Formed in 2002 to unite web industry professionals across Australia, AWIA's purpose is to keep members up to date with news, events, resources and best practice, and to build trust and understanding of the Australian web industry.
AWIA has become one of the largest dedicated web industry associations of its kind in Australia. Our monthly networking meetings regularly attract 40-60 individuals from varying cross-sections of the web industry, our occasional speaking events have attracted 150-200 attendees each, and our online communities (Facebook, Twitter, Slack, LinkedIn and Meetups) have over 7,000 active participants and a total of over 40,000 posts.
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Trends are beginning to show integrated strategic partnerships may be the difference between thriving and surviving in the next 5 years.
Partnerships are the forgotten dark horse, usually mistaken for a highly effective sponsorship arrangement. A well executed integrated strategic partnership blurs the lines between the two, creating disruption in the market and successfully servicing the consumer’s experiential needs.
Building partnerships is an ‘all-in’ organisation activity, an effective partnership touches every aspect of the organisation – brand penetration, consumer engagement, operations and administration.
Join us for networking and a panel discussion to find out why, how and the benefits of Building Connected and Engaging Partnerships.
for web practitioners and other professionals who are practicing or intending to practice in the area of web accessibility and inclusive design practices. The aim of this group is to provide an open and welcoming face to face forum for accessibility or inclusive design professionals in the digital space.
Meet geeks. Talk to people whose eyes do not glaze over. Listen to experts, be an expert, mix with your peers. Join us to help educate the market and for your own professional development.Learn more +
Commitment to our web industry guidelines is required for membership of AWIA, and shows that our members are ethical and accountable. Show everyone you're one of the good guys.Learn more +
Our biannual conference is an opportunity to expose AWIA members and other interested parties to innovative practices, creative thinking and some of what the web will turn in to over time.Learn more +
The Australian Web Awards showcase outstanding work by Australian web designers and developers, aiming to promote the industry, champion web standards and acknowledge excellence.Learn more +