Leaders Forum - Leading for Tomorrow - May 3-4 2023

Melbourne 3-4 May 2023

leaders forum sponsors 2023

Leaders Forum Sponsors

We are indebted to our generous industry sponsors without whom events like our Leaders’ Forum can’t be held. 


Platinum Conference Sponsorwww.forsta.com

Forsta is the world’s No.1 Market Research Technology, focused on understanding the full Human experience (HX). From simple surveys to sophisticated research studies, Forsta offers advanced and versatile capabilities and is easy to use for first-timers and experienced professionals alike. Craft your online survey, obtain samples, gather, analyse, share, and visualise within hours, not weeks. Gain qualified feedback at speed. Turn data into insights, and insights into stories that fuel real action.

Trusted by over 2,500 customers in 100+ countries, our HX Platform works for any sized business, anywhere in the world: we partner with research agencies, consultancies, and enterprise brands globally.  Give your research the technology it deserves.

Visit forsta.com/request-a-demo and we’ll show you all the things Forsta can do for you.


Platinum Conference Sponsorwww.forsta.com

Better software means better projects. Deltek is the leading global provider of enterprise software and information solutions for project-based businesses. More than 30,000 organisations and millions of users in over 80 countries around the world rely on Deltek for superior levels of project intelligence, management, and collaboration.

Our industry-focused expertise powers project success by helping firms achieve performance that maximises productivity and revenue. Find out more about Deltek here.


Silver sponsorwww.ajg.com/au/

Gallagher is one of Australia’s – and the world’s – largest insurance broking and risk management companies. We’re the broker of choice for more than 100,000 Australian businesses – from micro-SMEs through to multinational corporations and iconic brands.

With 30+ regional and metropolitan branches across Australia, we understand local business communities because we’re part of them ourselves. Globally, the Gallagher network of 600+ offices in over 30 countries, enables us to leverage relationships with international insurance partners to create programs that achieve claims outcomes beyond the scope of many smaller brokers. Find out more about Gallagher here: www.ajg.com/au/


Arrival Dinner Sponsorcrnrstone.com.au/

We deliver high quality, real people, and credible insights and data to help our clients confidently make decisions.

Founded in 1992 as Stable Research, CRNRSTONE supports Australian brands, companies, and research agencies to deliver high-quality qualitative and quantitative research programs. Whether it’s providing access to research participants through our proprietary panel of over 100,000 engaged Australians, programming research surveys, providing logistics support for research projects, or delivering delivery and reporting for completed projects, CRNRSTONE is a one-stop shop for all research fieldwork.

Most importantly, CRNRSTONE can tailor approaches to each project, additionally offering a combined qual-quant approach to bolster your results.

Our quality of service is unmatched, as evidenced by our high level of repeat business. From conception to delivery, our clients rely on us to provide research support services including product packaging testing and delivery, venue management, qualitative moderation, and custom reporting. See here for more information: crnrstone.com.au/


Conference Drinks Sponsor contact@enactuate.com

From veteran fieldwork practitioner Paul Hoger comes Enactuate, his new venture as an independent research services provider.

Enactuate’s business is the performance of research. It provides fieldwork delivery and data management services, and consultancy about response practice, program design, and program governance. Informed by its founder’s experience and delivery ethos, it works with its clients to solve research problems, and to address measurement challenges with credible and innovative approaches to program design, response integrity, vendor management, and participation experience.

Enactuate has an accountable and comprehensive approach to response practice. It equips buyers with tools to engage effectively with the ever-changing response challenges of trust, inclusivity, and fraud. It uses a multitude of manual, programmatic, and AI measures to glean remarkable insight into response integrity and quality assurance… which reveal much more than the validity of a response is valid. Enactuate provides clients with the confidence that they are working with legitimate responses.

To get in touch, email Paul Hoger at contact@enactuate.com.


Official Dinner Sponsorwww.giftpay.com.au/

Innovation in Rewards and Incentives

GiftPay is an innovative eGift platform that removes the hassles associated with distributing gifts or incentive payments. Ideal for any gift fulfilment situation, whether rewarding competition prize winners or qualitative attendees, distributing bulk incentives to a respondent database or processing panel redemptions. 

Recipients can choose their preferred retailer gift card and use it immediately. GiftPay has secured the rights to offer digital gift cards from 100 of Australia’s most popular brands including Woolworths, Uber, Myer, Priceline, iTunes, Bunnings and Dominos.

Giftpay operates in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, the United States, Canada, U.K. and the EU.

GiftPay is the trusted incentive partner for the Australian Market Research Industry, with over 100 research clients and over $60 million incentives successfully distributed. Find out more here: hwww.giftpay.com.au/

CIE Legal

Delegate Bag Sponsorwww.cielegal.com.au/

CIE Legal is a corporate and commercial law practice based in Melbourne and servicing local, national and international clients. CIE Legal was founded on the philosophy that clients need something more from their legal advisors than a simple restatement of the law.

We know the law – any reputable firm does – but this is only the starting point. Clients are delivered timely, accurate and commercially pragmatic solutions, tailored to meet their short and long-term business goals and objectives.

With a deliberate focus on meeting the needs of our clients, our team has expanded into a talented pool of practitioners from top tier law firms and in-house legal roles at some of Australia’s most respected companies. See more here: www.cielegal.com.au/ and here:

CIE Legal Services – supporting ADIA members – ADIA (dataandinsights.com.au)

Australian Marketing Institue

Coffee Cart Sponsorami.org.au/

The Australian Marketing Institute (AMI) is the peak body for Marketing professionals, in Australia and has been for over 89 years. We have been supporting our members through delivering accreditation of tertiary and in-house corporate courses, curated training programs delivered by our facilitators, and organising events, to allow our members to connect.

In 2023 we introduced a highly regarded leadership training program called “AMI Step Up Leadership program delivered by First 100”. The program has been successfully delivered to ANZ Bank, BP, Commonwealth Bank, and other leading organisations, wanting to support the next generations of leaders within their organisations.

With over 5,900 members nationally we want to ignite passion and brilliance within our members, throughout their careers. At AMI, we celebrate marketing excellence through our AMI Excellence Awards program.

AMI offers a Certified Practising Marketer (CPM) designation which is the only peak professional benchmark of its kind for Marketers in the Asia-Pacific Region. The CPM title officially recognises both formal education and the successful application of your marketing knowledge and skills in practice.

For more information about the Australian Marketing Institute (AMI), please go to: ami.org.au/


Bronze Sponsorwww.purespectrum.com/

PureSpectrum offers a complete end-to-end market research and insights platform, helping insights professionals make decisions more efficiently, and faster than ever before. Awarded MR Supplier of the Year at the 2021 Marketing Research and Insight Excellence Awards, PureSpectrum is recognized for their industry-leading data quality.

PureSpectrum developed the respondent-level scoring system, PureScore™, and believes their continued success stems from their talent density and dedication to simplicity and quality. In the few years since its inception, PureSpectrum has been named one of the Fastest Growing Companies in North America on Deloitte’s Fast 500 since 2020, placed twice in the Top 50 of the GRIT Most Innovative List, and ranked twice on the Inc. 5000 list.

Homepage: www.purespectrum.com/
Data Quality: www.purespectrum.com/data-quality/

Securely Done

Industry Partner www.securelydone.com/

The Securely Done ISO 27001 Toolkit was developed by a team of experts who understand ISO Standards and like simplicity in what they do. They saw a need for an information security system that fits into an organisation but doesn’t try to take it over.

The ISO 27001 Toolkit is your complete Information Security Management System, including the framework, policies, procedures, plans, templates and supporting documentation. Guidance notes and training packages ensure understanding and awareness at every stage.

ADIA Members receive a discounted price of $1,800 (+ GST). This gives your organisation access to the web portal of documents, a 10-Step Implementation Guide and 24 months of access.

Securely Done is a product of DTM Services. Read more here: www.securelydone.com/

Star Mark Certification Global

Industry Partnerwww.starmarkglobal.com.au

Star Mark Certification Global is dedicated to helping businesses achieve improved performance through certification. 

Having had over 20 years’ experience in assisting organisations in the development of practical management systems certification, our team can simplify the overall process for ISO Certification and compliance, allowing our clients to concentrate on business success. 

By gaining certification to an internationally recognised standard, organisations’ clients and stakeholders can be assured that there is a culture of continually improving the business while striving for successful outcomes for all involved. Find out more here: www.starmarkglobal.com.au/

With thanks to our sponsors

leaders forum sponsors 2023