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AAAI 2012 National Angel Conference

Wednesday, 29 February 2012 to Friday, 2 March 2012 from 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Australia


Registration Fees:

Please note that the programme and inclusions are the same for Members and Non-Members.

All interested parties from the innovation ecosystem are welcome to attend this event. Our program is designed to focus on investor education and global angel investment trends and issues. However it should be noted that the event is not a pitching or investment sourcing event.

A special event has been introduced this year to enable young entrepreneurs to take advantage of a new workshop focussed on what Angel Investors look for. To register for this workshop only - CLICK HERE. However entrepreneneur delegates under this ticket are invited to register for the whole conference and attend the workshop as part of that registration.

A special dinner event (New Models, New Experiences - A Dinner Event) has been introduced to enable broad discussion around new business models emerging with content and creative design providing competitive advantage. This Dinner Event is included in the Delegate Bundle Registration Fee. To purchase additional tickets to this Dinner Event - CLICK HERE.

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Registration Fees from 1 January 2012

Delegate - Member  Fee                                        =    $       990.00 (incl GST)                               (Conference sessions, meals, 1 workshop, Conference Dinner only)

Delegate -  non-member Fee                                 =    $   1,250.00 (incl GST)                                (inclusions as above)

Delegate Bundle - Member                                    =     $   1,140.00 (incl GST)                               (Conference as above plus the New Models-New Experiences Dinner)

Delegate Bundle - Non-Member                            =     $   1,400.00 (incl GST)                                (inclusions as above)


Please refer to Policy Pages for Member Rate definitions and Cancellation Policy.

Melbourne in Victoria is easily accessed by air, rail and car from within Australia and international ports. Tullamarine is a major international airport.

The venue for the 2012 Conference sessions - the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (see also map of central Melbourne) located on South Wharf - is within easy walking distance of a large range of hotels.

The closest accommodation is the Hilton where a block of rooms has been reserved for conference delegates. There is direct access to Hilton rooms from the conference rooms on Level 1. To take advantage of the conference rate at the Hilton please click here to utilise our delegate promotional code. Should you wish to book by phone please call (03) 9027 2000 and quote group code “GAAIA.”’.

Other hotels of varying prices are in close proximity - either walking distance or a short tram ride. Room rates may vary depending on time of booking and delegates should note that better rates (up to 50% of normal rate) may be gained if booked through <> or <> or <

Travelodge Docklands is two blocks from the Hilton across the river - over the pedestrian bridge.

Hotel Enterprize on Spencer street is two blocks from Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre. Rooms start at $77 per night

Pensione Boutique hotel next door to Hotel Enterprise on Spencer Street have rooms from $95 -

Clarion Suites Gateway provide an apartment accommodation option and is just a short walk across the river from the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre.

Super cheap and three minutes away is Urban Central - a hostel with private rooms -

Other accommodation venues offering special deals for two night stays if booked through <> are:

Harbour View Hotel - Spencer Street
Crowne Plaza Hotel - Spencer Street, 3 minutes walk from MCEC


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(Inc. Tax)
Delegate Bundle (Non-Member)$1,400.00
Delegate Bundle (Member)$1,140.00
Delegate - Non-Member$1,250.00
2 day Delegate - Member$990.00
Partner Ticket Conference Dinner$175.00