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May 19, 2022 | Four Seasons Hotel, Sydney

First speakers and sessions announced

Save $100 off ticket purchases now

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May 19, 2022 | Four Seasons Hotel, Sydney

First speakers and sessions announced

Save $100 off ticket purchases now

Connect with the PR and Communications Industry

Connect and engage with the PR and Communications industry

Returning in 2022 with a day full of content dedicated to the Australian communications industry, Mumbrella CommsCon is your opportunity to dissect and discuss the pertinent issues on the local and international scene.

Hear from senior executives and influential leaders on the big topics and gain insight on cutting-edge strategies - it's a day to network with your comms professional peers and keep your finger on the pulse of a rapidly evolving market. With a tumultuous year behind and the great unknown beyond, this is a day you can't afford to miss. Book your earlybird tickets now and save $100.

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MEET THE SPEAKERS

MEET THE SPEAKERS

Vuki Vujasinovic

Founder & CEO, Sling & Stone

Vuki Vujasinovic is the founder of Sling & Stone, starting the agency in a Sydney sharehouse, growing it to become a multi-award-winning agency that remains one of the fastest-growing in the country.

Vuki is obsessed with partnering with the world’s most ambitious challengers, disrupters, and entrepreneurs, to help them launch and grow. He has been named in the Forbes 30 under 30, B&T 30 under 30, and StartupDaily Top 50 Emerging Leaders.

Vuki works on growing the agency’s service offering and geographic footprint, while maintaining a relentless focus on the types of clients Sling & Stone partners with. He believes it’s possible to build a modern agency built on the latest technology, that does things differently, with a fantastic company culture, all the while remaining selective about the clients Sling & Stone represents.

Lynnette Edmonds

Head of Talent & Engagement, Edelman

Lynnette has worked in people, culture, and talent positions over a 20+ year career fulfilling a passion for creating positive change in complex work environments.

She joined Edelman – the world’s largest independent communications agency - in 2015 where she manages the employee experience cycle and is responsible for all HR/people/culture responsibilities for Edelman Australia. Agency-land is never dull and Lynnette particularly loves working with smart, driven, creative people who push the boundaries of innovative and forward thinking every day.

Lynnette and her team are especially passionate about supporting and nurturing young people in the industry to grow them into our future leaders and working on innovative programs to make Edelman their first choice. But she is equally focused on ensuring the industry continues to evolve to suit not only the needs of today’s workforce, but to ensure it continues to thrive over the next decade and beyond.

Mandy Galmes

Managing Director & Partner, Sefiani

With more than 20 years as an agency leader, Mandy has a proven track record as a strategic advisor and partner to a breadth of local and global organisations – from disruptors to industry leaders. Her work has spanned complex regulatory and legislative change programs, behaviour change campaigns, brand activations and reputational issues. Mandy’s skills span stakeholder management, risk mitigation, consumer engagement, brand building and channel planning which makes her an ideal partner for organisations seeking an integrated approach to their communications programme.

Julia Hoy

Sustainability Communications Practice Lead, Sefiani

Over the past 15 years, Julia has advised some of the world’s leading brands on corporate sustainability, social impact and communications. She brings a wealth of experience and valuable insights, having worked both agency-side and in-house in sustainability and communications roles.
Her extensive experience in developing internal and external communications strategies, advocacy, awareness building, strategic partnerships and thought leadership has been recognised with several internal and industry awards.

COMMSCON 2022 CONFERENCE PROGRAM

Session
Speakers

WHAT TO EXPECT ON THE DAY

WHAT TO EXPECT ON THE DAY

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

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Marketers

CommsCon will bring together CMOs and marketing leaders from Australia and New Zealand. Hear what some of the brands making the biggest waves in PR and social believe their advantage is, plus their thoughts and ideas on the industry and their specific challenges.

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Agencies

Hear from agency leaders across media, creative, digital, social and more. Learn about their market conditions and challenges, their ideation processes and the client opportunities they are seeing.

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Media

Some of the biggest media brands in the world speak at CommsCon, providing a platform to discuss a wide array of industry topics when it comes to the global and local media industry.

30+ SPEAKERS

300+ DELEGATES

14 SESSIONS

MAY 19, 2022 | FOUR SEASONS HOTEL SYDNEY

ABOUT THE EVENT

Mumbrella’s CommsCon 2022 will be the biggest event for the PR and communications industry in Australia, providing professional growth and networking opportunity that will deliver great ideas and substantial learnings.

I think it's always important that we take the time to step outside of the everyday, be inspired by new thinking, new perspectives and bring the outside in to our own world

Ava Lawler, Managing Director, Weber Shandwick 

If you want a space where you can step away from the day to day, where you can step away from the speed and the treadmill and the deadlines, get some new ideas, hang out with some people in the industry then the Mumbrella CommsCon is a good place to be

Mark Worthington, Managing Director, Klareco Communications

Particularly after the year that was, it was extremely rewarding to be back with the best-of-the-best in the industry in person to share tales of stresses and success from the last year.

Attendee 2021

I'm new to PR. It's my first graduate role and so I found the conference very inspiring in terms of highlighting the scope of the PR industry and where you can go with your career - be it creative, corporate, or strategic. The speakers were upbeat, positive and clearly in love with what they do, and I find that extremely motivating

KEEPING YOU SAFE

Your safety is our top priority. The team at Mumbrella are carefully following the latest advice and guidelines to put new measures in place to deliver a safe event for you to meet and learn.

Although our upcoming events will slightly look different than normal, these changes will allow you to enjoy the full experience whilst keeping yourself, and others, safe.

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EVENT DETAILS

COMMSCON 2022