Global Engagement

Below is our current schedule for international engagement and we invite you to register your participation.


  • Silicon Valley

    25 – 29 March 2019
    The AU, NZ & SG Delegation to Silicon Valley - coinciding with the Israel Dealmakers Summit

    Australia, New Zealand & Singapore businesses are invited to attend our annual delegation to the Valley. This 5 day tailored program coincides with the most high profile annual meeting of business leaders from the two leading innovation hubs – Silicon Valley and Israel. This delegation will include attendance at an exclusive two-day Dealmakers Summit where corporations, investors, deal-makers and entrepreneurs converge from around the world to discuss emerging technologies and develop commercial partnerships.

  • Israel

    24 - 30 May 2019
    Australian Innovation Delegation to Israel led by Rick Holliday-Smith, Chairman, ASX

    More information on this delegation to be made available shortly.

  • Japan

    25 October – 1 November 2019
    AU & NZ Innovation Delegation to Japan – coinciding with the Rugby World Cup

    Over the past 50 years, Japan has helped to shape the world's technology landscape with inventions such as laptops, the bullet train, Walkman, Blue LED light, android robots. Japan is committed to being the very first country to prove that it is possible to grow through innovation even when its population declines. Australian and New Zealand businesses are encouraged to join us with a program that will combine business briefings, seminars and visits to centres of innovation.


  • California

    10 - 14 September 2018
    Australian Energy Delegation to California

    Learn how California is innovating their way to a sustainable energy future across all parts of their economy by joining this Australian delegation organised by the Business Circle and the Energy Efficiency Council. This delegation is an excellent opportunity for Australian leaders in energy policy, utilities and infrastructure to gain an understanding of California’s world leading energy eco-systems, emerging trends, and to establish key bilateral relationships. The delegation will coincide with the highly acclaimed Global Climate Action Summit being held in San Francisco.

  • Ireland

    18 - 21 September 2018
    Australia and New Zealand Delegation to Ireland - Innovation and Investment

    Ireland has the fastest growth rate in Europe, is recognised for its capability in innovation and is an ideal hub for organisations seeking a European base. Dublin has the most actively funded start-up ecosystem in Europe and is often regarded as the bridge between Europe and the US. Post-Brexit, it will be the only English-speaking country in the EU. Australian and New Zealand businesses are encouraged to join this delegation organised by the Circle with support from the IDA Ireland, Irish – Australian Chamber of Commerce and Australian Government.

  • Israel

    22 - 28 October 2018
    Singapore Start Up Nation Delegation to Israel - Honouring the Peres Centre for Peace & Innovation

    The Circle, together with the Peres Center for Peace & Innovation are excited to invite our Singapore businesses to join an historic delegation to Israel around the opening of the Israeli Innovation Center, where innovation, creativity, and optimism come together in the pursuit of peace. This delegation will be focusing on Innovation, Emerging Technologies and Future Trends, and will explore the unique eco-system of Israel, and meet with thought leaders of the Start Up Nation. It will also coincide with a world leading Innovation Conference organised for the re-opening of the Center. Israel is regarded as a global hub of innovation, and this visit will include an exciting program of private briefings, visits to leading-edge organisations and exposure to ground-breaking thinking.

  • Bespoke Delegations

    Create your own!

    Using our 25 year experience and global outreach, we can tailor a bespoke delegation around your company/leadership retreat objectives. A growing number of our Members are recognising that 3-5 day Delegations are excellent for learning new ideas, meeting new offshore contacts and team-building.

    To express your interest for the above Delegations, please contact

Past Delegation Reports

Additional Info

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The Trans - Tasman Business Circle is a strategic growth partner for the region’s leading organisations in the private and public sector.

The Circle partners with our clients to build their strategic relationships, business insights and profile by developing customised programs for stakeholder engagement.


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