Creative Innovation 2017 (Ci2017)


The conference venue: Sofitel Melbourne On Collins

25 Collins Street, Melbourne

Sofitel Classic King Room

At the Paris-end of Collins Street, this 5 star hotel is close to shopping outlets, art, business, and signature destinations including the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), Melbourne Tennis Centre, Federation Square, National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) and Princess & Regent Theatres. The hotel’s luxurious rooms and suites begin from level 36 offering floor-to-ceiling views that stretch across the city skyline, bay and beyond. Each room is complemented by modern furnishings, high speed wireless or cable internet, an executive desk and integrated ‘touch’ technology for ambient lighting modes and digital surround sound.

Special Offer for Ci2017 Delegates:
10% off the best flexible rate of the day at time of guest booking.

To Book:
Please contact the hotel on (03) 9653 0000. Group Name: Ci2017 – Creative Innovation (subject to availability)



Mercure Melbourne Treasury Gardens

13 Spring Street, Melbourne (less than 5 mins walk to the conference venue)

Mercure Spring St

Mercure Melbourne Treasury Gardens is located in the centre of Melbourne, overlooking the Treasury Gardens. An excellent place to stay while conferencing in Melbourne. The Mercure Melbourne Treasury Gardens features 164 rooms. The hotel also features Lime Restaurant and Bar, serving Modern Australian cuisine.

Special Offer for Ci2017 Delegates:
10% discount off the best unrestricted rate of the day, subject to room type availability at time of booking

To Book:
Tel: +61 (0)3 9205 9999 and press ‘1’ for reservations or Email: Quote “CI2017” at time of booking (subject to availability)

Novotel Melbourne on Collins

270 Collins Street, Melbourne (a short tram ride or 15 mins walk to the conference venue)

Novotel on Collins

For the ultimate Melbourne experience base yourself at the superb 4.5 star Novotel Melbourne on Collins. Located on prestigious Collins Street in the heart of Melbourne, directly above Australia On Collins shopping centre, this is a fantastic location from which to explore the city. The hotel itself boasts an indoor heated swimming pool, fitness centre, stylish restaurant & bar, 24 hour business centre and direct access to the Australia on Collins shopping centre.

Special Offer for Ci2017 Delegates:
10% discount off the best unrestricted rate of the day, subject to room type availability at time of booking

To Book:
Tel: +61 (0) 3 9667 5800 or Email: Quote “CI2017” at the time of booking (subject to availability)

Download Ci2017 Program

There are a host of incredible opportunities to partner with us on this world class innovation event. If you are interested in becoming a partner or creative collaborator for the upcoming conference, please contact:

Tania de Jong AM // Founder and Executive Producer
Tel: +61 (0)3 8679 6000

Alrick Pagnon // Creative Innovation Leader
Tel: +61 (0)3 8679 6000

“Remarkable, mind blowing, brilliantly choreographed – easily the best conference ever and I’ve been to plenty. Truly wonderful and amazing.”

Jim Grant, Partner, Dattner Grant

“Thank you for a challenging and rewarding couple of days. The quality of the team you had at the conference was extraordinary! These events will change people and thereby the world.”

Craig Carolan, Director Private Wealth, ANZ

“I came to learn – I came away inspired! Best conference ever.”

Paul Duldig, University of Melbourne