VECCI Fast Forward Speed Networking event is quite similar to a speed dating event where you sit across from an individual, you are given a total of two minutes to network with the business owner before moving onto the next business contact.
The attendees are the Fast Forward event contained a mix of business development managers, small business owners and relationship managers from corporate organisations such as banks and Universities.
The venue at Citadines had high ceilings and when all participants spoke at once, the event become very loud. Don’t forget to bring in a glass of water in as you are speaking quite fast and loud.
Overall, you meet up to about 20 people throughout the night.
There is the opportunity after the formal networking rounds are finished, to further network with like-minded individuals over drinks and canapes until the event ends.
Location: Citadines on Bourke Street, 131/135 Bourke St, Melbourne VIC 3000
Cost: $60 members, $80 non members
Highlight: Being able to meet a selection of interesting businesses in one night
Hot tip: To remember to bring a lot of business cards to the event so you don’t run out
Attendees at the VECCI Fast Forward Event