Bureau and Association News

Premier Berejiklian – New Patron of BESydney Ambassador Program

CEO of Business Events Sydney (BESydney) Lyn Lewis-Smith today announced Premier Gladys Berejiklian as Patron of their Ambassador Program. “I am proud to become Patron of Business… Read more »

Meetings & Events Australia 2018 announces Annabel Crabb as MEA conference local champion at website launch

Meetings & Events Australia (MEA) has launched the 2018 National Conference website www.mea2018.org with the exciting announcement that the ultimate Conference in the Events Industry welcomes Annabel… Read more »

Sydney, Coffs Harbour and Port Macquarie awarded World Festival and Events Cities

New South Wales has once again been recognised as the home of major events with Sydney, Coffs Harbour and Port Macquarie all bestowed the International Festivals &… Read more »

Oh what a night! Sunshine Coast delivers an Australian Event Awards night to remember

The Events Centre Caloundra hosted a spectacular show for the Australian Event Awards, considered the premier event for the Australian events industry. Some 330 event specialists from… Read more »

Karen Bolinger elected AACB President

With the full support of its board, the Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) is pleased to announce the election of Karen Bolinger, CEO of the Melbourne… Read more »

AACB welcomes Hall of Fame inductee

The Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) and IMEX Group are pleased to announce Mr Vincent Barron AACB Hall of Fame inductee for 2017. The induction ceremony… Read more »

CINZ and Tourism New Zealand continue collaborative approach to grow business events

The marketing of New Zealand as an international business events destination continues to be enhanced by an ongoing agreement between Tourism New Zealand and Conventions and Incentives… Read more »

Vivid Sydney’s Ignatius Jones honoured for Lifetime Achievement

Vivid Sydney Creative Director Ignatius Jones will be honoured for his stellar major events career as recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2017 Australian Event… Read more »

Major milestone in SA government’s commitment to business events

The Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EEAA) and its Members celebrated the completion of the Adelaide Convention Centre’s redevelopment – a major milestone in the South… Read more »

World’s leading eye specialists set their sights on Melbourne

Melbourne’s business events sector is starting the new financial year on a high, with Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) securing the largest ever conference for the state. Melbourne,… Read more »