The event is located at Melbourne Showgrounds, Epsom Road, Ascot Vale. Enter via Gate 1 on Epsom Road. For information on public transport, parking and shuttles, see our Getting Around page.
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Use the Global Table app to create your personalised schedule for each day. Navigate to the Schedule icon on the app home screen. You will see all sessions listed by day. Tap the + icon to add a session to your own schedule. To view your personalised schedule tap the My Schedule tab at the top of the screen.
Yes, WiFi is available throughout the event on the Showgrounds network. Select Showgrounds as the network. You’ll be asked to log-in to access the network. Free WiFi is available in 1-hour timeslots, however you can log back on as soon as your 1-hour expires.
If you’re a VIP ticketholder, you can access a separate WiFi network with uninterrupted access in the VIP Lounge called Global Table VIP. The WiFi password will be available in the VIP Lounge.
Yes. There will be numerous food and beverage outlets, catering to all dietary requirements.
There will be a range of food and drink on offer, catering to all dietary requirements. There will also be a bar open from 3pm-6pm each day with drinks available for purchase.
Yes, there will be a printed program available on-site containing the daily schedule, list of sessions in the Trade Zone and conference room, exhibitors, and a simple on-site map. For the most up-to-date information, please refer to the Global Table app.
Yes, you can ask questions in all sessions, except the keynote sessions.
To submit a question anonymously, use the Global Table app. Find the relevant session in Schedule, select the session and then use the Live Q&A function to submit your question. Questions can be submitted one hour before and up to thirty minutes after this session.
Check the Global Table app for the most up-to-date information.
Yes. The Cloak Room is located next to the arrival and registrations desk.
Head to the Cloak Room, opposite the arrival and registrations desk, to report anything lost or found.
Yes. Our sister organisation, Melbourne Food & Wine Festival, has an interactive guide to Melbourne’s best restaurants, bars, cafes and providores that will help you make the most of your time in Melbourne.
VIP passes include:
Standard passes include:
Discovery passes include:
Visit the registration desk near the front entrance, where the team will be happy to assist you.
VIP pass holders and Standard pass holders who added keynotes to their pass are the only delegates who can access keynote sessions.
To upgrade your pass before the event, email email@example.com by COB Friday 30 August 2019. You can also upgrade your pass at the event. Visit the registration desk at the front entrance, where the team will be happy to assist you.
Yes, you can arrange to transfer your pass to another person from the same company at no charge. All requests must be received by 5pm Friday 30 August. Please advise us in writing at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will arrange the transfer. Please note that the person you are transferring your ticket to will need to complete the registration details so their profile within the Global Table app is accurate and others can contact them.
No, as per our terms and conditions, we cannot offer refunds, but you can transfer your ticket to someone else by emailing email@example.com.
You can add a site visit to your itinerary up until 5pm Thursday 29 August. You can do this online: