Grow your network, deepen your knowledge and enjoy a break.

FPA Professional Practice Workshop: how sale ready is your business?

Wednesday 21 November 2018

1:00pm – 4:00pm

This three-hour workshop brings together business consultants who specialise in succession planning and practitioners who will share their knowledge of transitioning their businesses. This will be a dynamic, practical workshop that will assist you to understand the commercial value and value drivers of a financial planning practice, as well as prepare you to be ‘sale ready at any stage of your business’ growth. Complimentary session.

Paraplanner Workshop: paraplanner potential - own your career

Wednesday 21 November 2018

1:00pm – 4:00pm

This workshop will connect paraplanners as well as anyone new to the financial services industry with their career potential. It’s also a great opportunity to share and connect with your peers. Complimentary session.

Welcome Reception and Expo Opening

Wednesday 21 November 2018

6:00pm - 8:00pm

Spend the evening connecting with colleagues and enjoy complimentary drinks and canapes as we celebrate the opening of the 2018 Congress and Expo.

Future2 Celebration at National Maritime Museum

Thursday 22 November 2018

7:00pm - 11:00pm

Don’t miss the social highlight of the FPA Congress! Get on board - the evening is a fantastic opportunity for you to connect with colleagues, and enjoy an informal, fun evening. You’ll enjoy spectacular views of Sydney Harbour and a great program of entertainment…with a few surprises along the way! Rock the dance floor to your favourite hits performed by an eight-piece band or chill in the BT Lounge and piano bar. The delicious food options will satisfy every appetite with chefs carving straight off the BBQ or you can indulge in many seaside delights, from the fish and chip stand to a pop up sushi bar – all accompanied by a great selection of wine and beer (of course!). Connect with your peers and celebrate your support of Future2’s grant program. With live performance by John Paul Young and The Allstars Band and special appearance by Alex Sheen, founder of Because I said I would. The evening is a stand-up, cocktail style event. Tickets $150 per head.

FPA Women in Wealth Breakfast

Friday 23 November 2018

7:15am – 8:45am

The FPA Women in Wealth breakfast is a great opportunity to connect with your peers as you enjoy breakfast and an inspiring start to the final day of the Congress program. This year’s guest speaker is Fenella Kernebone, Head of Curation, TEDxSydney. As lead programmer for one of the largest TEDx events in the world, Fenella knows that great listening skills are vital for a successful professional and personal life. She will encourages us to ‘listen like you mean it’ and will share some of the skills you need to be a great listener, have great conversations and make a difference to your colleagues, clients, friends and family. Everyone is welcome to attend this event. Tickets $60 per head or book ten tickets for $540