ETA February 2020 Newsletter

Event Training Australia (ETA) has extended its early bird rate registration rate for its Executive Certificate in Event Management in Sydney (10 – 13th March) and Melbourne (24 – 27th March). Participants from bushfire affected communities are eligible for an additional discount (For details on how to access reduced course rates please contact ETA directly…

Sydney and Melbourne Executive Certificate in Event Management early bird rate extended until February 28th 2020

Event Training Australia has extended its early bird rate registration rate for its Executive Certificate in Event Management in Sydney (10 – 13th March) and Melbourne (24 – 27th March). Participants from bushfire effected communities are eligible for an additional discount (please contact ETA directly for details). The Sydney course will be delivered at 1…

Event Training Australia appointed Centre of Training Excellence by the Asia Pacific Institute for Events Management

ETA was acknowledged as a Centre of Training Excellence in the event’s field in a ceremony at the Asia Pacific Institute for Events Management’s (APIEM) Asia Pacific State of The Art Events Research Conference, in Bali in September 2019. Additionally, ETA’s founder, Dr Robert Harris, was appointed a Professional Fellow of the Institute at this…

New edition of Festival and Special Event Management commissioned

ETA staff are coordinating, as well as co-authoring, the 6th edition of the popular event management text Festival and Special Event Management. This publication, which will now include contributions from: Meegan Jones (Sustainable Event Alliance); Noel Landry (former project manager for Formula 1 in Melbourne); John Allen, the foundation Director of the Australian Centre for…

Paul Gudgin, a past Director of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and the City of London Festival, to join Event Training Australia

ETA will be offering short course programs to practicing festival managers in several Australian locations in 2020 in partnership with Paul Gudgin. Paul has an extensive background in the event management field internationally, and in recent years has begun sharing his experience through the conduct of short courses. Dates and locations for Paul’s programs will…