Why Choose DCI?
DCI is a certified event management business that has been established for nearly 20 years running over 70 conferences, events and tours during that time. Managing from small study groups through to a 1000 delegate international congress, the team have developed a high level of experience in all areas.
Most of the DCI business is repeat and referral because we look after our clients from introduction to completion by securing the best price possible, negotiating contracts to ensure protection for our clients, being upfront about commissions and looking after every person that contacts us about your event.
No matter what the budget, DCI can provide a cost effective solution to managing your next conference. DCI has established a valuable network of contractors that provide preferred rates to our clients.
DCI can help as little or as much as YOU need. From assisting with the venue and contracting, managine online registration or accommodation service, securing sponsors and exhibitors or managing the entire event, we work WITH you and your organsation.
With extensive experience working with and for Associations, DCI understands that a strong relationship is required when dealing with volunteers and Boards of Directors.
Kerrie Wise (CEM)
Principal, Event Directory
Kerrie has 20 years experience in the hotel and hospitality industry. In 2001, in the endeavour to assist struggling organisations who desperately needed help to streamline their events effectively to save time and money, she established DCI. Over the past 18 years she has created an outstanding Conference Management business.
Kerrie will handle the preparation of your conference business plan and critical path planning schedule; assist in the development of the conference program; prepare a strategic marketing schedule; develop a working budget with profit margin, engage speakers, manage call for papers and theme planning.
Kerrie has developed extensive knowledge in developing sponsorship packages that encourage increased revenue and ensures a healthy profit margin.