Platform Professionals Summit

  • 27 Mar 2015
  • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Australian National University, Canberra, ACT


  • Attendance on Friday 27 March
    Lunch at Fellows Cafe at delegates own cost.
    Note: If you are booked for Full Convention, you do not need to register.
    If you have booked for Partial Convention and you wish to attend the Summit you MUST book.

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Platform Professionals Summit

Held Friday immediately prior to Convention in Canberra.

Session open to all CSPs and those who earn in excess of $300k per year from speaking-related activities.

We are delighted that Leanne Christie will present the session she delivered at NSA Convention in San Diego last year... one of the most value-packed and sought after breakouts at Convention there.

Building a World Class Brand that Drives Bookings

We all know marketing is important, but what strategies actually work? How do you develop materials that cut through the noise and get a buyers attention - rather than count you out before the race has begun? The answer is developing a new mindset around marketing, and what it takes to build a world class brand. In this session, learn how to get surgical with your marketing spend and create impact where it counts.

•     Creating a killer demo that actually converts

•     Website strategies that cut through the noise

•     Taking back control – how to use video as a sales tool

•     WIFM – the golden rules to sending newsletters that don't get deleted!

•     Global trends – what's hot, works and coming your way

Your Presenter - Leanne Christie

Having launched Ovations International in 1986 and then ODE Management, with Julie Winterbottom, in 2006, Leanne Christie, is the only person in the world who owns both a Speakers Bureau and a Speaker Management company.

Ode Management is the only global speaker management company in the world, in addition to the first of its kind in Asia Pacific.

Leanne has developed a reputation for sky rocketing new talent, creating powerful speaking brands across Asia Pacific and the

USA , whilst managing the business operations of some of globes top-tier talent.