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MAV events. Sponsor and exhibitor opportunities 2015

MAV events

As the peak representative body for local government in Victoria, the MAV is determined to increase the capability and effectiveness of the sector by delivering events that:

  • provide professional development opportunities
  • enhance collaboration between member councils
  • provide opportunities to gain an understanding of emerging services.

Our events cover a range of topics that support the delivery of local government key services. These include:

  • governance
  • asset management
  • procurement
  • Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
  • planning
  • environment
  • emergency management
  • social, community and human services
  • professional development for elected members.
Sponsoring our events provides a unique marketing opportunity to:
  • promote your products and services to a sector responsible for 42,500 employees and $7.28 billion in annual expenditure
  • showcase capabilities in product and or service provision
  • raise and enhance your organisation’s profile among Victorian local government delegates who are hard to reach key influencers
  • engage with senior decision-makers within the Victorian local government sector
  • demonstrate commitment to the local government sector by supporting environmentally, economically and socially sustainable corporate service strategies and procurement
  • leverage the MAV brand which is a trusted and respected name within the local government sector
  • network with potential and current clients.

MAV events offer a range of sponsor and exhibitor opportunities to promote your organisation to the most suitable segment of the Victorian local government. 

MARCH

25-26 March
Smart Urban Futures

  • Opportunities: principal sponsor ($6000), coffee sponsor ($4000), exhibitor ($2000).

  • Audience: Over 200 delegates expected including councillors, directors, planners, urban designers, sustainability officers, transport planners, traffic engineers, asset managers, physical health promotion practitioners and anyone wanting to engage communities to revitalise the streets.

  • Location: Rydges Melbourne.

MAY

14-15 May
National Local Government Infrastructure and Asset Management Conference

  • Opportunities: principal sponsor ($12,000), networking function sponsor ($6000), coffee sponsor ($6000), lunch sponsor ($5000), morning tea sponsor ($5000), exhibitor ($3000).

  • Audience: Over 180 delegates expected including directors, managers and officers involved with engineering and infrastructure services and operations, assets management and strategy, environment and sustainability, bushland and parkland management, contracts, capital works, risk and finance.

  • Location: Rydges Melbourne.

  • MAV National LG Infrastructure and Asset Management Conference: Sponsor and exhibitor opportunities (Word - 1.13MB)

JUNE

25-26 June
MAV Victorian Rural and Regional Planning Conference

  • Opportunities: dinner sponsor ($8,000), lunch sponsorship – two opportunities ($4000), field-trip sponsor ($3000).

  • Audience: Over 150 delegates expected including local government directors, managers and officers involved with land use, statutory, development, strategic, environmental or sustainability planning; infrastructure, building, design or asset management; councillors, mayors, CEOs, State government representatives and associated professionals from the private sector.

  • Location: venue to be confirmed.

  • MAV Victorian Rural and Regional Planning Conference: Sponsorship opportunities (Word - 925KB)

JULY

24-26 July
MAV Councillor Development Weekend

AUGUST

19-20 August
MAV Technology Conference

  • Opportunities: principal sponsor ($20,000), awards sponsor ($15,000), coffee sponsor ($12,000), morning tea sponsor ($7000), lunch sponsor ($7000), afternoon tea sponsor ($7000), exhibitor ($5000).

  • Audience: Over 150 delegates expected including local government directors, managers and officers involved with corporate services, IT, ICT, information systems, innovation, records, network, database, desktop and infrastructure as well as sector IT professionals.

  • Location: Sofitel Melbourne on Collins.

  • MAV Technology Conference: Sponsor and exhibitor opportunities (Word - 381KB)

SEPTEMBER

9-10 September
MAV Environment Conference

  • Opportunities: principal sponsor ($8000), coffee sponsor ($6000), morning tea sponsor ($4000), lunch sponsor ($4000), exhibitor (corporate $3000, not-for-profit $2000).

  • Audience: Over 150 delegates expected including local government directors, managers and officers involved with environment, planning, sustainability, climate change, engineering, parks and gardens, transport, waste and social services, as well as councillors, CEOs and sector professionals.

  • Location: Sofitel Melbourne on Collins.

  • MAV Environment Conference: Sponsor and exhibitor opportunities (Word - 1.22MB)

17 September
MAV Planning Improvement Conference

  • Opportunities: morning tea sponsor ($3000), lunch sponsor ($3000), afternoon tea sponsor ($3000),  networking drinks sponsor ($3000).

  • Audience: Over 120 delegates expected including local government directors, managers and officers involved with land use, city, town, statutory, development, strategic, environmental or sustainability planning; infrastructure, building, design or asset management; councillors, mayors, CEOs and State government representatives, all attending with the aim of improving the process of planning in their councils. Many leading industry figures will also attend.

  • Location: to be confirmed.

  • MAV Planning Improvement Conference: Sponsorship opportunities (Word - 948KB)

OCTOBER

7-8 October
The Future of Local Food

  • Opportunities: principal sponsor ($6000), coffee sponsor ($4000), exhibitor ($2000).

  • Audience: Over 120 delegates expected including councillors, directors, sustainability and environment professionals, economic and tourism development, health promotion practitioners, strategic planners, land use planners, urban designers, community development professionals, human services professionals and interested stakeholders.

  • Location: Treasury Theatre.

22 October
MAV Annual Conference & Dinner

  • Opportunities: principal sponsor ($30,000), dinner sponsor ($15,000), morning tea sponsor ($6000), lunch sponsor ($6000), afternoon tea sponsor ($6000), exhibitor (corporate $3500, not-for-profit $2500).

  • Audience: Over 200 delegates expected for the conference and 350 guests expected for the dinner including, local government councillors, mayors, CEOs and senior managers.

  • Location: Sofitel Melbourne on Collins.

  • MAV Annual Conference and Dinner: Sponsor and exhibitor opportunities (Word - 1.22MB)

NOVEMBER

11-13 November
National Local Government Human Resources Conference

  • Opportunities: principal sponsor ($15,000), dinner sponsor ($10,000), coffee sponsor ($8000), morning tea sponsor ($5000), lunch sponsor ($6000), afternoon tea sponsor ($5000), exhibitor ($3500).

  • Audience: Over 150 delegates expected including local government directors, managers, officers involved with human resources, workforce, people, culture, leadership, training, learning, development, risk, performance, productivity, administration and payroll, as well as sector HR professionals.

  • Location: Sofitel Melbourne on Collins.

  • National LG Human Resources Conference and Dinner: Sponsor and exhibitor opportunities (Word - 972KB)

Find out more about sponsorship opportunities by contacting Julie-Ann Undrill, Manager, Events and Sponsorship at sponsorship@mav.asn.au or 03 9667 5557.