Upcoming Events

AICC(WA) events provide exceptional business networking, knowledge exchange and leading business commentary.  The following events are currently scheduled:

Wednesday 7 March

11.45 AM for a 12.00 noon start to 2.30 PM

AICC(WA) and ECU Annual Executive Lunch featuring Hon Paul Papalia CSC, MLA, Minister for Tourism; Racing and Gaming; Small Business; Defence Issues; Citizenship and Multicultural Interests, Parliament of Western Australia

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Wednesday 28 March

5.30 PM for a 5.45 PM start to 8.30 PM

AICC(WA)’s Cisco Technology Series Sundowner– Mr Ian Love, founder of Australia’s first Crypto Asset fund, the Blockchain Early Opportunities Fund speaking on “Blockchain, Bubbles and Bull…”     

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Wednesday 11 April 

11.45 AM for a 12.00 noon start to 2.30 PM

AICC(WA)’s EY Annual Signature Event – featuring Dr Philip Lowe, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia

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The full current (interim) calendar of events for 2018 PLUS the full colour pictorial calendar is below.  This calendar will be progressively updated during the year with amendments and additional events.


3 May

AICC(WA)’s ECU futureNOW Series (FNS) Sundowner - featuring Mr Alastair McGibbon, Special Adviser to the Prime Minister, on Cyber Security speaking on "From Australia to Cyberia - the state of our nation in preparedness for future cyber realities NOW" including insights from local expert ECU’s Professor Craig Valli, Director of ECU’s Security Research Institute.

Also "We have lift off!"  'starring' Mr Brett Mitchell, Executive Director of ASX listed, Sky and Space Global Ltd. which aims to send 200 nano satellites into space creating a constellation network of affordable mobile communications to 4 billion people on our planet. Host & Venue: TBC.  Time:5.30pm for a 5.45pm start to 8.30pm. Open to all.

Sun 13 to Fri 18


Defence Industries, Border, Homeland, & Cyber Security Sectors Delegation to Israel - Leader – Senator Linda Reynolds CSC, Senator for Western Australia

Tues 22 to Mon 28


Indigenous Business Sector Trade Delegation to Israel - Co-Leaders – Gordon Cole, Aboriginal Entrepreneur and Business Leader and Adam Levin, Founding Chairperson of the Forum for Directors of Indigenous Organisations


31 May

AICC(WA) Bankwest Annual Fintech Lunch 2018


13 June

AICC(WA) Annual Dr Patricia V Kailis AM OBE Women of Achievement Event featuring Ms Diane Smith-Gander, Non-Executive Director AGL Energy and Wesfarmers Limited. Advocate for Gender Equality. Sponsored by Kailis Jewellery, Co-Sponsored by NAB Private and Ashurst.  Host venue: EY. Time 11.45am for a 12 noon start to 2.30pm - Open to all.


25 July

AICC(WA)’s ECU futureNOW Series (FNS) Sundowner - Dr Charlie Day, CEO National Innovation & Science Agenda (NISA) speaking on "Western Australia’s role in contributing to the National Innovation and Science Agenda". Includes a highlighted piece of research conducted by RPHMRF- Royal Perth Hospital Medical Research Foundation

Plus, a snapshot of some exemplary entrepreneurial ‘Local to Global’ businesses, including: Dr Frank Koentgen, CEO of Ozgene, Dr Michael Winlo, CEO Linear Clinical Research Ltd and Elaine Darby, MD, Auscann Group Holdings Ltd. Venue: Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research -TBC.  Time:5.30pm for a 5.45pm start to 8.30pm. Open to all.


9 August

AICC(WA)’s Cisco Technology Series Sundowner - Professor Danny Chamovitz, Dean of Life Sciences, Tel Aviv University, speaking on “How Israel is feeding the world” Professor Chaimovitz will describe the “Israel model” of water management and utilizing the rare resource most wisely for the greater food” 

Plus, "Could this be the future of Agribusiness, mining & other industries? - how Perth based Israeli industrial drone company Airobotics is positively disrupting businesses around the world. Venue & Host Sponsor: University Club of Western Australia, The UWA, Hackett Drive, Crawley. Time:5.30pm for a 6pm start to 8.30pm. Open to all.


17 October

AICC(WA)’s ECU futureNOW Series Sundowner - Mr Gregory Copley AM, President ISSA-International Strategic Studies Association Washington DC, USA speaking on "Zig Zag into the futureNOW" and Ms Karen Lay-Brew, President and Chair, Australian Business Software Industry Association (ABSIA) speaking on Confidently Unsure: Taking Bold Steps Through a Fog”. Host & Venue: TBC.  Time:5.30pm for a 5.45pm start to 8.30pm. Open to all.


8 November

AICC(WA)’s Cisco Technology Series (TS) Sundowner – featuring Mr John, Poynton AO, Chairman, SC8 and Leader of AICC’s VC & Financial Sectors Delegation to Israel 2017,

Mr Larry Lopez, Director, Accelerating Commercialisation, Commonwealth Govt. Department of Industry, Partner, Australian Venture Consultants, Chairman, Vice President, AICC(WA) plus a ?? Mystery Speaker from Israel, speaking on “Silicon Sandgroper”. Venue TBC. Time: 5.30pm for a 5.45pm start to 8.30pm. Open to all.

Sun 18 to Sat 24


Women of Impact Delegation to Israel – Leader – Hon. Cheryl Edwardes AM, GAICD, first female Attorney-General appointed in WA, current Commissioner of West Australia Football Commission






AICC(WA)’s Dr Harold Clough AO OBE Annual Event featuring Mr Andrew Forrest AO, Non Executive Chairman, Fortescue Metals Group – TBC. Hosts & Venue: KPMG, Level 8, 235 St George’s Terrace, Perth. Time: 11.45am for a 12 noon start to 2.30pm. Sponsored by McRae Investments Pty Ltd. Open to all. 



AICC(WA) Curtin University Oil & Gas Annual Event



AICC(WA)’s Annual Geo Political Event



The AICC(WA) and Western Australian Health Translational Network (WAHTN) Annual Event



AICC(WA) Annual Productivity Event


For opportunities to sponsor events please contact John Cluer on E: perth@aicc.org.au or 0419938480