Rethink, refresh, reinvent.

In a climate of change, the constant pursuit of innovation and relevance is taking brand marketing to new heights of responsibility in order to meet customer needs and make a meaningful impact.

Engaging customers, driving growth, and navigating the disruptive influence of new technologies and emerging players requires marketing leaders to act as fast-moving entrepreneurs – blending logic with creativity and encouraging agility.

Gathering an unrivalled audience of CMOs and senior brand marketing executives from across all sectors, the 3rd annual Brand Forum explores the latest trends, tactics and innovations in brand marketing at the highest level. Enrich your thinking to inspire and invigorate your brand strategy.

Why attend?

The Brand Forum is Australia’s only executive-level event dedicated purely to brand marketing. A unique opportunity to re-envisage the dynamics and influence of brands, the Brand Forum congregates an esteemed audience of CMOs, brand strategists and top marketing stakeholders from all sectors of the national economy.

This strategic event is your guide to the complexities of brand marketing in an era defined by digital media, content, data, analytics, startups and innovation.

  • Gain insight into the dynamics of the modern brandscape
  • Understand how to be at the forefront of overall business strategy
  • Learn the best ways to create desire and influence your customers
  • Be Inspired by leaders and innovators at the forefront of marketing
  • Engage with your fellow marketing professionals
  • Network effectively at dedicated lunches, breaks and networking drinks
  • Discover what the future hold for marketers and brands

Gain access

// 6+ keynotes
// 2 Powerful days
// Executive learning agenda
// 35+ industry speakers
// 300+ executives
// 5 Star networking environment


Speakers to be announced shortly



  • From Vision to Legacy: Brand Leadership in a Culture of Change
  • Collective Conscience: Nurturing People, Passion & Purpose
  • Integration versus Segmentation: Aligning B2B & B2C Marketing
  • Outsmarting Adversity: Secrets of Success from Startup Upstarts
  • Capturing the Care Factor: Authentic Narratives to Propel Compelling Content
  • From the Inside Out: Partnerships that Strengthen Reputation
  • Odyssey into the Future: Pioneering the Destiny of Brands



Domo helps employees—from the CEO to the front line worker—optimize business performance by connecting them to the data and people they need to improve business results. With Domo, customers can access relevant insights, collaborate with colleagues, and make faster, better-informed decisions across the organization. Domo’s customers include 20% of the Fortune 50, as well as a host of fast-growth companies in every vertical.


Our Trend series curates global and local forecasts and hypotheses into 10 trends that are people-first, real and relevant to marketers who want to better connect with audiences.

From the rise of social, to tech humanism and frictionless exchanges, we also identify the key theme for the year ahead.


IntelligenceBank DAM makes it easy to centralise your marketing content and control your brand. With lightning-fast search, creative approvals, web-to-print templates and brand guidelines pages, IntelligenceBank streamlines brand management processes.


Williams Lea Tag is a global brand services company that manages and implements marketing campaigns globally. Many of the world’s greatest brands trust us to bring control and consistency to their campaigns, taking them to market quickly and effectively. Our services include Creative Production, Broadcast, Sourcing & Packaging.

The Brand Forum is exclusively crafted for – and delivered by – the nation’s CMOs and senior marketing executives. This event offers a powerful business agenda within a sophisticated executive networking environment.

Being a sponsor of the 3rd annual Brand Forum actively works for you before, during and after the event, increasing your credibility in the minds of brand and marketing decision-makers.

Enhance your market visibility, put your CEO on the programme and gain dedicated face-to-face time with an elite, influential audience at this exciting event.

Angel Gomez – Commercial Manager
Tel: 02 8090 4363
Email: angelg@cmgroup.com.au

  • Terms & Conditions

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    Delegate Package:

    Delegate Pass includes access to all sessions, refreshment breaks, networking lunches, networking drinks reception, and access to speaker presentations. Please note: not all speakers choose to provide presentation papers. One delegate pass is entry for one person only, passes cannot be shared. Organiser’s reserve the right to deny entry to anyone not registered.

    Payment & Discounts:

    Payment of invoice is due within 7 days of registration. A 3% surcharge is payable for all credit card transactions. Only one promotional discount code can be applied per registrant. All prices quoted are inclusive of GST. Payment in full is required by the first day of the event. Please note: Registrations made within 7 days of the event can only be paid via credit card.

    Organiser’s Rights:

    Connect Media Group endeavours to ensure the conference programme and speaker line-up is correct at the time of the event. All advertised details are correct at time of publishing. Due to unforeseen circumstances Connect Media Group reserves the right to alter the programme prior to the event without notice. We also reserve the right to cancel or postpone this event when full refunds will be issued. Connect Media Group reserves the right to deny access to any individual that engages in or is alleged to engage in practices that are considered unprofessional and inappropriate for a business conference. We reserve the right to deny access to delegates that may affect the client / vendor ratio of attendance in favour of the interests of sponsors and commercial partners of the event.

    Photography and Video

    Connect Media Group may take photographs and/or video of the event you are attending and in doing so your image may be included in the photographs and videos reproduced and distributed by Connect Media Group in any medium to any part of the world.  By attending the event you irrevocably agree to submit your image for reproduction by Connect Media Group in distributing marketing material and/or video footage of the events. Should a delegate not agree to the above image release, they must advise team@cmgroup.com.au

    Cancellation Policy:
    A substitute delegate is welcome at any time provided the request is made in writing. A full refund less a $250 (GST Inclusive) processing fee is applicable on cancellation requests made in writing within 10 days of registration. No refunds are available for cancellations made more than 10 days after registration.

    Full payment is required within 7 days of registration – if payment is not received in this time and cancellation is requested more than 10 days after registration – payment is to be honoured.

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  • FAQ

    What’s included in my delegate pass?
    A Delegate Pass includes access to all sessions, refreshment breaks, networking lunches, networking drinks reception, and access to provided speaker presentations.

    Is there a group booking discount?
    Yes – when you book 3 delegates a 4th attends for free. The group booking discount will be calculated by reducing the individual cost of each pass by deducting the free pass from the total booking amount. If you have any questions about how group bookings work, please contact team@cmgroup.com.au

    Can I transfer my pass?
    A delegate pass is entry for one person only, passes cannot be shared. A substitute delegate is welcome at any time prior to the event, provided the request is made in writing to team@cmgroup.com.au

    How do I receive my delegate pass?
    Following the completion of your registration and payment, you will receive an email confirmation. We will contact you via email one week before the event to provide final information regarding your participation. Delegate badges and all event material will be provided upon arrival at the event – nothing will be sent in the post.

    What is a Service Provider?

    A Service provider refers to an individual or organisation who supplies products and/or business services to the primary audience of marketing professionals.

    Service providers may only have one representative at the event. A delegate pass is entry for one person only, passes cannot be shared. All service providers who apply for a pass will be reviewed internally before a registration is completed.

    Is media registration available?
    No, this is a closed and confidential event. Media registrations are not available.

    Cancellation Policy
    A full refund less a $250 (GST Inclusive) processing fee is applicable on cancellation requests made in writing within 10 days of registration. No refunds are available for cancellations made more than 10 days after registration.

    Will there be a delegate list available?
    No, Connect Events does not provide delegate lists to attendees.