#PSAConvention19 Annual Professional Speakers Australia Convention is the ultimate yearly event where the Speaker Line-up of well known professionals are joined by experienced, and aspiring speakers alike. They come to together to learn from the best speakers in Australia and from around the world. Keynotes, workshops, breakouts, and other special events will be held across the 4 days at NSW’s Peppers Salt Resort & Spa, Kingscliff.

Convention at a glance:

  • Friday 22 March 2019 – Pre Convention Workshops & Convention Opening
  • Saturday + Sunday 23 – 24 March 2019 – Formal Convention Sessions
  • inc. Saturday 23 March Annual Gala Dinner & Awards (Black-Tie)
  • Monday 25 March 2019 Post Convention Workshops
    You can choose to add-on one or bundle both of the workshop days to your Convention registration!

Come take a look at this fabulous lineup of Speakers for our #YouAretheMessage #PSAConvention19 Conference!

 

FRIDAY 22 MARCH 2019

 

Pre-Convention Workshops

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PSA Delegates

9.00am - 10.30am

Pre Convention Workshop

Platform Professionals Summit

10.30am - 11.00am

Morning Tea

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11.00am - 12.30pm

Pre Convention Workshop

Platform Professionals Summit

12.30pm - 1.30pm

Lunch

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1.30pm - 3.15pm

Pre Convention Workshop

Platform Professionals Summit

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3.45pm - 4.15pm

Pre Convention Workshop

First Timers Session

 

PSA Convention

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5.00pm - 6.45pm

Opening Ceremony - Surprise Guest Appearance

 

 

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6.45pm - 9.00pm

Networking Drinks

 

SATURDAY 23 MARCH 2019

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8.00am - 9.00am

PSA AGM

 

PSA Convention

9.00am - 9:30am

Welcome and Opening Remarks: Amanda Stevens, Convention Convener and Tarran Dean, National President

9:30am - 10:30am

Opening Keynote: Chris Ridell - The hyperconnected future and what it means for the speaking industry.

10.30am - 11.05am

Morning Tea

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11.10am - 12.00pm

Nigel Collin: The Inside Secrets of Working with Event Profs

Dale Beaumont: The Latest Tech Tools to Automate your Business

TBA

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12.05pm - 12.55pm

Tim Reid: The Seven Steps to Creating and Launching a Podcast

Nic Hayes: Getting your Message to the Media - How to Secure PR and Grow your Profile

Jane Anderson: From Influencer to a Trusted Though Leader

12.55pm - 1.45pm

Lunch

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1.50pm - 3.05pm

Keynote Presentation: Chris Helder - Useful Belief, Why Positive Thinking doesn’t work.

3.05pm - 3:30pm

Afternoon tea

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3.35pm - 4.20pm

Pete Miller and Louise Mahler Getting your Message Heard - Voice and On Stage Workshop

Marty Wilson and Kate Burr More Funny More Money

TBA

4:20pm-4:25pm

 

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4.25pm - 5.10pm

Panel: Working with Bureaus TBA

Panel: Transitioning from Presenting to Programs with Adam Fraser, Keith Abraham and Matti Jewell

Panel: Turning Speaking into Consulting & Licensing Opportunities with Steve Simpson and Rowdy Mclean

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6.30pm - 7.30pm

Pre Dinner Drinks

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7.30pm - 11.59pm

Gala Dinner & PSA Awards - MC'd by Michael Mcqueen

 

SUNDAY 24 MARCH 2019

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7.00am - 8.30am

PNP Breakfast

 

PSA Convention

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9.00am - 10.20am

Stoolies

10.20am - 10.30am

Stoolies

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11.00am - 11.50am

Expert Roundtables - Choose your Own Adventure with over 20 Subject Experts

11.55am - 12.45pm

Expert Roundtables - Choose your Own Adventure with over 20 Subject Experts

12.45pm - 1.25pm

Lunch

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1.30pm - 3.30pm

Speaker Degustation - 5 x 15 minute sessions

3.30pm - 4:00pm

Afternoon Tea

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4.00pm - 5.30pm

Closing Keynote: Samantha Gash - The Power of Endurance and Achieving the Impossible

 

MONDAY 25 MARCH 2019

 

Post-Convention Workshops

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9.00am - 10.40am

Lights, Camera, Action: Using Video to Turbo-Charge your Speaking Business

10.40am - 11.10am

Morning Tea

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11.10am - 12.30pm

Lights, Camera, Action: Using Video to Turbo-Charge your Speaking Business

12.50pm - 1.30pm

Lunch

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1:00-4:00pm

Lights, Camera, Action: Using Video to Turbo-Charge your Speaking Business