Just a few words to introduce ourselves
We are a leading creator of conferences and summits who aim to bring together great minds with avid learners amongst the thought-inspiring atmosphere of leading venues. Chilli IQ has many years of collective experience in the area of creating and developing innovative conferences and summits for the changing business environment. This is not though what differentiates us from the crowd, what makes us unique is our modus operandi. We value quality and strive to ensure that every aspect of our events reflects this– from the choice of speakers, the venue and the genuine attention to detail.
Our main objective is to lead the field in the area of knowledge delivery and as this is a fluid process we are constantly seeking new avenues and evolving to make sure we never just settle. We ensure that all who partake in the Chilli IQ conference experience – whether it be as a delegate, a speaker, a sponsor or an endorsing association – maximise their investment and attain a higher level of understanding and awareness of the chosen business theme.
Chilli IQ are leaders in the area of legal technology having produced Australia's first Lawtech Summit, which is currently in its fifteenth year. We also produce Australia's only dedicated event to legal leaders, the Managing Partners Forum, which has consistently moved the parameters of quality and has become the 'sell out event' year by year. As a leading creator of innovative conferences, Chilli IQ has set the standard for leading legal and corporate events which have become essential annual events.
14th & 15th March 2024
Crystalbrook Byron (formerly the Byron at Byron)
17th Managing Partners Forum
The Managing Partners Forum is in its seventeenth year and has established itself as the foremost event for legal leaders in strategy, leadership and technology, throughout the Asian Pacific region.
18th & 19th May 2023
Lancemore Mansion Werribee Park
9th Managing Partners Forum
Boutique & Small Firms
The Managing Partners Forum - Boutique & Small Firms is in its ninth year and has established itself as the foremost event for legal leaders in strategy, leadership and technology, throughout the Asian Pacific region.
"Chilli IQ's events are well run, interesting and have great content... you get fantastic access to key decision makers at the firm and an opportunity to build a strong relationship with potential clients in a relaxed atmosphere."
Our Partnership with Thomson Reuters
Chilli IQ News January 1, 2021 - After the very challenging year in 2020, we looked at various options to secure the future of our business and events in the legal industry. We have opted to seek out a strategic partner who believes in the Chilli IQ model and we are thrilled to announce that that we have found that partnership with Thomson Reuters.
Through partnering with Thomson Reuters, Chilli IQ will be supported in the industry to run and grow our independent events in the Asia-Pacific region. We are very grateful that we can continue to run our homegrown events business with additional support and expertise. Nothing will change with us and our events they will still be run as independent events with the Chilli IQ brand and team as they have been.
Meet the Team
MARKETING AND SALES DIRECTOR
Having over 25 years of sales, marketing & management experience and a degree in Business Marketing, George founded Chilli Marketing Solutions in September 2002, originally the business was a marketing consultancy assisting SME’s with their outsourced marketing needs. It was also the platform for the conference arm of the business which was to follow in late 2003. Since then the business has grown into Chilli IQ which creates and develops innovative conferences, in Australia, Asia and now the UK. George’s marketing & management background have provided him with the impetus to grow Chilli IQ into new markets, manage the daily running on the business and to be at the forefront of client relations.
PRODUCTION DIRECTOR CONFERENCES & SUMMITS
After graduating with a Sociology degree which she has used creatively in her career path – Jenny has had a rich and varied professional life. From working on an aboriginal community in outback Australia to running her own language centre in northern Italy for over 10 years, she finally settled back home in Australia, where she started working for a global conference company. This experience laid the foundation and drawing on her fine-tuned research skills and a sharp eye for quality - the pathway to Chilli IQ was set. Together with George and Kathy she is one of the founding partners and part of the management team at Chilli IQ.
Kathy's Project Management skills in one of Australia's largest Telecommunications Company's instilled in her a strong operational and co-ordination mindset which she has utilised in her current role at Chilli IQ. Prior to this her accounting background assisted her to form her own bookkeeping business which she ran parallel to Chilli Marketing. Kathy’s talents lie in order and numbers and what better way to transfer this talent to practice than to be responsible for the organisation of our events – making sure all is where and when it is planned to be. Her acute sense of detail has come in useful, especially when needing to juggle diverse aspects of her role like event management and managing the company’s finances.
"Chilli IQ have again presented an outstanding conference that is relevant to large, mid & boutique firms."
Each Chilli IQ speaker is carefully selected for their level of expertise on niche topics and range of information, ensuring our clients are informed, updated and have a valuable competitive advantage in their selected area, contributing to their ongoing success. We take pride in our choice of speakers and are honoured to have such outstanding talent representing our event programmes.
2023 Speaker Highlights
PARTNER - DIGITAL ECONOMY | LANDER & ROGERS
MANAGING DIRECTOR, STIRLING & ROSE
VP, LEGAL INDUSTRY PRINCIPAL , INTAPP
MANAGING DIRECTOR, BAROLSKY ADVISORS
CEO, PERFORMANCE LEADER
DESIGN PRINCIPAL, UNISPACE
GLOBAL FUTURIST, HEAD OF INNOVATION FUTURES CHIEF TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION OFFICER BRADFORD & BARTHEL, LLP (USA)
PRINCIPAL, EDGE INTERNATIONAL UK
GENERAL MANAGER, AUSTRALIAN LEGAL SECTOR ALLIANCE
PROFESSOR RESEARCH SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS, AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY
TIM JARVIS AM
ADVENTURER & ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTIST
DR HAYLEY LINTHWAITE
PRINCIPAL, TOMORROW ARCHITECTS
"No matter how many times I attend this conference I am always enlightened by what is presented and appreciate the open discussions that surround both the formal and informal sessions. Thank you to all at Chilli IQ"
Become a Partner
Chilli IQ have been creating and producing innovative conferences and summits to the Legal and IT sectors for over 18 years and are established as a leading conference organisation. Many hours have been spent on research and pre-event analysis and all events have been carefully selected to reflect current trends and issues.
By sponsoring a Chilli IQ summit, forum or meeting you will have the opportunity to network and introduce your products and services over two days in leading 5 star venues across Australia, Asia Pacific, Europe and the USA to an audience of leaders and decision makers.
Chilli IQ events are your platform to meet with delegates by way of speaking sessions, networking opportunities, workshops, briefings and breakout sessions. The style of event we run is personable, with great delegate and sponsor interaction resulting in a powerful end finish for sponsors. Along with the above initiatives sponsorship packages include a range of other components to offer a well rounded and value for money mix.
For many of the event sponsors, partnership with Chilli IQ has become an integral part of their business growth, delivering a hard-to-achieve blend of branding, positioning, association and critically, face-to-face interaction with people that matter.
We look forward to having the opportunity of working with you and trust our events will assist in the growth of your company.
Do you want to know more? Contact us
Some of our Partners
"FTI Consulting have been working in partnership with Chilli IQfor 7 years now. During this time
FTI's Technology practice has grown significantly.
FTI consulting places significant value on our relationships in the market, and George and his team have helped us deliver that message through our ongoing partnership.
It is because of the professionalism of George's team and the positive impact Chilli's conferences have on our business, that we will continue to partner with Chilli IQ in to the future.
Senior Managing Director - FTI Consulting
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