Gold Coast

SMSF Association National Conference 2020

19 February - 21 February 2020
View all the Conference presentations and papers here

Join us on the Gold Coast for the premier and most-anticipated SMSF conference in Australia

The SMSF Association National Conference 2020 will shine a light on the latest in SMSF legislation and regulation, complex strategies, business practice and advice through a comprehensive technical program.

Learn from industry experts, SMSF superstars and thought leaders as you earn valuable CPD hours. You’ll be able to unwind with fellow SMSF professionals as you indulge in premium produce and beverages plus experience the largest SMSF Exhibition in Australia.

  1. 2020 Conference highlights

  2. Exclusive Specialist-only session

  3. Expert speakers

  4. Interactive SMSF Workshops

  5. Thought Leadership Breakfast

  6. The Ultimate SMSF Exhibition

  7. Networking: Social functions

  8. Benefits of membership

  9. Explore the Gold Coast

  10. SMSFAdviser webcast recording: Compliance, contribution and planning essentials in 2020

  11. Tailored professional development

2020 Program Overview

7:30am – 8:45am – Audit Discussion Group Breakfast

Panellists: Belinda Aisbett, Director, Super Sphere Pty Ltd; Katrina Fletcher, Director, Elite Super and Kellie Grant, Director, SMSFs Approved Auditors Portfolio Superannuation, Australian Taxation Office

Location: Rooms 5 & 6

Open from 8:00am – Exhibition Hall Open

9:00am – 10:00am – Plenary Session 3

10:00am – 10:40am – Morning Tea

10:40am – 11:40am – Concurrent Sessions

11:50am – 12:50pm – Concurrent Sessions

10:45am – 12:55pm – Workshops

12:50pm – 1:40pm Lunch

1:40pm – 2:40pm – Concurrent Sessions

2:40pm – 3:20pm Afternoon Tea

3:20pm – 4:20pm – Concurrent Sessions

1:50pm – 4:30pm – Workshops

4:30pm – 4:50pm – Special Address

Speaker: Stephen Jones MP, Shadow Assistant Treasurer & Shadow Minister for Financial Services

Location: Arena 2

4:50pm – 5:45pm – Plenary Session 4

5:45pm – 7:45pm – Allianz Retire+ Networking Function

Location: Exhibition Hall 4


"Thank you SMSF Association for a fantastic conference, they are vital, excellent value for money and they keep getting better"

Wayne Promnitz

Principal, SSA

Sinclair Wilson

"...was one of the best conferences I have attended."

Adam Tanti

Owner, SSA

Tanti Financial Services

"I consider the National Conference to be the best of its type available, providing quality technical presentations relevant to a range of practitioners."

Judith Mostaard

Senior Financial Planner, SSA

Morgans Financial

"Always a 'must attend' conference"

Colin Lissner

Principal, SSA

Finser Consulting

"Well put together conference. My first conference and it was not what I was expecting. It was engaging, relevant, interesting, great food and entertainment"

Josh Wright


Johnson Breward Brown

"Having access to workshops and other topics was the best idea at this conference!"

Larry Cavallo

Director, SSA

Opus Private Super