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Emerging Leaders ThinkTank 2016The Bottle Shop, NSW
Twenty-one industry leaders came together with ARN staff for an Emerging Leaders Think Tank, held at The Bottle Shop in Sydney. The aim of the planning session was to develop a compelling program for high potential leaders in the Australian ICT industry.
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Judges' Lunch 2016Ivy Ballroom, Sydney, NSW
The traditional kick-off to the ARN ICT Industry Awards, the ARN Judges' Networking Lunch, was held in the Ballroom at the Ivy in Sydney. More than 100 IT industry leaders gathered to hear an outstanding address by ARN Hall of Fame inductee and senior vice-president and managing director of Insight Enterprises Asia-Pacific, Andrea Della Mattea, who spoke about doing business in China.
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WIICTA Alumnae Q1 2016Establishment, NSW
The inaugural WIICTA Alumnae 2016 breakfast, held at the Establishment in Sydney, brought together WIICTA award winners and finalists to facilitate a mentoring-style program to support women working in the technology sector.
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FRESH 2016Tank Stream Bar, NSW
ARN's inaugural event, FRESH, introduced partners in Sydney to new vendors which have established themselves in the Australian market. Held at the Tank Stream Bar, the channel community mingled over canapés and drinks and pursued new business opportunities with CenturyLink, Mellanox, Datto and Pernix.
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Emerging Leaders Forum 2016Ivy Sunroom, NSW
ARN hosted its inaugural Emerging Leaders forum, where more than 130 high potential individuals converged to recognise and retain high-performing talent and address the need to invest in future leaders and build a pipeline for continued success. Held at the Ivy Sunroom in Sydney, the event also saw keynote speeches by IBM's Rhody Burton and Thomas Duryea's Andrew Thomas.
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WIICTA Alumnae Q2 2016Establishment, NSW
The WIICTA Alumnae 2016 breakfast for Q2, held at the Establishment in Sydney, brought together WIICTA award winners and finalists to facilitate a mentoring-style program to support women working in the technology sector.
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EDGE Sponsor Briefing 2016IDG Communications, NSW
EDGE 2016Hamilton Island, QLD
Following its success in 2015, EDGE brought together 250 high level A/NZ ICT industry executives to collaborate and interact in an inspiring corporate environment. This action-packed 4 day destination conference offered keynotes, panels and compelling business stream sessions.
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Hall of Fame Lunch 2016Rockpool Bar and Grill, NSW
With the 2016 ARN ICT Industry Awards looming, ARN hosted its Hall of Fame inductees to a lunch in Sydney, to tap into the collective brain trust and discuss emerging channels such as the rise of the ISV and partner-to-partner collaborators. They spoke about the relevance of the linear channel model, the rise of new players in the industry, and dealing with Gen Y in the workforce.
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EDGE Debrief 2016IDG Communications, NSW
ARN ICT Industry Awards 2016Four Points by Sheraton Sydney, Darling Harbour, NSW
The channel came together to toast the top-performing players within Australia, as the 10th ARN ICT Industry Awards went off in style in Sydney.
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WIICTA Judges' Breakfast 2016Zeta Bar, Hilton, NSW
ARN kick-started the 2016 Women in ICT Awards season with its annual Judges’ Breakfast in Sydney, welcoming current and new judges to the panel.
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WIICTA Alumnae Q3 2016Establishment, NSW
ARN's WIICTA Alumnae Q3 breakfast, held at the Establishment in Sydney, brought together WIICTA award winners and finalists to facilitate a mentoring-style program to support women working in the technology sector. Key messages and conversations focused on what constitutes a good WIICTA nomination.
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ARN Awards Sponsors After Party 2016Ivy, Penthouse Level 5, NSW
ARN welcomed winners and sponsors to the Ivy Penthouse, as the channel celebrated the closing of the ARN ICT Industry Awards 2016.
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Melbourne Cup 2016Zeta Bar, Hilton, NSW
Dicker Data hosted its annual Melbourne Cup celebration in partnership with ARN, bringing the channel together for the race that stops the nation. Over 300 vendor and reseller partners roared home winner, Almandin, at the swanky Zeta Bar in Sydney.
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WIICTA 2016Hilton Sydney, NSW
ARN celebrated gender diversity and recognised female excellence across seven categories - Achievement, Rising Star, Shining Star, Entrepreneur, Innovation, Technical and Community awards - including a special Lifetime Achievement recognition.
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