Features and Reports

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 »

Behind the scenes of the Australian Event Awards

As the 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, Peter Jones, put it at the Australian Event Awards ceremony on the Sunshine Coast, “Any industry is only as important… 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 »

Finding inspiration in festivals

David Malacari has worked on twenty five arts festivals. He has been Artistic Director of nine! David was at Adelaide Festival for twelve years, Auckland Festival for… 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 »

Ballarat has more to offer than history

ASE recently attended a familiarization in Ballarat.  OK not the most obvious location to visit for event industry stories but our interest was piqued by the recent… Read more »

SenseUs 2016 upscales and shines at BCEC

Andrea Heath and Jackie Rouleston Stuart like to party. Andrea owns Onstage Entertainment and Jackie is the Queensland manager of Solution Red so between them they have… Read more »

What is it like producing 25 awards ceremonies a year?

Steve Loe produced his first awards program over 30 years ago and now his company Precedent Productions produces 25 Local Business Awards programs per year. The awards… Read more »