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Regions Rising - National Summit 2023

Regions Rising - National Summit 2023

Regions Rising - National Summit 2023

The Regions Rising - National Summit is the flagship event of the Regional Australia Institute’s (RAI’s) national event series, running since 2019. It is an engagement program, made up of in-person and virtual events, through which the RAI presents its research on regional issues to promote dialogue and thought leadership.

The Regions Rising event series brings together industry experts, economists, regional leaders, government, political leaders, academics and the community sector to deliver the latest information on the key pillars affecting regional communities - including jobs and skills, housing, population, liveability, productivity and resilience.

Keep an eye on this page for updates on Regions Rising - National Summit. 

National Summit 2022

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Purchasing Tickets

To purchase a ticket for this event, first you will need to sign in using your Regional Australia Institute username (typically your email address) and password.

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Regions Rising - National Summit speakers will be announced soon.


The Regions Rising -  will be announced soon. 


Cancellation Policy

  • The event will be run in accordance with all relevant Government health orders.
  • If you are unable to attend due to a positive COVID test or being identified as a close-contact and can show us proof, your ticket can be either refunded or we can provide you with access to a Livestream ticket.
  • There will be no refunds issued for live-stream tickets.
  • Please contact the RAI directly regarding ticket refunds.
  • All cancellations must be made in writing (email) to the RAI.
  • Registrations cancelled more than 60 days before the event will be refunded 80% of the registration fees.
  • Registrations cancelled less than 60 but more than 30 days before the event will be refunded 50% of the registration fees.
  • Registrations cancelled less than 30 days before the event will not be eligible for a refund.
  • Substitute delegates are welcome; however the RAI must be advised in writing (email) of any substitute delegates who will be attending.

Regions Rising Series Sponsors

Thanks to our national event sponsor NBN Co. for their generous support.

Wednesday, 13 September 2023 to
Thursday, 14 September 2023
8:00 am
Hotel Realm
8 National Circuit
Canberra ACT 2600