19 Sep 17

10th World Chambers Congress

Sydney, Australia, • English

The World Chambers Congress is the premier event of its kind bringing together chamber, business and government figures alike. Now in its 10th edition, this flagship event is much more than just a chamber’s gathering. In convening the globe’s most prominent leaders and brightest minds, we aim to transform the future of business.

Description

The #10WCC is jointly organised by the Sydney Business Chamber, a division of NSW Business Chamber. It will be held in Sydney, Australia from 19-21 September 2017 and take place in the harbour city’s newest convention centre, the International Convention Centre Sydney.

Reasons to attend

  • Networking: The Congress provides an unparalleled opportunity to connect and strengthen relations with a diverse and international group of individuals representing more than 100 countries. With both formal and informal occasions to develop networks, this is the ideal setting to establish institutional ties and promote trade and investment opportunities from attending companies, countries and regions.
  • Knowledge: In an ever-changing business climate, the Congress, with its visionary and esteemed speakers, addresses and examines today’s most significant global issues. Benefit from indispensable knowledge and interesting perspectives on a broad number of important topics filled including informative discussions with our extensive three-day programme.
  • Know-how: The Congress is a valuable and dynamic forum that facilitates the exchange of real-world ideas and best practices on both chamber and business activities. Through its World Chambers Competition, the Congress recognises the most innovative projects from across the chamber community. It serves as an informative benchmark for others to learn and encourages positive change and development.

Programme

Learn more about #10th WCC programme

Speakers

Over the years, the Congress has welcomed Heads of State, chamber leaders, as well as some of the most influential figures in business as keynote speakers. From former United States Secretary of State Madeleine Albright to the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize winner Muhammad Yunus and even the South African President Thano Mbeki, we ensure that our programme is presented by the most visionary and dynamic of individuals.

To learn more about our speakers.

Venue

The #10WCC will be held at the International Convention Centre, Sydney (ICC Sydney). This brand new, state-of-the-art venue is sure to provide a vibrant setting for the Congress and its delegates. Ideally located in the heart of the city, ICC Sydney is set among chic restaurants and shopping districts with sweeping views of the Darling Harbour. It gets better. With just eight kilometers away from the airport, ICC Sydney is conveniently connected to all transport and accommodation options.