National Convention & Exhibition 2024


20 – 22 AUGUST 2024

Future Ready

Join us for AHRI’s National Convention & Exhibition and discover how HR can build our workplaces of the future within an ever-changing environment.

With an incredible line up of leading international and national speakers delivering keynotes, deep-dives, expert panels and masterclasses, attendees will explore and grow the essential skills that support success, foster collaboration, leverage technology and enhance productivity.

Become Future Ready and join us to shape the HR profession and our workplaces to 2044 and beyond.  

Thank you to our Principal Sponsor:

1900 +


80 +

and Exhibitors

50 +


(local, international and virtual)

Hear from inspiring local and international thought leaders in HR and business. Join our keynote speakers in master classes and master practical strategies for now and the future.

Become a volunteer at Future Ready and get the opportunity to enhance your professional journey.

Designed for senior leaders preparing to deliver the public sector of the future, this full-day program will explore key issues including ethical decision making, psychosocial safety, digital readiness and change leadership.

Design your experience

Join other passionate HR leaders at AHRI’s National Convention and Exhibition 2024 and be future ready.

Proudly supported by our sponsors

AHRI acknowledges the support of our National Convention & Exhibition 2024 sponsors.

Principal Sponsor

Associate Sponsors

Speak with our commercial team to discuss opportunities still available for 2024.


You can find answers to some commonly asked questions below. If you can’t find the answer you are looking for below, please don’t hesitate to contact our Events Team who will be happy to assist with your query. 

AHRI’s National Convention & Exhibition 2024 will be an in-person experience only. We are excited to welcome you to Melbourne for this immersive event. 

Member rates are exclusive to AHRI members and member numbers cannot be shared or transferred to non-members. You can still register for a non-member ticket or alternatively, sign up for an AHRI membership today and take advantage of discounted NCE tickets as well as exclusive member benefits for the next 12 months. 

Yes, you can register for a non-member ticket or alternatively, sign up for an AHRI membership today and take advantage of discounted NCE tickets as well as exclusive member benefits for the next 12 months. 

Yes, AHRI is currently seeking volunteers to assist with event delivery. As a volunteer, you will gain direct experience working at the largest HR event in the country and have the opportunity to network with HR professionals from across Australia. 

Please complete the Volunteer Application Form before Friday 5 July 2024. All volunteers will be contacted by email or phone by Friday 19 July 2024. 

AHRI is pleased to offer special discounted rates for groups of 5 or more to AHRI Organisation Members. To register your team contact the AHRI Team at 1300 811 880 or email [email protected].  

Delegates can secure a 10% discount off room rates at Novotel South Wharf Hotel when booking online using the code “VENUENMSW”, or by contacting their Reservations Team on +61 3 9058 0444 or via email. 

For alternative accommodation options, please visit the MCEC website. 

If you wish to make a change to your registration, please contact our Events Team or phone 1300 811 880 for assistance. For cancellations and transfers please refer to AHRI’s Terms & Conditions, and please note that any requests must be received in writing before the registration close date.