Registrations open for 39th APNGBC Annual Forum

Jan 8, 2024 | Blog, News

In the dynamic landscape of the Papua New Guinea business and investment environment, seizing the right opportunities often requires more than just expertise – it demands networking, collaboration, and a strategic vision.

The 39th Australia-Papua New Guinea Business Council Annual Forum stands as the pinnacle event offering an exclusive platform for senior business and government representatives to come together, away from the daily grind, to forge connections, gain insights from experts, and explore avenues that drive economic development and employment creation in communities.

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This year’s forum, slated for 13 May 2024 on the Gold Coast, Australia, is a unique opportunity for delegates to immerse themselves in a wealth of knowledge through expert presentations. The agenda is carefully curated to spotlight key issues and trends shaping the Australia-Papua New Guinea business and investment space. It’s more than just a conference; it’s a nexus of ideas and collaborations that propel businesses forward.

As a delegate, you have the flexibility to tailor your experience. Choose between the All-inclusive (Plenary plus Networking) or Plenary-only rate, with the latter focusing on essential sessions without the networking events.

Members of the Australia Papua New Guinea Business Council and its partner organisation, the Business Council of Papua New Guinea, enjoy exclusive discounted rates, reinforcing the value of joining these esteemed councils.

Act swiftly to secure your spot with early bird rates available until 17 March 2024. Full rates apply until 28 April 2024, with late rates kicking in from 29 April 2024. Don’t miss out on the chance to be part of this transformative experience.

For businesses looking to showcase their products and services, the TRADE EXPO offers an excellent opportunity. Choose between General and Member rates for trade booths, amplifying your visibility to a targeted audience.

And for those seeking to extend their reach, advertising space in the Delegates Handbook is available. Connect with the Secretariat ( to explore rates ranging from $550 to $2,200.

The Australia-Papua New Guinea Business Council is committed to making your registration process seamless. Should you have any questions, reach out to us at or +61 7 3348 5142.

Join us at this premier forum, where collaboration meets innovation, unlocking unparalleled opportunities for growth and success. Your participation is not just an investment in your business – it’s an investment in the future of Australia-Papua New Guinea relations. We look forward to welcoming you!

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Though the registration forms on the website are fully functional, enabling you to register early and book your expo space, please note that parts of the content on the event website are currently under construction, as we’re hard at work crafting an agenda that promises to be nothing short of exceptional: engaging speakers, thought-provoking sessions, and networking opportunities that’ll leave you inspired. We appreciate your patience as we put together the final touches to ensure an unforgettable experience. Stay tuned, and get ready for an event that’ll redefine the way you see business and collaboration.