– Sydney, April 28, 2021 – 


Welcome to Short Term Thinking, an event and news hub dedicated to Australia’s rapidly evolving short stay and alternate accommodation market, founded with a mission to inform and entertain industry stakeholders across all platforms.

The first Short Term Thinking conference in April, 2021, will bring the industry together for the first time to work through the crazy, isolated year we have all had and plan for a different future rich with opportunity for those prepared to adapt.


Timing: Wednesday, April 28, 2021.

Venue: NSW Teacher’s Federation Conference Centre in Surry Hills, Sydney.

Event: One day conference and marketplace. Tightly run, mix of issues and education.

Audience: Stake holders from every section of the industry, including owners, management companies, OTAs, investors, regulators, real estate agents, all levels of government etc.

Live Stream: Short Term Thinking will be broadcast live to an online paying audience.

Program: Topical. Focus on industry dynamics, issues, data, personalities, the interplay between properties and OTAs, marketing, distribution, quality control and branding.

Theme: ‘Growing Pains’

Marketplace: A supplier marketplace is planned, complementing the conference.

News: Regular news coverage of  the sector through the Travel Trends website. See latest stories at https://www.traveltrends.biz/short-term-rental-news/.

Credibility: Event producer Martin Kelly has a strong track record, creating several long-term B2B travel industry events, including No Vacancy and TRAVELtech.


Partnerships are crucial to every business – none more so than a launch event like Short Term Thinking, which can’t happen without committed industry partners who understand the value an independent forum can bring to their business by generating new leads, contacts and growth opportunities.

At this point we are approaching industry leaders interested in becoming a foundation partner of Short Term Thinking. Interested? Please contact event producer Martin Kelly on 0414 774 978 for details.

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