Booking Information


Sydney, Melbourne

Brisbane, Australia


17-20 Oct 2022

17 Oct – Sydney, 18 Oct – Melbourne, 20 Oct – Brisbane


9:00 AM - 4:30 PM


Education and Training
Financial services
Health & Medical
Water & Environment

2022 International Development Opportunities Seminar

About event:

Austrade invites you to join exclusive seminars in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane with key officers from the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the World Bank and Australia's Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade on 17 to 20 October 2022.

International aid-funded projects continue to present significant opportunities for Australian organisations. Our proven track record, geographic proximity, knowledge and understanding of regional needs, and expertise in relevant sectors have given Australian organisations distinct advantages.

Through these webinars, you will:

  • Gain first-hand information and insights about opportunities funded by the Asian Development Bank, the World Bank and DFAT’s development program
  • Understand the process of how to win business from through their borrowers
  • Hear about their key priorities as well as ongoing and upcoming business opportunities
  • Gain insights into what constitutes a successful bid and proposal
  • Be updated with opportunities in Southeast Asia and the Pacific region
  • Learn best practices from successful contractors and suppliers
  • Meet in person with the speakers relevant to your sector and geographies of interest, and establish your network and credentials with the ADB
  • Engage with and get practical advice from an industry peer who have successfully won international development projects.

In-person Seminar

9:00am -12:30pm 

ADB, DFAT, World Bank and Austrade

1:30 – 2:30 

ADB ASEAN & Pacific Opportunities

2:30 – 4:30 pm 

One-on-one meetings 

Seminar Schedules

Sydney, Monday 17 October 

Fishburners Sydney Startup Hub

Melbourne, Tuesday 18 October     

Investment Centre Victoria

Brisbane, Thursday 20 October 

Queensland University of Technology, QUT Education Precinct

Who should attend:

Australian Contractors, Suppliers, Project Developers, Infrastructure Development

Australian businesses, Consultants and education and research institutions with expertise, products, technology and solutions in all sectors covered by international development.

Speakers: ADB, World Bank, DFAT Officers, State Governments and Austrade

These events are free, but participants must register. The registration confirmation email will include all webinar log-on information.

Register online:




For more information please contact:

Sheila Trance
Business Development Manager 
Austrade Manila
T: +63 2 7902 5523
M: +63 917 545 9179

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