National Conference

All technical sessions are available for registered delegates to view on-demand until Friday 23 April 2021.

Registered delegates will be able to view all technical sessions until Friday 23 April 2021.

The SMSF Association National Conference 2021 delivered an enormous amount of highly rated, technical sessions* presented by some of the biggest names in the SMSF and superannuation industries. 

*Delegates voted this year's National Conference technical content to be the best yet, exceeding expectations with a content rating of 97%.

Why you can't afford to miss National Conference

Earn 30+ CPD hours*

A jam-packed program featuring 4 plenaries, 21 concurrent sessions and 2 workshops to choose from. Plus 3 exclusive on-demand sessions only available to
SMSF Association Specialist Members.

Leading SMSF superstars

The biggest, brightest, industry-leading names from the SMSF and superannuation sectors presenting a comprehensive technical program.

Tune in from wherever you are!

View National Conference 2021 from anywhere with an Internet connection and access every single session up to a month post live event dates!

Industry Leading Speakers

Louise Biti
Aged Care Steps
Peter Burgess
Deputy CEO / Director of Policy & Education, SMSF Association
Craig Day
Head of Technical Services,
Colonial First State
Mark Ellem
Head of Education,
Bryce Figot
Special Counsel,
DBA Lawyers
Scott Hay-Bartlem
Cooper Grace Ward
Meg Heffron
Managing Director,
Jemma Sanderson
Cooper Partners Financial Services

SMSF Association
National Conference 2021


2021 Program Highlights

A program designed by SMSF practitioners for SMSF practitioners covering a broad range of complex SMSF strategies and topics with the opportunity to earn 30+ CPD hours*.

Engaging workshops

Two comprehensive workshops – busting SMSF accounting and audit myths as well as a workshop that covers a range of tricky SMSF topics including lumpy assets.

Program streams

Choose from 3 different streams – Legislation and Compliance, Strategy or Practice.

Plenary sessions

Presented by industry leading experts, go in-depth with the latest Legislation & Regulation update, the strategy landscape in 2021 plus all things COVID-19 as it relates to SMSFs.

Conference FAQs

An interactive and immersive online platform, this is more than a Zoom meeting!

All presentations will be featured on the platform and will be available for up to a month post live event dates. You can also network with other attendees, visit our virtual SMSF Exhibition Hall to engage with SMSF advice, product and service providers all from the comfort of your own home or office. Registered delegates will receive access details closer to the live event dates in February 2021.

SMSF Association Fellow and Specialist Members can earn up to 32 CPD hours if they view all available Conference plenary and concurrent sessions, both workshops, the previously restricted BT Thought Leadership session and all three Specialist-Member only on-demand sessions. 

SMSF Association Associate, Affiliate, Retired and all non-members can earn up to 29 CPD hours if they view all available Conference plenary and concurrent sessions, the previously restricted BT Thought Leadershio session and both workshops. These individuals are not entitled to view the three Specialist-Member only on-demand sessions as this content is exclusively for SMSF Association Specialist Members.

Any SMSF professional, including but not limited to accountants, financial planners, auditors, lawyers and administrators, should attend National Conference 2021. It is the pre-eminent event on the SMSF professional’s calendar and a must for those wanting to stay up-to-date with the latest SMSF sector developments and information.

Secure your place today

Member Offer

(Conditions apply)
$ 1,350
  • Only available to
    SMSF Association members.

New Member + Conference Bundle

(Membership until 31 March 2022)
$ 1,400
  • Become an Associate Member and attend the Conference. Available to new members only.


$ 1,650
  • National Conference 2021
    access only.
“A great line-up of presentations from well informed and interesting presenters which kept me engaged from start to finish.”