Annual Conference

 

 

The 2019 IOPO Conference will be held at Aerial in South Wharf Melbourne. We invite everyone who is already working in, as well as those interested in joining the Organising Industry to come Connect, Learn and Grow with us this August. 
Spread over 2 days of value-packed sessions, delegates will hear from an inspiring line-up of thought leaders to grow personally and professionally.

Registrations now open here.

Scroll down for our Special Offers!!

 

The 2019 IOPO Conference will be held at Aerial in South Wharf Melbourne. We invite everyone who is already working in, as well as those interested in joining the Organising Industry to come Connect, Learn and Grow with us this August. 
Spread over 2 days of value-packed sessions, delegates will hear from an inspiring line-up of thought leaders to grow personally and professionally.

Who Should Attend the IOPO Conference?

  • You work as a Professional Organiser
  • You work for a Professional Organiser
  • You are thinking of a career change into this dynamic industry
  • You work in the Organising Industry as a blogger, author or podcaster, or provide products that service this industry
  • Your business provides services such as personal concierge, relocation management, downsizing, property styling, digital filing and records management, estate clearances, productivity coaching, consulting on hoarding situations
  • You are looking for an amazing opportunity to be inspired, connect with colleagues and like-minded people, learn from industry leaders and experts in their field, and grow your skills and business knowledge

Agenda Outline

  • Current landscape of the Organising Industry
  • Financial planning for the self-employed, or rather self-enjoyed!
  • Client Panel - A provocative and emotionally insightful discussion from our client’s perspective, not to be missed
  • Managing the customer journey
  • Social Media Masterclass
  • Strategic revenue planning
  • Waste management - Essential knowledge for working in this industry
  • Chat Pods - A deeper discussion of our businesses, challenges and growth opportunities, facilitated by experienced Professional Organisers
  • Terminology - Understanding and exploring the terminology used in our industry (eg. definitions of hoarding versus hoarding disorder, squalor, OCD and more)
  • Breakout sessions - Choose your session based on your niche or interest in these skill-set specific talks
  • Panel discussion - dangers faced in our industry setting, from environmental and biological hazards to potentially unsafe domestic situations

 

Cocktails & Connections Trade Event

Join us for the Friday evening cocktail party to continue catching up with colleagues and network with exhibitors that can support your business. Form relationships with industry suppliers to build and grow your business success!

 

Saturday Morning

For those flying home on Saturday, don’t rush off too early! The IOPO will be hosting a casual networking activity on Saturday morning for one last chance to mingle, learn, and get inspired.
 

What do Previous Delegates from the IOPO Conference have to say?


 

Registration (click here to register now)

  • Pre-launch Special (Members only) - $395 - SOLD OUT
  • Early Bird (Members only) - $435 - FINISHED
  • Standard (Members only) - $535 - Available now  
  • Standard (Non-members) - $695 - Available now  
  • Additional ticket to Trade Event - $127 - Available now 

 


 

** Special Offers **

 

Offer #1: Conference Registration + Membership Package

Offer ENDS 30th June 2019

 

Take the next step in your Organising career with this amazing offer! Immerse yourself in this dynamic industry by becoming an IOPO member AND registering for our annual Conference.

 

Purchase both today and SAVE!!

 

If you are at the beginning of your journey, our Provisional Membership will support and guide you. An amazing inclusive community awaits in our Facebook Members Only Lounge. You are also provided many resources including templates, guides and checklists to build your new business.

 

Are you already up and running, or just ready to promote your business on our Directory Listing? Becoming a Professional Member ensures you are part of an industry body that provides Professional Development, Accreditation and a community who understand what you do everyday!

 

Invest in your future TODAY:

 

  • Conference Registration (normally $695 for non-members) and Provisional Membership ($255) for ONLY $735 - save $215
  • Conference Registration (normally $695 for non-members) and Professional Membership ($490) for ONLY $895 - save $290

 

To take advantage of this special offer, simply head to the registration page, and select your chosen membership package as an add-on during checkout.

 

This package deal ends Sunday 30th June 2019!

 

 

** Please note this offer cannot be used in conjunction with Offer #2: Conference Registration + Accommodation package

 

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Offer #2: Conference Registration + Accommodation Package

Limited availability

 

This year we are pleased to announce we have brought on a dedicated travel agent who has negotiated some exclusive delegate packages with 2 hotels very close to the venue - one mid-range and one budget option, including single rooms for those who prefer their own private space, and twin rooms for those who want to team up with a roomie and share the costs.

 

Save time and money by booking your whole conference trip in one go!

 

Whether you are sharing a room or staying on your own, being in the same hotel as other delegates is always great fun, and most of our seasoned conference attendees will tell you they have made life-long friends this way! We have included a 3 night package for you to make the most of our Cocktails and Connections Trade event on the Friday night.

Please read the details in the brochure here. Therein you will find a link to submit your booking request directly to Kim - our travel agent.

 

** Please note this offer cannot be used in conjunction with Offer #1: Conference Registration + Membership package

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Hear From a Member and Conference Delegate