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Award
Process inviting nominations for acknowledgement or recognition of achievement or merit, eg teacher excellence awards
Briefing
Informational talk or oral presentation to detail instructions
Competition
Process involving a contest from which indviduals, groups or institutions are selected as winners on the basis of achievement, contribution or chance
Conference
An assembly of people gathering to consult, discuss, learn about and view material related to a theme
Exhibition
A display, (either temporary or ongoing) of works of art, skills, artifacts, multimedia representations etc
Festival
An organised series of acts, performances or events, often related to a theme or cultural group
Forum
Meeting for open discussion between participants communicating online or in person
Grant
Process inviting applications for a grant for research or study activity
International Day
Calendar date set aside to observe certain things or principles internationally, often organised by the United Nations General Assembly or by UNESCO
International Decade
Decade set aside to observe certain things or principles internationally, often organised by the United Nations General Assembly or by UNESCO
International Month
Month of the year set aside to observe certain things or principles internationally, often organised by the United Nations General Assembly or by UNESCO
International Week
Week of the year set aside to observe certain things or principles internationally, often organised by the United Nations General Assembly or by UNESCO
International Year
A year set aside to observe certain things or principles internationally, often organised by the United Nations General Assembly or by UNESCO
Lecture
A formal method of teaching by giving an oral presentation on a subject usually to a class
Meeting
An assembly of people to consult or discuss usually in a formalised way and with a specific goal
National Day
Calendar date set aside to observe certain things or principles nationally
National Decade
Decade set aside to observe certain things or principles nationally
National Month
Month of the year set aside to observe certain things or principles nationally
National Week
Week of the year set aside to observe certain things or principles nationally
National Year
A year set aside to observe certain things or principles nationally
News
Information about specific and timely events
Performance
An artistic or dramatic production (eg. a ceremony, play, live performance artist, piece of music etc)
Presentation
A means of showing or demonstrating information to an audience on a particular topic usually accompanied by illustrative material. May be online or in person
Religious Observance
A day or period of time set aside to celebrate or commemorate an event or season of importance to a religion
Scholarship
Process inviting applications for a scholarship for research or study activity
Semester Date
A significant date related to the academic calendar of an educational institution which refers to semesters
Seminar
A meeting for exchange of ideas, or portion of a course taught through small group discussion
State day of celebration
Calendar date set aside to observe certain things or principles at a state or territory level, typically involving a public holiday
Term Date
A significant date related to the academic calendar of an educational institution which refers to terms
Tour
A structured group or self-directed activity involving experiential learning through actual or virtual travel
Workshop
A brief intensive course for a small group typically with a degree of attendee participation, problem solving or hands-on exercises

Consider also
WA PLI Event type

Meeting
Social Event
Workshop
Conference
Seminar
Online Discussion