Features and Reports

Playing the long game – the true power of conferences

The question is often asked: what is the benefit of conferences? The real answer to that question often only emerges years after the events have taken place,… Read more »

Should Australian event managers become “first responders”

by Trevor Connell I came across an interesting article via the US BizBash site following the latest massacre over there. In it BizBash CEO David Adler called… Read more »

A Girls’ Night Out for Good Food Month’s Date Night Event

Alicia Lansdown has a girls’ night out The very popular Night Noodle Market in Hyde Park for Good Food Month was absolutely bursting with people on Friday… Read more »

The Australian Event Awards deliver the Unexpected

The Australian Event Awards dinner is usually a pretty spectacular affair with lots of pizzazz and entertainment.  So this year guests were a bit underwhelmed when they… Read more »

Time for common sense solution to end Sydney Airport chaos

The stringent and outdated operating restrictions which have exacerbated the chaos at Sydney Airport twice in the past week must be immediately reviewed in order to give… Read more »

cievents balancing motherhood with a career

by Fiona Batten, General Manager Australia, cievents The ultimate question we are likely to face as mothers is how to find that delicate balance between family, children… Read more »

Interviews with MEA award winners

Congratulations to all the winners of the 2016 Meetings and Events Industry Awards.  ASE caught up with most of the winners following the announcements. Association or Government… Read more »

The mysterious arrivals at the MEA Awards dinner

The mysterious arrivals at the MEA Awards dinner

report and interviews by Trevor Connell The MEA Awards for 2016 dinner was held in the Grand Ballroom of ICC Sydney and the theme was Masquerade. ICC Sydney… Read more »

25th AIME Welcome Reception goes back to basics

It was back to basics for the 2017 AIME Welcome Reception with plentiful food and beverages at an iconic and very accommodating venue. The entertainment came in… Read more »

Amway China Leadership Seminar 2017 at Luna Park Venues

When one of the world’s largest direct selling businesses, Amway China, held its annual Leadership Seminar in Sydney this year, Luna Park Venues opened every door in… Read more »