Frequently Asked Questions

What is IT Nation Connect Asia-Pacific?

IT Nation Connect Asia-Pacific is the largest gathering of IT Solution Providers in the region. Attendees have the opportunity to learn from their peers in a collaborative and engaging setting where they can discuss a variety of business topics. Whether you are in cybersecurity, sales, operations, finance, or service delivery, this is the industry conference where you can engage with like-minded peers. 

When and where is IT Nation Connect?

We’re hosting IT Nation Connect at the Star Resort Gold Coast, 31 August-2 September 2022.   

Is IT Nation Connect offered virtually this year?

No. IT Nation Connect Asia-Pacific is only offered in person this year. IT Nation Connect North America in November will have in-person and virtual options.  

Who should attend?

Sessions and content are designed for various roles in your organization. Depending on your goals, you may want to bring your leadership team, service or operations managers, sales or service team, and cybersecurity pros. We recommend setting goals to help you select attendees.  

I’mnot a ConnectWise partner. Can I still attend?

Yes. IT Nation Connect is for everyone in the IT industry. This must-attend conference is your chance to learn from ecosystem and vendor thought leaders, cybersecurity industry experts, ConnectWise partners, and more.  

What is the dress code for IT Nation Connect?

IT Nation Connect is a casual conference. Think slacks, company polos, and comfortable shoes for walking between sessions. 

How do I register?

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How much does it cost?

We are offering multiple pass options. Click here (price options link here)to see our different pass types and what each pass includes. 

When does early bird pricing end?

Early bird pricing starts at $599 per person and ends on 8 July 2022. After that, the price goes up to $799 per person.   

Are there discounts for multiple attendees from my company?

Yes! When you add attendees to an existing All-Access pass, you’ll receive a 20% discount for each additional attendee. If you plan to register more than 5 attendees from your company, please reach out to NationsEvents@ConnectWise.com for additional saving options.  

Which meals are included in my registration?   

  • Wednesday: Heavy hors d'oeuvres at our Welcome Reception   
  • Thursday: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner   
  • Friday: Breakfast,lunch,and closing appetizers 

Can I bring my spouse/guest/significant other?

Yes, we are currently offering a social guest pass add-on for $349/person, which includes access to the Welcome Reception, Pub Crawl, IT Nation Celebration, and Spark After Dark parties. It can be added to an All-Access pass in the registration process. The social guest pass does not include breakfasts or lunches.  

What is the cancellation policy?

We understand the uncertainty surrounding attendance of future events, and we want to support you in your personal and professional journey as best we can.That’swhy we’re offering a 100% refund through 12 August 2022 on all passes.After that time, cancellations won’t be accepted. However, you can always swap attendees to send someone in your place.  

How can I switch my registration to someone else? To swap attendees, email NationsEvents@ConnectWise.com with the following information:  

  • Current attendee name  
  • New attendee name  
  • New email  
  • New job title  
  • New cell number  
  • New emergency contact name and number  

When should I travel?

IT Nation Connect kicks off on Wednesday, 31 August 2022 at6:00pm and wraps up on Friday, 2 September 2022 at 8:30pm.There are some optional pre-day events prior to the kick-off that you may want to attend. We recommend arriving on Tuesday or Wednesday and leaving on Saturday.   

Where is the hotel and how do I access the special room rates?

Our event hotel is the beautiful Star Resort Gold Coast. Links for booking rooms in our special-negotiated block will be included in your registration confirmation emails and other post-registration communication. 

Where can I find the breakout sessions?

Whenfinalized, the breakout session schedule will be posted on our website and available in our mobile app when that launches. There aretenrounds of breakout sessions that will coverdiscussion and training from experts in the industry. Our session themes are:  

  • Cybersecurity  
  • ConnectWise Product Training  
  • Sales and Marketing  
  • Service Delivery  
  • Scalability and Growth  
  • Talent and Leadership Development  

Will breakout sessions be recorded?

We are not planning to record any sessions at this time.   

How do I pre-register for sessions?

No session registration needed! However, we recommend planning the sessions you would like to attend in advance to make sure you arrive in time to get a seat.  

The optional pre-day workshops have limited space and require reserving a spot, which you can do during registration. Registration is on a first-come-first-serve basis.  

What procedures are being put in place for COVID-19 safety precautions?   

Safety is our priority, and we will be remaining flexible and following recommended guidelines at the time of the event. Click herefor more information on these policies.    

What kind of networking can I expect?

You can expect fun and safe networking events throughout IT Nation Connect Asia-Pacific this year.Our featured events are the Welcome Reception onWednesdayevening, our Thursday night Solutions Pavilion Pub CrawlandIT Nation Celebration on Thursdayevening, and finally, our Spark After Dark party on Friday evening. We also offer a variety of smaller networking opportunities throughout the conference.You’llhave no problem finding like-minded people to network with! 

Will there be a mobile app for the event?

Yes! The mobile app is essential to navigating your experience at IT Nation Connect. It will be available for download in your app store in early August. Instructions will be sent out in your Know Before U Go email.  

How do I exhibit at IT Nation Connect?

Click herefor more information on how to exhibit at IT Nation Connect Asia-Pacific.   

I want to be a speaker at IT Nation Connect. How can I apply?  

To apply to become a speaker at IT Nation Connect Asia-Pacific, click here.  

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Pleaseemail The IT Nation team.