Tuesday, 20 June 2023

Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG)

Registration from 8:00am     

Ai Group Members - Ticket Prices

Ai Group Members can register for ConTech2023 at discounted prices

  • Conference (excl Reception/Dinner) - Member (Early Bird till 9 June): $675.76
  • Conference (excl Reception/Dinner) - Member (Standard): $778.90
  • Reception/Dinner Only - Member: $172.82

Ai Group Members, log in to get your special member promo code before purchase.

Prices include Fees and GST.


Non-Members - Ticket Prices

  • Conference (excl Reception/Dinner) - Non-Member: $883.19
  • Reception/Dinner Only - Non-Member: $198.32
  • Conference (excl Reception/Dinner) - Student: Complimentary
  • Reception/Dinner - Student: $125.30

Prices include Fees and GST.
Students need to enter student "promo code" on ticket selection.

Early bird rate (Members only) – paid by 9 June 2023
Standard rate – paid from 10 June 2023

ACCOMMODATION: The Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) is in Yarra Park and is within walking distance of the central business district of Melbourne. The surrounding areas of East Melbourne, Richmond and the city have all levels of accommodation. The Pullman on the Park is in walking distance and delegates can contact the hotel directly to make a reservation via phone on 61 (3) 9419 2000.

PUBLIC TRANSPORT: Jolimont train station is a 5-minute walk to the MCG with trams: 75, 48 and 70, within easy walking distance of the MCG.

Note: The Ai Group reserves the right to alter or delete items from the speakers program as circumstances dictate and takes no responsibility for any errors, omissions or changes. It is correct at the time of publishing.

Note: Sponsorship/trade exhibitor rates do not include delegate registration fees. Each exhibitor must register at least one delegate.

Cancellation policy: Registration may be cancelled up to 14 working days prior to commencement of the conference with full refund. If no cancellation notice is received or cancellation is made less than 14 working days prior to commencement of the conference, no refund will be issued. You may substitute another participant from your organisation at any time prior to the conference commencement date should the nominated person be unable to attend. Ai Group is not responsible for any cancellation costs or fees incurred through your travel or accommodation bookings – please refer to their policies for more information.

In exceptional circumstances, the Ai Group Confectionery Sector (as organiser) may be prepared to consider cancellation of a contract with a sponsor/exhibitor, but the request for cancellation must be made in writing and will be considered by the organiser on a case-by-case basis.




ConTech2023 will appeal to a broad range of confectionery and wider food industry professionals, including those in the fields of:

  • science and food technology
  • new product development
  • research and development
  • regulatory matters
  • operations and management
  • sales and procurement
  • marketing, communications and corporate affairs
  • supply of food ingredients, machinery, packaging and services
  • confectionery wholesaling and distributing

For further information

Jennifer Thompson

Technical & Regulatory Manager


Phone: 03 9867 0181

Mobile: 0418 223 170


Julie Gerrard

Event Coordinator


Mobile: 0407 326 160