top of page

A Day to Connect with the Apprenticeship and Traineeship Industry

Thursday 2 November 2023

Join us

Day Event

Day Event:
The Road to

9:00 am - 4:30pm

We invite field officers, managers, and industry leaders in apprenticeships and traineeships along with Group Training Organisations.


The Conference will serve as a dynamic platform to gain valuable insights into the latest trends and best practices shaping the traineeship and apprenticeship landscape. 

Panel Discussions

  • The Leaders from each AASN | New Contract July 2024

  • AEN Executive Officers | Australia-wide Outlook for GTOs​​

  • Proposed & New Models of Apprenticeship 

Leaders Dinner: Celebration, Networking, and Dining

6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

(Exclusive to members, their special guests, and the conference’s speakers)

This exclusive gathering is reserved for AEN QLD & NT members, their special guests, and our featured guest speaker Ed Ross, Co-Founder of TradeMutt.

The Leaders Dinner offers an evening of celebration, networking, and dining.


Forge lasting connections with influential industry peers and engage in meaningful conversations that can shape the future of our sector. Embrace this opportunity to interact with keynote speakers up close as they share their personal insights and experiences in an informal and relaxed atmosphere.

Expert Presentations

  • Construction Skills Queensland | New Training Plan

  • DYJESBT | Apprenticeship & Traineeship, Quality & Regulation

  • TIACS | Mental Health for Apprentices & Trainees

  • GAN Australia | International Apprenticeship Research


Ed Ross, Co-Founder - TradeMutt

Craig Westwood, Executive Officer - AEN QLD & NT

Steve Coolahan, Trade Apprentices Program Coordinator


Annual AEN AGM (members only)

Following the Day Event will be the Annual AEN AGM. For more information, please login to the member portal.


Details & Tickets

Date and Time

Thursday 2 November 2023

9:00 am - 4:30 pm | 6:30pm - 10:00pm


Pullman Brisbane King George Square

Hosted by the Apprentice Employment Network QLD & NT


The Day Event includes morning tea, lunch, and afternoon tea
Dinner Event includes a 2-course meal.


Day Event Only

$115 members

$185 non members

Leaders Dinner Only

$155 members

Day Event & Leaders Dinner

$266 members

$380 non members


Join us to gain inspiration, connect with industry leaders, and stay updated on the latest industry trends.

Who Should Attend?

The AEN QLD & NT Forum welcomes professionals from all corners of the industry. Whether you are a field officer or a leader in the apprenticeship and traineeship industry, or a representative of a Group Training Organisation, this event is tailored to meet your aspirations.

The Leaders Dinner is open only to AEN QLD & NT members, special guests and the speakers at the conference. This creates an ideal setting for our members to strengthen their bonds and network with industry influencers and thought leaders.


Don't miss this extraordinary opportunity to be part of the AEN QLD&NT Forum.


Come and join us on Thursday, 2nd November 2023, as we shape the future of our industry together.

Apprentice Employment Network Forum.png

Get you ticket to the Forum
Thursday 2 November 2023

bottom of page