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Gary Fitz-Roy

Gary Fitz-Roy is the convener of the National Events Alliance and MD of Expertise Events, one of Australia's largest family-owned exhibition company that plans and manages more than 30 trade and consumer events in Australia and New Zealand each year. With an event roster including the likes of Gift & Lifestyle, Oz Comic-Con, and the Craft & Quilt Fair, Gary has accumulated over 30 years of experience in the industry. Becoming a well-versed and highly respected member of the Australian events industry, Gary has lent his voice to help drive the resurgence of events in the wake of the pandemic.

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SMEA events

A compass to find our way

It is highly unlikely any show will run in 2021 and if they do they will be smaller state-based events, and major events...