Welcome to the Carbon Market Institute’s eighth Australasian Emissions Reduction Summit - Australia’s premier business and climate action event for 2021. Join us on the 9th and 10th of December for two days of knowledge sharing, commercial interaction and capacity building.

The Summit will be held as a 'hybrid' event, presented in-person and virtually via our 2021 Virtual Summit Platform + App (available to registered attendees only).

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We’re coming to Sydney!

Our 2020 virtual Summit was our biggest to date with 700 delegates and over 100 speakers. In 2021, we are thrilled to return to a live, COVID-SAFE, in person event, held in Sydney with support from the New South Wales Government as our 2021 Summit Host, and Diamond Partners ANZ, BP, GreenCollar & Renewable Energy Hub.

Join us at the International Convention Centre Sydney for knowledge sharing, commercial interaction and capacity building across carbon markets, industry action, technology, finance, policy international climate developments and more. In accordance with latest NSW Government health advice, in-person delegates must be fully vaccinated.

Our 2021 program includes high level plenary sessions, workshops, technical masterclasses and side events such as The Great Debate (sold out), Sundowner, Women in Climate Breakfast and the 2021 Gala Dinner (sold out). Connect with global thought leadership and do business with local practitioners at the Summit. Limited tickets to the CMI Summit are still available, however the Gala Dinner, which includes The Great Debate, has now sold out, all other components of the program are still available. Don’t miss out! 

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Attend the event in-person, at the ICC Sydney, Darling Harbour. Your ‘Live Event’ registration gives you access to everything you know and love about the CMI Summit - face to face interactions; engagement in plenary, workshop and masterclass sessions; the trade exhibition; and networking opportunities. View the  ICC Sydney's EventSafe Guide for more information.

Your 2021 Live registration provides access to all side events, except the Gala Dinner and The Great Debate which have now sold out. You’ll have access to the Attendee Hub and app, which will help you prepare for and engage at the Summit, and will contain all recorded Summit content for you to view after the event for two months.

With a range of public and semi-private spaces to relax and do business, the live event will be a critical time to connect and collaborate with peers. Nothing beats being in-person, and we look forward to reconnecting face-to-face with you in Sydney!

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Template High level panels and keynotes on the main stage with national and international leaders PANELS A range of masterclasses, open discussions, market & policy updates, and scenario analyses WORKSHOPS An interactive Q&A session with leading minds, in the style of ABC's Q&A program Q&A A tongue-in-cheek comedy debate featuring Australian climate leaders tackling the tough issues Great Debate Our annual networking breakfast celebrating the leading role of women in climate WOMEN IN CLIMATE Build key relationships during breaks and at the Sundowner - then relax at Friday Drinks NETWORKING restaurant Experience carbon neutral dining, great conversation and thought-provoking speakers. GALA DINNER store_mall_directory Visit exhibits and do business with leading low and zero-carbon solution providers EXHIBITION VIEW 2021 PROGRAM
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Join CMI as a Professional Network Member (annual membership fee of $180+GST) and you’ll receive a significant discount on the full non-member registration. Become a Professional Network Member and save!