Leading Property Managers Association Presents:

A Conference Dedicated to Excellence in Property Management

9-11 May, 2018 The Star, Gold Coast, QLD

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Facilitating excellence in property management for professionals at every level.

LPMA’s Property management conference was created to be the best event to obtain real-world knowledge from leaders around the world.

LPMA 2018 is ready to continue a trend of excellence, promoting thought-leadership, sharing best practice and providing ample networking opportunities. With industry specific practitioners and a genuine two-way consultative dialogue, LPMA 2018 is not simply an excuse to be away from the office.

LPMA 2018 is a property management event presented BY property management practitioners, FOR property management practitioners!

LPMA Premium Connection

May 8, 2018

The LPMA Premium Connection is an intimate, member-only seminar focused on growth and issues in our industry. During this seminar, we will hone in on the key topics covered in the conference and deeply discuss topics to help grow your business.

Learn more about the benefits of an LPMA membership today on: www.lpma.com

Day One

May 9, 2018

The first day of the conference will see two keynote sessions along with various specialist breakout sessions geared for Agency Principals, BDMs and Property Management personnel. Following the day’s sessions, we will have our LPMA Awards Gala Dinner. This Gala will pay tribute to the hard work and dedication our LPMA members have undertaken over the course of the year. (All Gala fees are included in the Conference Registration Fee).

Day Two

May 10, 2018

Day two of the conference will focus on some motivating keynote sessions for all delegates. These sessions will be extremely rewarding and we are excited to attend!


Three content-rich days packed with ideas, solutions and insights from leading industry professionals.

All eventsKeynote SessionsAgency PrincipalsProperty ManagersBDMs


 – LPMA Premium Connection Day  -

23:15 - 00:30

Keynote – Useful Belief – Useful Action!  Chris Helder

01:00 - 01:45

BDM Breakout – Growing is Easy, Managing Growth is Hard  Maria Edwards

01:00 - 01:45

PM Breakout – How to be an Outstanding Property Manager in an ever-changing Environment  Hayley Mitchell

01:00 - 02:00

Principal Breakout – Building a Business Worth Owning  Manos & Maria Findikakis

01:45 - 02:30

PM Breakout – From Reviews to Raving Fans to Referrals  Kasey McDonald

01:45 - 02:30

BDM Breakout – The Gathering Storm  Hannah Gill

02:00 - 02:30

Principal Breakout – Mastering Change  Suzannah Toop

03:30 - 04:15

PM Breakout – Press 3 for a Laugh  Shane Stone

03:30 - 04:15

BDM Breakout – The Power of Influence  Chris Helder

03:30 - 04:15

Principal Breakout – Systems, Structure and Innovation  Chris Scullin

04:15 - 05:00

Principal Breakout – Powerful Business Performance Solutions  Suzanne Brown

04:15 - 05:00

BDM Breakout – The Life of a ‘top gun’ BDM  Melissa Brennan

04:30 - 05:00

PM Breakout – I haven’t got time for that  Elley Hudson

05:30 - 06:45

Keynote – Attraction Property Manager  Tom Panos

09:30 - 13:30

Keynote – LPMA Annual Gala Awards Dinner  -

23:30 - 00:15

Keynote – The Journey  Samantha Gash

00:15 - 01:00

Keynote – Gearing up for Growth  Phil Harris

01:15 - 02:15

Keynote – Data and Wisdom in Property Management  Ben White

02:15 - 03:00

Keynote – Why I Love Property Management  Andrew Propst (USA)

04:00 - 05:15

Keynote – How to Become the Obvious Choice  Domenic Thurbon

05:15 - 05:30

 – Sponsor Prize Draws  -


We have lined up the best presenters from around Australia and the world to bring to you the latest innovation and ideas.

Chris Helder

Premiere Speaker

As a certified practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Chris’s insightful and highly entertaining messages have transformed how businesses communicate with their clients.

Phil Harris

Owner of Harris Real Estate

SA’s largest independent real estate agency, Harris Real Estate sells over 1,300 properties per year and manages 2,000+ rental properties.

Tom Panos

Leading Real Estate Coach

Tom leads Australia in coaching and training real estate professionals on how to attract business and not just chase it.

Samantha Gash

Social Entrepreneur

Samantha is an inspiring endurance athlete, social entrepeneur and the first woman & youngest person to complete the ‘Four Deserts’ Grandslam - one of the toughest endurance competitions on the planet. Follow along on her journey that transcends the world.

Maria Edwards

BDM at Peter Blackshaw

Maria is a high performing, highly awarded, leading BDM with over ten years of experience.

Ben White


Ben has over a decade of experience building better careers and stronger business through training, consulting and the use of property management resources.

Domenic Thurbon

Premiere Speaker

Provocative, dynamic & thought leading, Domenic likes nothing more than to disrupt current thinking & encourage his audiences to ‘drive’, rather than ‘manage’ change.

Craig Reucassel

Conference MC

Craig is an Australian writer and comedian who is best known for his work with ‘The Chaser’ and for going through your bin on ‘The War on Waste’.

Manos & Maria Findikakis

Owners of Eview Group

Two of the brightest and most progressive real estate professionals, Manos & Maria are truly trailblazing in the industry.


Become an LPMA member today to save on events and gain access to our extensive suite of tools & resources to benefit your agency.

NOTE: LPMA Members receive 1 free ticket to the exclusive, member-only Premium Connection Day on Wednesday 9 May.



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Ended: 30 April 2018



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Ended: 9 May 2018

LPMA 2018 Awards Gala

We are pleased to announce that we will be hosting the 11th Annual Awards for Excellence in Property Management the night of Thursday, May 10th. Get ready to celebrate in style as we pull out all the stops, roll out the red carpet and provide honours to the industry’s elite performers across Australia.

These Awards aim to encourage, recognise and promote excellence, innovation and best practice in the property management industry.


LPMA 2018 will be held at:

The Star, Gold Coast, Broadbeach, Queensland

We are pleased to announce The Star Gold Coast has discounted rates for LPMA 2018 Attendees. Save on accommodation without missing out on luxury!

Either book with reservation code: LPM030518 on www.star.com.au/goldcoast/booking or contact reservations direct on (07) 5592 8130 or 1800 074 344 and state that you are attending the LPMA 2018 Conference.