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23 August 2023

APPA Introduces Professional Development to Promo Show 2023 and NZ Promo Show Spring 2023

APPA is excited to introduce an exciting professional development component to each of its upcoming trade shows in Sydney (Promo Show) and Auckland (NZ Promo Show).

Recognising the importance of continuous learning and growth in the promotional products industry, the addition of an educational component to the shows will not only diversify the trade show experience, but also provide a valuable learning opportunity for attendees.

Both sessions are free for APPA members to attend.


On Thursday 31 August, APPA members and non-members are invited to attend a social media-based educational session before the commencement of Promo Show at 10.00am.

Attendees will learn how to leverage the social media algorithm, update and modernise existing social media practices and also discover the art of creating content that appeals to audiences in 2023.

Time: 8.45am - 9.45am
Venue: Hall 2, Sydney Showgrounds, Sydney Olympic Park
Ticket price (non-members): AU$99.00 (inc. GST)
Topic: Social Media- What Best Practice Looks Like in 2023
Guest presenter: Jacqui Heffernan, Head of Content at The Digital Picnic

Click here to register for this session


Internationally renowned keynote speaker Vaughan Rivett will be APPA's special guest presenter at NZ Promo Show on Monday 18 September 2023.

Delve deep into the transformative power of adversity with the Law of Pain. Learn how life's challenges can be not just obstacles but catalysts for personal and professional growth. Explore the Law of the Rubber Band, emphasising the rewards of pushing beyond comfort zones. 

Time: 12.00pm - 1.00pm
Venue: Clifton Room, Waipuna Hotel, Auckland
Ticket price (non-members): NZ$99.00 (inc. GST)
Topic: Positively Courageous- A Journey of Growth & Resilience
Guest presenter: Vaughan Rivett, Leadership Coach and Keynote Speaker

Please email to register for this session. Limited availability.


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