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The Future of Print Media Event

13 April 2017

The Future of Print Media Event

ALTO’s first big event for the year was held on Wednesday, 12 April 2017 at the PKF accounting firm in the Melbourne CBD. Keynote speaker for the evening was Domain CEO, Antony Catalano, who provided a tale of his own career but also of the state of the print and... Read more

Property Event

25 November 2016

Property Event

Law firm Corrs Chambers Westgarth played host to the final ALTO event of 2016 on Thursday, 24 November for a blockbuster “Smart Cities” event. Attendees heard from a panel of industry experts, which featured Adrian Pozzo (Cbus), Rob Papaleo (Charter Keck Cramer),... Read more

Politics Event

18 August 2016

Politics Event

As leader of the Greens, Senator Richard Di Natale is the first Italo-Australian to lead a major political party in Australia. On Wednesday, 17 August 2016, he was the keynote speaker at the ALTO Politics Breakfast at Society Restaurant in the Melbourne CBD. The... Read more

Italian Team of the Century Q&A

30 June 2016

Italian Team of the Century Q&A

A real highlight on the ALTO calendar since the very beginning has been its extremely popular Sports events. On 29 June 2016 we headed to Society Restaurant for the latest edition with former AFL stars Paul Dimattina (Footscray/Western Bulldogs) and Steve Alessio (Essendon).... Read more

Italian Gala Dinner 2016

10 May 2016

Italian Gala Dinner 2016

6.30pm - 12.00am, Saturday 11th of June 2016Palladium Ballroom / Crown TowersBlack Tie TAKE A VIRTUAL JOURNEY TO ITALY THROUGH AN AUDITORY, VISUAL AND FLAVOUR FEAST TO DELIGHT THE SENSES! Begin by setting the scene with an authentic Italian Aperitivo curated by the... Read more

Speed Networking Event

11 March 2016

Speed Networking Event

ALTO hosted its first event for 2016 on Thursday, 10 March at the Deutsche Bank offices in the Melbourne CBD. This special speed networking event was designed to allow attendees to meet as many people as possible, particularly those with similar backgrounds and interests.... Read more

Christmas Party

30 November 2015

Christmas Party

On Thursday 26th November, the ALTO Community gathered to celebrate a successful year for the Association. The 2015 ALTO Christmas Party was held at Il Duca (132 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne), where 100 people enjoyed delicious homemade Italian food and great company.... Read more

Community and Business Forum Lunch

25 November 2015

Community and Business Forum Lunch

ALTO is committed to helping understand and address some of the main issues facing the Italian community in Australia. We owe a duty to assist older generations who have gone before us, and to serve as custodians of Italian traditions and customs for future generations. One... Read more

Italians in Sport

04 September 2015

Italians in Sport

September is traditionally an important month in the Australian sporting calendar. Fittingly, on Wednesday 2nd September 2015, ALTO hosted its annual Italians in Sport Dinner. The special sit-down dinner was held for the second consecutive year at Caterina’s Cucina e... Read more

Property & Construction

31 July 2015

Property & Construction

Italians are well-known for their fascination with food, fashion and fast cars. Yet there’s always been another great obsession for many Italians – property. Indeed, so extensive has the influence of Italian-Australians in the property market, particularly over... Read more