Connecting Business and EVs Across Australia

Buying a EV, SUV, UTE or People Mover


After 12 years, Internatioanl Auto Show returns to Sydney

We're in business to support small business

Who we are?

Australian Business Forum (ABF) is a premier event-media platform fostering connections between businesses and the EVs sector across Australia. With two decades of expertise, we offer unparalleled networking, insights from industry leaders, and access to cutting-edge solutions at our meticulously curated events.


Some of our past events


Now in its third year, CommBank SmallBiz Week is a must-attend event for small and large businesses alike. Attracting thousands of visitors across three days, the event brings together B2B suppliers from a diverse range of industries with small business owners and leaders. Whether you’re in the market to buy or sell, CommBank SmallBiz Week is the only event of its kind on the business calendar.


In its inaugural event, the carsales Melbourne Electric Vehicle Show 2023 showcased all things EV from leading manufacturers, retailers and suppliers. 

The exhibition took place over three days and included:

  • The latest fully electric and hybrid cars, bikes, scooters
  • EV accessories, such as EV charging, vinyl wraps 
  • Presentations from industry leaders
  • Bike / scooter track
  • Interactive games

The event was officially opened by:

  • The Hon. Ben Carroll, Deputy Premier of Victoria
  • The Hon. Dr. Michelle Ananda Rajah MP, Co-Chair of Parliamentary Friends of Electric Vehicles and Future Fuels Transport Group.
Read more Collapse

CommBank SmallBiz Week was held over three days at Marvel Stadium in Melbourne. The event was launched by the Lord Mayor Sally Capp at the CommBank Young Hero Awards dinner, followed by a two day comprehensive event program.

CommBank SmallBiz Week was a success in its goal to support, connect and grow Australia’s vital SME sector. We received positive feedback from attendees and exhibitors alike. The event was well-attended and provided invaluable resources to SMEs looking to expand their business across multiple events. In particular, the CommBank SmallBiz Sessions were overflowing, with over 120 participants at any one time.

Read more Collapse


SmallBiz Week was an inaugural event with the purpose of bringing together the small business community post-covid. SmallBiz Week spanned over three days and was commenced by the Young Hero Awards show on Tuesday night.

After two years of putting a pause to all live business events, we were happy to welcome the return of live business events and offer a place for small business owners and stakeholders to engage, connect, learn and grow.

Like any event post-covid, this event had its challenges, including issues with the venue and soft turnout despite high registration numbers.

Read more Collapse

Place your brand across Australian Business Forum

Event-media platform

Elevate your brand by partnering with the Australian Business Forum, the leading event-media platform in Australia. Leverage our extensive network, industry expertise, and innovative events to showcase your brand to a diverse audience of decision-makers and influencers. Join us in shaping the future of business and EV sectors. Discover the power of strategic visibility and collaborative opportunities. Contact us today to explore sponsorship and partnership possibilities.