Event Reports

Behind the scenes of events

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 »

Versailles: Treasures from the Palace opening night

Report by Trevor Connell The palace of Versailles is one of the most extravagant in the world and houses similarly extravagant artworks. So how to show those… Read more »

EEAA tests the ICC Sydney with their conference and awards

Appropriately the Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia conference and awards was chosen by the ICC Sydney as a test event prior to opening. Members of the… 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 »

Peter goes to Rio…

 – no, not Peter Allen… Peter Jones, who sat down for a chat with ASE about his Olympic experience. Photos by Peter taken on his iPhone ASE:… Read more »

Australian Event Symposium regains its mojo

by Trevor Connell Last year the Australian Event Symposium looked like it was on its last legs. The overall program was pretty good but the attendance was… Read more »

The circus comes to White Night Melbourne

Andrew Walsh thought it would be great to have a circus attraction for White Night 2016 so he turned to “Tiny” Good to put one together for… Read more »