“I would like to sincerely thank the Congress team for all the help in the lead up to our event at the event itself. In particular, Sebastian has been fantastic in helping me to manage everything and Campbell and Kurt were great onsite. Everyone has been very professional, easy to work with and responsive to all my requests. The quality of your products was also exceptional and we had no issues to speak of. "
— Tina Scougall, Australian Government Department of Health
G20 Leaders' Summit, Brisbane, November 2014
"The G20 Leaders’ Summit brought together 34 leaders and 5,300 delegates from across the world for an event that depended on easy communications across 14 languages. Congress Rental provided interpretation equipment for use at three venues at the G20 Leaders’ Summit, held in Brisbane on 15-16 November 2014. Congress delivered the equipment under tight constraints and worked tirelessly to ensure the equipment was delivered and installed on time. The systems performed perfectly at each venue, playing a crucial role in the success of the event. CEO Jeremy Ducklin and his team understood the requirements for interpretation systems from the perspectives of customers and interpreters, ensuring a flawless performance for the G20 Leaders’ Summit".
—Chris Christoff, ICT Project and Operations Manager, G20 Taskforce
" Our onsite technician during our March event was great. As was everyone we dealt with throughout. Will be sure to use Congress again in future "
— Norwest Productions
“Thanks for a fantastic job! The feedback this morning is really good and it has been noted by management that the equipment was a major factor in the success of the dialogue.
Thanks again for your help and professionalism."
— Andrew S, DFAT
“We mostly worked with Sebastian pre-event and he was fantastic - really patient, accommodating and informative. He accommodated our budget, worked in meetings where necessarily and was really essential in helping achieve a stellar service. "
— Fourth Wall
“Congress have been, and remain an excellent solution provider for industry AV cross hires"
— Myles AV
“Thank you for your professionalism, flexibility, patience, friendliness and understanding of our needs. We highly appreciate it. "
— Australian Government Attorney-General's Department
“It is a pleasure every time. A company which you can trust and rely on totally"
— Yvonne Hu, Conference Interpreter Services
“I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for all the assistance. Your team is very helpful and efficient. And Campbell is superb! He bumped out in 15 mins. It's a new record I believe.
I look forward to working together again in the future."
— Lok Wong, Marketing Manager, Premier Transport Group
“Just a quick note to say thank you very much to you and your team for your help with our events on Friday. Really appreciate you being able to help with the last minute changes."
— Lily Rombiolo, Events and Membership Manager, Business Council of Australia
“Thank you for all your help on this event. You guys make it so easy and the delivery was seamless. Your staff are all very professional and helpful.
— Christian Marchand, Producer CIEVENTS
“Thanks very much for your expertise resulted in the event to be successful."
— Maika Lakeba, Administrator Fiji Parliament
“We have worked with Congress Rental for many years now for pre event and onsite tech support. Both Liam and Sebastian have been among the best onsite staff we've worked with. They have an excellent knowledge of the programs we use and anticipate any problems that might occur. In addition, they handle themselves very professionally onsite and really become a part of AIST, representing themselves well on our behalf. As such, we're very happy with the service provided by Congress Rental.".
— Nicole Browne, AIST
Tourism Queensland Conference - Cairns – Qld
“A quick note to say thanks for your help in delivering an amazing conference in Cairns yesterday. Campbell was brilliant, really helpful and everything went perfectly."
— Alison Dwyer, Tourism Queensland
Africa Caribbean Pacific - European Union Meeting – PNG
"I wanted to really thank you most sincerely for all the help and encouragement during the planning stage and the actual summit. I really appreciated that. Your 3-man team (Liam, Campbell and Daniel) were truly wonderful! They were pleasant, patient and cooperative, really worked hard and made sure they planned ahead for all eventualities. It was truly a pleasure working with them and you. Please convey my gratitude and give them all my regards.
Best wishes for continued success! Until we meet again!”
— Angela Mitchell, Head of Conference Services, ACP Secretariat
“Sebastian, thank you for this and for all your help. The electronic voting devices were an absolute hit and made collection of data so simple! Campbell was really helpful as an operator and the whole event was a success."
— Sophie Moore, Student and Administration Assistant
"You guys were top notch, very professional and very helpful. I look forward to working with you again in the future"
— Adrian Jewell, Project Manager Solution Red
"Thank you for the mics. Those Dicentis units are fantastic - so easy, and sound so good through a PA system. Very impressed. Thanks again, and I look forward to working with you in the future. "
— Michael Clarke, AVPartners Sofitel Gold Coast
"Congress Rental were recommended to us by our human resources manager. We were a bit hesitant before our event as it was the first time that we had used this type of technology, but when the questions started rolling in it was a big sigh of relief. Their onsite technician Jon was very calm and knew his job, I am not technically savvy, but at no time was I made to feel inadequate. Everyone at Congress Rental knew what they were doing and we received great customer service from Omar, Liam, Sebastian and Jon. "
— C Lockett, QIC
“Broadcast Events Melbourne, 2014
"I’d like to compliment Liam, Azz, James, yourself and the rest of the team on delivering an outstanding result in such a tight timeframe for both the meeting broadcast and the simultaneous translation. This was quite a technical feat! It was my pleasure to work with such a professional outfit. Your team’s professionalism, ability to deal with all our requests and resolve any technical issues quickly exceeded my expectations.”
— Rosa Dacic, Executive Producer Theatre & Broadcast Events Audiovisual and Theatre Services
First Quantum Minerals, 2014
"At very short notice, Congress Rental provided the gear we needed to enhance an important site tour, and followed up with technical assistance even though it was the Queen's Birthday weekend. We were assisted by a number of their staff from technical to high level Management, all obviously trying hard to make our event a success."
— Wyatt Buck, Director Operations
Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre, 2013
"From me, a very large thank you for the extremely cool and calm way you managed all of the requests, changes, additions and other last-minute curly ones thrown at you this week. Your professionalism and proficiency ensured the event ran as smoothly as it did. I certainly look forward to our next opportunity to work together."
— Jonathan Granek Senior Technical Producer
The Australia and New Zealand School of Government, 2012
"On behalf of the International Team, I would like to acknowledge and thank you for your contribution to the successful delivery of ANZSOG’s inaugural China Advanced Leadership Program. We sincerely value the hard work and effort you demonstrated in ensuring our delegates received the highest level of service. Your unwavering commitment and professionalism is appreciated by ANZSOG where emphasis is placed on ensuring exceptional program delivery. The level of service provided by your company maintained these standards, resulting in a valued program for all delegates. It has been a pleasure working with you in making the China Advanced Leadership Program a success and we very much look forward to working with you again in the future".
— Nina Dynon International Programs Coordinator
MCI, 12 September 2012
"Thank you for all your efforts in the management of our translation equipment requirements for the International Council on Archives Congress 2012. The service you provided was excellent in the lead up to the congress, and the team onsite were fantastic. We appreciate your attention to detail and willingness to go the extra mile in ensuring our event ran smoothly. Nothing was too hard for you and your team—you made our job very easy and we are extremely grateful. We will have no hesitation in recommending Congress Rental to future clients and we personally look forward to working together again in the future".
— Karine Beck Becci Reid Project Manager & Associate Project Manager, MCI
AV1 Silent Auction Event, Crown Prominade Hotel 2015
"Thanks very much for the service on the job. Neville was fantastic on the install and bump out, everything worked an absolute treat and the client couldn’t be happier."
— Jonathan Granek, Production Manager AV1
Dentons Board Meeting; Gadens Administration
"I’d like to say thank you for the expertise, professionalism and quality of service Liam and your company provided to us in respect of the Board Meeting at our offices last week. It was a pleasure to work with you."
— Camilla Cash, Business Analyst, Gadens
"The onsite working relationship with Congress Rental during our last event was amongst one of the best we have experienced. Their technical solution was excellent and good value for money. Liam was a pleasure to work with, we found him to be extremely professional, hard working and always on time."
— Hayley, Your Aesthetic
" We have consistently received good service and reliable technical solutions from Congress Rental. Working with Congress Rental to deliver a conference event has always been a good experience for us. Their events manager Neville Barby understands our needs and is always extremely helpful."
— Victorian Automobile Chamber of Commerce, VACC