Features & Insights

ASE Special Feature: Women in AV

Although the events industry is female dominated, the AV sector remains largely a male domain. With the launch of Women in AV Australia, ASE chats to three… Read more »

Event startups: An insight into launching a conference with a difference in Australia

After a taste of the ways they’re reinventing the traditional business conference format at Melbourne Edge, before AIME kicked off, ASE caught up with the Executive Producer… Read more »

Nigel Gaunt: Accreditation a must for business event agencies

By Bronwen Largier Since business events sprang into life in the 1980s as a recognisably professional field, the industry has grown rapidly with little regulation or outside… Read more »

AACB – Celebrating women leaders on International Women’s Day

To celebrate International Women’s Day, Annika Hofsink, Marketing and Communications Executive, AACB caught up with a few of the female executives in convention bureaux across the country…. Read more »

White Night paints Melbourne in a good light

ASE journalist Bronwen Largier has her first experience of Melbourne’s White Night. I was very excited for White Night Melbourne. The idea of being able to wander… Read more »

A night at Old Melbourne Gaol with the Melbourne Convention Bureau

Bronwen Largier joined the Melbourne Convention Bureau Hosted Buyer cocktail event at Old Melbourne Goal as a first time AIME attendee. The AIME Hosted Buyer cocktail event was a… Read more »

AIME Welcome Event delivers quirks and crowd-pleasers

Conservative went out the window as Solution Entertainment took charge of their second consecutive AIME Welcome Event, bringing an eclectic mix of fringe festival style performers and… Read more »

CEO of Talk2 Media on getting AIME’s mojo back

Bronwen Largier sits down with the CEO of Talk2 Media and Events, Matt Pierce, to talk about the company’s plans as the incoming organiser of AIME 2019…. 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 »

The sale of Mumbrella demonstrates benefit of industry awards

Mumbrella Editor Tim Burrowes‘ insight into why and how the founders and owners of Mumbrella engineered the sale of their company, demonstrates that selling does not mean… Read more »