Social functions


Welcome Reception

Come along to the IMA2018 welcome event; this is a key networking event for all delegates. Enjoy a drink and treat yourself to some finger food as you chat and connect with colleagues and supporters. The Welcome Reception will be held in the IMA2018 exhibition at MCEC.

Welcome Reception entry is by ticket only.

Date: Monday 13 August 2018
Time: 1730 – 1900 hours
Venue: Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre


Gala Dinner

Join us for a night of discovery and entertainment at the Melbourne Cricket Ground: Australia’s largest, oldest and most popular sporting stadium.

Before dinner, explore the inner sanctum of the MCG or tour through the National Sports Museum with these optional extras:
MCG Tour: click here for details
National Sports Museum Tour: click here for details
Optional tours must be booked directly with MCG.

Gala Dinner entry is by ticket only.

Date: Thursday 16 August 2018
Time: 1900 hours – Late
Venue: Member’s Dining Room, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Brunton Ave, Richmond VIC 3002
Cost: AUD135