AEMEE CONFERENCE 2016
Sustainable Indigenous Businesses and Communities
– Lead the Way to Closing the Gap
The 2016 AEMEE annual conference will be held in Canberra, ACT on the 24th and 25th August 2016.
The Board of AEMEE is expecting to hold another exciting and informative conference this year. We are expecting strong representation from Aboriginal people in business, the resource sector, Government and International delegates.
Wednesday, 24 August 2016 – “Resilience through Innovation”
Thursday, 25 August 2016 –“Inclusion and Collaboration the Key to Closing the Gap”
Further information relating to the 2016 Conference will be posted on the AEMEE website as soon as it is available.
AEMEE CONFERENCE 2015
The Tender Trap
The Pearls and Perils of Procurements
The 2015 AEMEE annual conference was held in Glenelg, South Australia on the 27th and 28th October 2015, at the Oaks Plaza Pier.
TUESSDAY, 27 OCTOBER 2015 – “EQUITY OF OPPORTUNITY”
WEDNESDAY, 28 OCTOBER 2015 –“TIME TO DIVERSIFY”
AEMEE CONFERENCE 2014
The Lifelines for Business Success
The 2014 AEMEE annual conference was held in Darwin, Northern Territory on the 14th and 15th October 2014, at the Hilton Double Tree Esplanade.
TUESSDAY, 14 OCTOBER 2014 – “LEARN FROM SUCCESS”
WEDNESDAY, 15 OCTOBER 2014 –“ADAPT AND THRIVE”
AEMEE CONFERENCE 2013
“GETTING DOWN TO BUSINESS – CHANGING THE GAME”
The 2013 AEMEE annual conference was held in Surfers Paradise in Queensland on the 19th and 20th September 2013, at the Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise.
THURSDAY, 19 SEPTEMBER 2013 – “WORKING TOGETHER”
FRIDAY, 20 SEPTEMBER 2013 –“THE KEY TO WINNING WORK”
25-26 October 2012
The 2012 AEMEE annual conference was held in Alice Springs in the Northern Territory on the 25th and 26th October 2012, at the Crowne Plaza.
The title for the AEMEE 2 day conference was “The Great Balancing Act” and structured as follows:
27-28 October 2011
The 2011 AEMEE annual conference was held this year in Mackay in Queensland on the 27th and 28th October 2011, at the Mackay Entertainment and Convention Centre and again followed after the Mineral Council of Australia’s Sustainable Development Conference.
The theme for the AEMEE 2 day conference was “Keeping Black Business in the Black” and structured as follows:
14-15 October 2010
The 2010 annual Conference was held on Thursday 14 through to Friday 15 October at the Novotel Langley Perth, WA and tied into the theme of “Cracking the Code on Contracting”
Day one focused on “what companies want from Aboriginal contractors and suppliers”
Day two focused on “what Aboriginal contractors and suppliers need to be successful”
The Conference program featured:
29-30 October 2009
The 2009 annual Conference was held on 29 - 30 October 2009 at the Adelaide Convention Centre, South Australia and tied into the theme of "Out of the Shadows - Aboriginal Business in the Spotlight". The Conference program featured sessions on:
The Aboriginal Enterprises in Mining Exploration and Energy Conference was held from Thursday 18 - Friday 19 September 2008 at the Darwin Convention Centre, Northern Territory. The Conference focus was on the theme "Community Wealth Creation" and explored a range of topics including building Indigenous capacity and economic opportunities to communities and individual businesses.
The 3rd annual Aboriginal Enterprises in Mining and Exploration conference was held on Thursday 1st and Friday 2nd of November at the Cairns Convention Centre. The MCA secretariat worked closely with the steering committee for the conference ensuring that strong linkages were made through presentations, and themes.
Professional development workshops were held to help grow Indigenous enterprises engaged in the mining and minerals processing supply chain on Friday 2 November.
The conferences overlapped on Thursday 1 November, and included a joint casual dinner event to welcome delegates to the Aboriginal Enterprises in Mining and Exploration Conference and close the SD conference.