Education Consultants Association of Australia
Sean Dong is an experienced Registered Migration Agent (MARN: 1066448) and Qualified Education Agent (QEAC F294). As the Director of Marketing and Communications for the Education Consultants Association of Australia, Sean has organised training sessions involving the Department of Education, Department of Home Affairs and the Ombudsman to improve the knowledge of education consultants and education providers. Sean has been actively exploring innovative ways of marketing. In 2015, Sean founded the non-for-profit organisation Elite Talks Inc., which so far has hosted 18 free inspirational speech events for international students and young professionals in Melbourne and Sydney. The events have attracted more than 10,000 attendees in total and more than 300,000 live viewers online. Speakers include Mr Zhang Yong (Daniel), CEO, Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA); Mr William Lye OAM, Barrister; Mr Jimmy Pham AM, Founder of KOTO; Ms Cathy Li, Partner, PwC; Mr Gary Cheung, Partner, Deloitte Private Wealth; Mr Yang Guang, Chairman of UED (User Experience Design), Alibaba Group; and Mr Bao Hoang, Founder and CEO of Roll’d. The Alibaba night powered by Elite Talks at ICC Sydney had more than 2400 attendees, which was one of the largest Chinese events in Australia.