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What we’re about

Port80 is run by the Australian Web Industry Association (AWIA). Founded in 2002, port80 is proud of its informal meetings, no long speeches, no admission fees, no forced networking. Just an interesting talk, great discussion, a few drinks and the chance to meet and share knowledge with others in your industry.

What can you expect from Port80?

    A current, insightful and informative topic every month that matters to the web industry.

    Excellent presenters that are leaders in their field and want to share first hand knowledge.

    A good representation of both the Business and Technical aspects of our topics.

    Great networking with your peers in the Web Industry, no sales pitches.

    Learn something outside your comfort zone.


    Real life - Industry leading projects showcased

    Business Managers presenting on business drivers and results

    Technical Managers presenting on technologies used and execution


6:00pm: Pre-networking - open bar

6:15pm: Introduction

6:25pm Presentations x 2 (1 business and 1 technical presenter)

7:05pm Structured QA by organiser: 3 business questions, 3 technical questions

7:15pm QA by audience: 6 questions

7:25pm Post-networking - open bar, finger food

8:30pm Bar closes

Who comes to port80?

    eCommerce Entrepreneurs, C level Managers

    Digital Managers, eCommerce Managers, Marketing Managers

    Tech Managers, Developers, Designers, Sys admins, web hosts, SaaS providers, Tech Startups

Open to suggestions for speakers and looking for sponsors - message Jessica Field (Group Organiser)