FAQs

About the event

The CIPS ANZ Conference is taking place on 21 – 22 October 2021 

The CIPS ANZ Excellence in Procurement Awards is taking place on 21 October 2021 (in the evening)

Conference day one: 08:15 – 17:00 

Awards ceremony: 18:45 – 23:00

Conference day two: 08:30 – 16:15 

Registration and payment options

You can register up until the day of the conference. 

If you would like to take advantage of the early bird price, please book before 23:59, 10 September 2021. After this date you can book at the full priced rate

Yes, the event is available at a discounted rate for members, but please note you must book your place online by the registration deadline.

Your membership number will be checked and verified by CIPS. Delegates with expired or suspended memberships will be contacted by CIPS to renew membership. Please note that delegates who do not renew their membership within 10 days of being contacted by CIPS will be charged the equivalent non-member rate. Please note that we must receive full payment prior to the event start date.

Payments can be made by credit card or invoice.

Cancellations received a minimum of 30 days prior to the first day of the event (21 September 2021) will be refunded. Please note: a $169 AUD administration fee will be incurred to process all ticket refunds. It will not be possible to cancel bookings with less than 30 days notice to the first day of the event. Substitute delegates are welcome at no extra charge. Any ticket cancellations that still have payment outstanding will be liable for either the administration fee or the full registration fee, dependent on the date and time of the cancellation.

Yes. Please email conferences@haymarket.com with your colleague’s name, email address, job title and we will substitute them in your place

Once you have made your conference registration, a booking confirmation will be emailed directly to the delegate. Please check your junk mail for an email from conferences@haymarket.com to ensure this email has not been blocked.

You will receive joining instructions one week prior to the event with the final details. Please check your spam folder for an email from cips.help@haymarket.com if you have not received it before the event.

During the conference

Yes, sessions will be made available to access on-demand for 90 days after the event for physical and virtual attendees. 

Yes, you will be able to ask questions during the scheduled session time as a physical attendee and via the online Q&A functionality for virtual attendees. This will not be possible if you’re viewing the session on-demand.

There will be networking breaks where physical attendees can network face-to-face. For virtual attendees, the online platform will provide attendees the opportunity to reach out and connect with other attendees. This includes other conference delegates, speakers, sponsors and the CIPS.

No. You only need access to the internet

Google Chrome, Safari, Firefox, and Edge

No. 

The conference will be available in English.

After the conference

Log back onto the event platform via the link that was emailed to you before the conference. All available on-demand content should be accessed via the conference hall by clicking on ‘Click here to view sessions’. If you have any issues, please contact conferences@haymarket.com 

We do not disclose our delegate lists in advance or after the event

Please email conferences@haymarket.com with information about the subject you would like to speak about, the name of the conference and some background information on yourself.

Sponsorship at the event

To find out more about how to become a sponsor and to hear about our customised packages which offer you a full range of promotional opportunities, including pre-event brand exposure, please email sylvana.malachias@haymarket.com or samantha.johnson@haymarket.com