Evolve 2022 launches full program


Meetings & Events Australia (MEA) has unveiled its full program for Evolve 2022.

Under the uniting theme of Building confidence through best practice, MEA has assembled a cast of speakers including former Head of Innovation & Creativity at Disney Duncan Wardle, who will be kicking off the conference with his ‘Think Different – The Disney Way!’ keynote.

This is followed by Commodore Martin Brooker’s (retired) ‘Leadership Under Fire’ presentation. Holly Ransom will lead the event as MC and deliver a keynote on empowering both yourself and your team.

The plenaries will be complemented by breakout sessions across the three pillars of Building Confidence, Best Practice and Future Leaders featuring industry experts.

Sector leaders such as Julia Swanson (Melbourne Convention Bureau), Simon Baggs (Lateral Event Management), Kate Smith (WALDRONSMITH Management), Nicole Walker (Arinex), Ian Whitworth (Scene Change), Belinda Doery (Solterbeck Events) and Damien Hodgkinson (Melbourne International Comedy Festival) are among the line-up of speakers.

The one-day conference being held at Sofitel Melbourne On Collins will be flanked by a Welcome Reception on June 29 and a post-conference networking event the following night.