Xero Summer Series

Gear up for Xero Summer Series

Spark your inspiration, elevate your knowledge, and forge invaluable connections at Xero Summer Series, the ultimate thought-leadership event coming to Perth, Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide.

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What’s Xero Summer Series?

Bask in Brilliance

Immerse yourself in a day of insightful speakers and thought-provoking conversations – all in a vibrant atmosphere designed to inspire and engage. You’ll hear from industry experts sharing their insights on the macro-economic environment, AI and beyond and strategies to innovate the way you work.

Why Xero Summer Series?

A new year brings with it the promise of fresh opportunities. With Xerocon Australia returning in 2025, we wanted to keep our partner community connection strong in 2024 with an event that encourages conversation and personal growth. The Xero Summer Series will do just that!

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I am so excited to be presenting at the Xero Summer Series. I'll be sharing science-backed and practical tools to help innovate the way you work. If your work days feel like a game of whack-a-mole, then I guarantee you'll leave with some tools that will help you take back control.

Dr Amantha Imber

Bernard Salt AM

One of Australia’s leading social commentators and business analysts. Bernard draws on a range of data sets to interpret social change and the impact of cultural shifts on how we live, work, and form relationships.

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Dr Amantha Imber

Organisational psychologist and founder of behaviour change consultancy Inventium, Amantha has helped companies such as Google, Apple, Disney, LEGO, Atlassian, Commonwealth Bank and many others reinvent the way they approach their work.

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Louise Southall

Xero Economist, Louise has three decades of experience in economics and business advocacy, working with multiple business organisations, councils, government agencies and charities. Her mission is to share macroeconomic trends and how they impact small businesses and their advisors.

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James Bergin

Executive General Manager of Technology Strategy and Integration at Xero, James is responsible for defining the future state and strategic direction of technology at Xero, including the use of emerging technologies to solve customer problems.

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Register now and secure your spot | seats are limited.

Join us from 1.15pm – 6.30pm (AWST) at Centenary Pavilion. Registration check-in opens at 1:15pm. Sessions start at 2:00pm until 6:30pm

Join us from 1.15pm – 6.30pm (AWST) at Centenary Pavilion. Registration check-in opens at 1:15pm. Sessions start at 2:00pm until 6:30pm

Join us from 1.15pm – 6.30pm (ACDT) at The National Wine Centre. Registration check-in opens at 1:15pm. Sessions start at 2:00pm until 6:30pm.

Join us from 1.15pm – 6.30pm (ACDT) at The National Wine Centre. Registration check-in opens at 1:15pm. Sessions start at 2:00pm until 6:30pm.

Join us from 1.15pm – 6.30pm (AEDT) at The Timber Yard. Registration check-in opens at 1:15pm. Sessions start at 2:00pm until 6:30pm.

Join us from 1.15pm – 6.30pm (AEDT) at The Timber Yard. Registration check-in opens at 1:15pm. Sessions start at 2:00pm until 6:30pm.

Join us from 1.15pm – 6.30pm (AEST) at Royal International Convention Centre. Registration check-in opens at 1:15pm. Sessions start at 2:00pm until 6:30pm.

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Join us from 1.15pm – 6.30pm (AEST) at Royal International Convention Centre. Registration check-in opens at 1:15pm. Sessions start at 2:00pm until 6:30pm.

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Join us from 1.15pm – 6.30pm (AEDT) at The Hordern Pavilion. Registration check-in opens at 1:15pm. Sessions start at 2:00pm until 6:30pm.

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Join us from 1.15pm – 6.30pm (AEDT) at The Hordern Pavilion. Registration check-in opens at 1:15pm. Sessions start at 2:00pm until 6:30pm.

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Xero Summer Series Agenda

Our MCs for Xero Summer Series are our wonderful Australian Xero Partner Advisory Council members, Aly Garrett, Jason Robinson and Sarah Lawrance. *Please note the MCs will differ across the 5 locations. See below for MC schedule. Perth & Adelaide: Aly Garrett Melbourne: Jason Robinson Brisbane & Sydney: Sarah Lawrance

Our MCs for Xero Summer Series are our wonderful Australian Xero Partner Advisory Council members, Aly Garrett, Jason Robinson and Sarah Lawrance. *Please note the MCs will differ across the 5 locations. See below for MC schedule. Perth & Adelaide: Aly Garrett Melbourne: Jason Robinson Brisbane & Sydney: Sarah Lawrance

In this session, Xero's Economist, Louise Southall, will take you through the latest Xero Small Business Insights data for both Australia and your state. This session will help you to understand how the small business economy is performing, in the face of persistent inflation and high interest rates, and give you some useful insights to pass on to your clients as they prepare for 2024.

In this session, Xero's Economist, Louise Southall, will take you through the latest Xero Small Business Insights data for both Australia and your state. This session will help you to understand how the small business economy is performing, in the face of persistent inflation and high interest rates, and give you some useful insights to pass on to your clients as they prepare for 2024.

Bernard Salt AM outlines the case for a bigger, better, more prosperous Australia. And especially from 2024 onwards. What a year to look forward to for business. No (planned) federal election distraction. Excessive population growth rates likely to moderate allowing supply chains and skills delivery to recover and pick up. In this session, Bernard explains why Millennials will move into the ‘peak-career’ stage of the lifecycle later in the 2020s driving demand and creating new businesses. Genuine business insight based on data and evidence that is unique to your city.

Bernard Salt AM outlines the case for a bigger, better, more prosperous Australia. And especially from 2024 onwards. What a year to look forward to for business. No (planned) federal election distraction. Excessive population growth rates likely to moderate allowing supply chains and skills delivery to recover and pick up. In this session, Bernard explains why Millennials will move into the ‘peak-career’ stage of the lifecycle later in the 2020s driving demand and creating new businesses. Genuine business insight based on data and evidence that is unique to your city.

What might a typical small business look like in the years ahead? And how can you start preparing for that future? In this session, Xero’s tech strategist James Bergin will look at some of the technologies that have the potential to transform your practice, and share what we can learn from businesses who are making the most of them today. *James Bergin will be presenting at the Sydney and Melbourne events only. Andrew Hirst, Regional Sales Manger - Partner Success & Enterprise, AU will present the session in Adelaide, Perth and Brisbane.

What might a typical small business look like in the years ahead? And how can you start preparing for that future? In this session, Xero’s tech strategist James Bergin will look at some of the technologies that have the potential to transform your practice, and share what we can learn from businesses who are making the most of them today. *James Bergin will be presenting at the Sydney and Melbourne events only. Andrew Hirst, Regional Sales Manger - Partner Success & Enterprise, AU will present the session in Adelaide, Perth and Brisbane.

How do you achieve dramatic improvement? Driving real change requires adopting new behaviours – yet our brains resist. In this highly interactive keynote, Dr. Amantha Imber will reveal psychological insights and science-backed strategies to transform the way you work and turbo-charge productivity. You’ll walk away with practical strategies to structure your day for peak performance, win back hours lost to distraction, and ingrain new practices to conquer busyness.

How do you achieve dramatic improvement? Driving real change requires adopting new behaviours – yet our brains resist. In this highly interactive keynote, Dr. Amantha Imber will reveal psychological insights and science-backed strategies to transform the way you work and turbo-charge productivity. You’ll walk away with practical strategies to structure your day for peak performance, win back hours lost to distraction, and ingrain new practices to conquer busyness.

When the sun starts to set, the connections rise. Sip, chat, and mingle against the backdrop of a perfect summer evening. Because at the Xero Summer Series, networking is just as important as the knowledge! You’ll get the chance to pick the brains of our esteemed speakers and build connections that extend beyond the event.

When the sun starts to set, the connections rise. Sip, chat, and mingle against the backdrop of a perfect summer evening. Because at the Xero Summer Series, networking is just as important as the knowledge! You’ll get the chance to pick the brains of our esteemed speakers and build connections that extend beyond the event.

Xero Australia Roadshow 2024: Coming soon

Australia Roadshow, which we all know and love, will be back in August and September 2024. We’ll be on the road with our phenomenal app partners at 17 locations. Roadshow covers how you can get the most out of Xero plus our latest releases and enhancements. We’ll be in touch when registrations open.

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    Roadshow will be coming to the following locations: Adelaide, Albury, Brisbane, Cairns, Canberra, Geelong, Gold Coast, Hobart, Launceston, Melbourne, Narre Warren, Newcastle, Parramatta, Perth, Sunshine Coast, Sydney, Wollongong
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