Association news

NSW announces first regional partnership with Meetings and Events Australia

The NSW Government has today announced a partnership with Australia’s peak industry body for business events, Meetings and Events Australia (MEA), to support aspiring event managers living… Read more »

Sunshine Coast to host Association of Australian Convention Bureaux annual conference

The Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) will hold their annual conference on the Sunshine Coast in August 2018, reinforcing the increasing importance to the region’s economy,… Read more »

EEAA calls for business events sector to employ entry level staff following traineeship program with TAFE NSW

The Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EEAA) has called on the Business Events industry to employ entry level staff through a new traineeship program developed with… Read more »

Business Events to play integral part in Government’s future tourism strategy

The voice of the business events industry will be strongly represented in the development of Australia’s future tourism strategy through the Beyond Tourism 2020 Steering Committee. Today,… Read more »

Registrations open for the Great Association Meetings and Events Symposium (GAMES)

Registrations are now open for a new event targeted solely at association meeting planners running at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre on April 17-18, 2018. The… Read more »

The final countdown – MEA awards applications close in under 10 days

There are less than 10 days remaining before applications close for the 2017 MEA Industry Awards. Entries close at 5pm (AEDT) on Wednesday 14 February. The MEA… Read more »

EEAA welcomes the inclusion of Australian report in UFI’s global barometer on the exhibition industry

The Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EEAA) today welcomed the launch of the 20th Global Exhibition Barometer by The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, UFI,… Read more »

The year to come: Event industry predictions for 2018

We asked a number of industry leaders to give us their predictions for the year ahead, from the challenges to the opportunities 2018 will yield. As a… Read more »

EEAA seeking a Marketing Communications and Event Executive

The Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EEAA) is looking for a Marketing Communications and Event Executive to join their small “can do” team in Sydney. The… Read more »

Meetings & Events Australia launches 2018 webinar program

Meetings & Events Australia has launched a webinar program providing members with free access to high quality training online each month. The first webinar for 2018 will… Read more »