foster an efficient, sustainable, competitive, safe and secure transport system;
  • facilitate local partnerships between all levels of government and local communities; and
  • provide good governance in the Australian territories.

THE Rural Woman

Leadership Award Sponsor

THE Rural Woman was founded on the belief that if a rural woman blooms, all around her bloom too. It’s a powerful and deeply felt ripple. We are supporting thousands of rural women & reversing decline, through the expansion of a collaborative, user driven, global online community & marketplace.


Community Development Award Sponsor

TAFE NSW is Australia’s leading provider of vocational education and training with over 500,000 enrolments annually, offering the best of campus-based delivery along with flexible, online and work-based learning. While maintaining our wider economic and social role in supporting the NSW Government’s goals under NSW 2021, we are transforming into a competitive and sustainable business.


Environment and Sustainability Award Sponsor

Energy Action is Australia’s leading energy management consultancy firm and for over 10 years we have been bringing innovation to energy management delivering positive financial outcomes for over 5,000 Australian businesses.


Australian Bureau of Statistics

The Australian Bureau of Statistics is Australia’s national statistical agency, providing official statistics on a wide range of economic, social, population and environmental statistics. Every five years, the ABS’ Census of Population and Housing gives us with the richest and most comprehensive statistical resource to help plan for our future.

.id – the population experts

.id stands for ‘informed decisions’. We provide decision makers with readily accessible, easy to use information about the people living in their communities.

Every year, hundreds of councils and regional associations rely on our online tools and consulting expertise to access funding, deliver services effectively and plan for the future with confidence.


REMPLAN is a cloud based, economic and demographic modelling and analysis system that makes the complex simple. REMPLAN undertakes research in regional economics and planning by providing area-specific data and analysis. REMPLAN offers online resources and consulting services to support funding applications, development of business cases, investment attraction and analysis of major projects.

See us at our exhibition stand or contact the team on; 1300 737 443

SSE Australia

SSE has been manufacturing quality solar infrastructure since 1997. In 2010, SSE Australia began delivering the same high level of service to Australian businesses and communities. SSE is currently the only solar company in Australia that can deliver both commercial and utility-scale solar equipment and infrastructure.


VendorPanel simplifies procurement processes, reduces risk and drives social procurement impact. It simplifies the way staff get quotes, and the way procurement teams manage their Preferred Suppliers, manage compliance, run tenders, encourage local economic development, and drive social procurement. In doing so it increases transparency, governance and probity, and drives competitive savings.

Comments are closed