Join us in Alice Springs this June for the 2018 Developing Northern Australia Conference!

The 4th Developing Northern Australia Conference will be held at Alice Springs Convention Centre on Monday 18 and Tuesday 19 June 2018.  This annual conference continues to be a meeting place for those individuals, companies and government entities that are vested in progressing Northern Australia. The 2018 Program has just launched!

Topics 2018
  • Trade and Investment
  • Land and Water
  • Connecting Northern Australia
  • Attracting Business and Population
  • Governance and the Next Generation of Northern Australian Policy
  • Indigenous-led Development
  • Food and Agribusiness
  • Engaging Industry Sectors
  • Small Business and New Opportunities
  • Northern Australia Liveability

Confirmed Featured Speakers

  • Mr Matt Canavan, Minister for Natural Resources and Northern Australia, Australian Government (pre recorded message)
  • Hon Michael Gunner, Chief Minister, Northern Territory Government
  • Dr Beth Woods, Director-General, Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (DAF) Queensland
  • Dr Stephanie Fahey, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Trade & Investment Commission (Austrade)
  • Mr Nigel Browne, CEO, Larrakia Development Corp
  • Mr Mark Cully, Chief Economist, Office of the Chief Economist, Department of Industry, Innovation and Science, Australian Government
  • Ms Marie Piccone, CEO, Manbulloo Mangoes
  • Mr Mark Bennett, Head of Agribusiness and Emerging Corporate, Regional Australia, ANZ
  • Mr Troy Setter, CEO, Consolidated Pastoral Company (CPC)
  • Professor Simon Maddocks, Vice Chancellor, Charles Darwin University
  • Ms Melissa Vernon, Executive Director – Innovation & Development, WA Country Health Service
  • Mr Mark Coffey, Head – Office of Northern Australia

For more information on the 2018 Developing Northern Australia Conference and to secure your spot in Alice Springs this June please visit the conference website.