Commentary

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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The stringent and outdated operating restrictions which have exacerbated the chaos at Sydney Airport twice in the past week must be immediately reviewed in order to give… Read more »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

MEA and the industry say farewell to ATP

By Trevor Connell The final industry event to be held at what has been one of the industry’s favourite venues was a time for many to reflect… Read more »

ICC Sydney “tested on humans”

Trevor Connell was an invited guest at the ICC Showcase Dinner Last week the ICC Sydney hosted a special test event – a showcase dinner for 800… Read more »