Governance Institute of Australia 34th National Conference

Governance in a world of disruption

4-5 December 2017

Grand Hyatt Melbourne

Terms & Conditions

Closing date for registrations — Friday, 24 November 2017

Entitlements

The full registration fee includes:

  • Daily conference sessions on 4 and 5 December 2017
  • One ticket to the Networking Cocktail Reception on 4 December 2017
  • One ticket to the First-Timers Networking breakfast on 4 December 2017
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea on 4 December 2017
  • Morning tea and lunch on 5 December 2017

Day registration - Monday 4 December - fee includes:

  • Conference sessions on Monday 4 December
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea on 4 December
  • One ticket to the Networking Cocktail Reception on 4 December 
  • One ticket to the First-Timers Networking breakfast on 4 December 

Day registration - Tuesday 5 December - fee includes:

  • Conference sessions on Tuesday 5 December
  • Morning tea and lunch on Tuesday 5 December 

Registration

Online registration

This will take approximately five minutes. We accept Visa and MasterCard only. Cheque payments are also accepted however must be received by the conference manager by NO LATER than Friday, 24 November 2017.

Fax/mail back form to:
Fax: +61 2 9232 7174
Mail: Governance Institute of Australia, GPO Box 1594, Sydney NSW 2001

Please note that payments for the early bird registration must be received by 31 July 2017. Payments for the standard registration must be received by 24 November 2017. Payments for the single day registrations must be received within 7 days of registering.

Confirmation of your registration

A confirmation will be sent to the email address you provide as part of your online registration or on the fax/mail back form, once payment is received and authorised. If you haven’t received confirmation within seven days, please call to ensure your registration was successful.

Cancellations and refunds

All cancellations must be made in writing to the conference manager at Nicole.Santer@governanceinstitute.com.au
Should you be unable to attend this event, a substitute delegate is always welcome as long as the conference manager is notified by Friday, 24 November. An additional charge may be applicable, for example, where a non-member substitutes for a member or a subscriber. A refund will be made for cancellations made in writing by Friday, 10 November however, a cancellation fee of $275 (including GST) will be charged.

Regrettably, no refunds can be made after that time. Circumstances may arise where this event may be cancelled or postponed, and in those instances a full refund or transfer will be offered.


Data handling

When registering to attend the Governance Institute of Australia National Conference you will be entering your details into a software system provided to Governance Institute of Australia by iVvy. All data entered in this website is securely transmitted to and stored by iVvy. Details of their security practices can be viewed at https://www.ivvy.com/events/security-features.html

At the conclusion of your registration an email confirming your registration will be forwarded to the email address you provided during the registration process. If paying by credit card, a separate payment confirmation will be sent from eWay (payment gateway provider) outlining details of the payment made.

No credit card details entered during the conference registration process are held by either Governance Institute of Australia or iVvy.


Insurance and liability

In the event of any losses or added expense being incurred in relation to the conference, there shall be no liability attached to Governance Institute of Australia Ltd. It is the delegates’ responsibility to organise their own travel and/or health insurance.


Governance Institute Privacy Notice

Governance Institute of Australia Ltd collects personal information about you so that we can provide you with the services you have requested. We may also use your information to manage professional conduct issues, improve our products and services and offer you our or our sponsors’, partners’ or suppliers’ products and services which may be relevant to your needs. We may disclose personal information about you to third party contractors (eg mailing houses, conference organisers), who may be located in Australia, the UK or the USA, but if we do so we take steps to ensure that your privacy is respected. We may also disclose your information to the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators in the UK if you are a member of this institute. Our privacy policy contains information about how you can access and correct the personal information we hold about you, or make a privacy complaint. It is available from our website http://www.governanceinstitute.com.au/privacy/ or from our offices.

In registering for this conference, relevant details will be incorporated into a delegate list and will be available to parties directly related to the conference including exhibitors and sponsors. If you do not wish for your name to appear on the delegate list, please indicate this as part of your registration process.


Program

Governance Institute of Australia Ltd reserves the right to change the program at any time.