Association news

EEAA and TAFE NSW recognised for industry collaboration in NSW training awards

The Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EEAA), together with TAFE NSW, were recognised last night at the NSW Training Awards for developing the first dedicated exhibition… Read More

MEA launches Ungerboeck Young Professional Scholarship Program for 2018

Meetings & Events Australia (MEA) has launched the 2018 Ungerboeck Young Professional Scholarship Program. The Scholarship recognises young event professionals who excel in their role and who… Read More

MEA releases book of 2017 Award winners

Meetings & Events Australia (MEA) has published the 2017 MEA Awards Celebration of Excellence profiling the category winners of the 2017 Awards. Robyn Johnson, CEO of MEA,… Read More

PCOA seeking case studies for annual conference

The Professional Conference Organisers Association is seeking five PCOs or in-house Event Managers to share a short case study (approx 10 minutes) as part of a session… Read More

2018 MEA Awards program launched

Meetings & Events Australia has launched the 2018 MEA Awards Program with entries open from Monday 3 September 2018. MEA’s Awards program is the largest and most… Read More

PCOA18 announces opening keynote speaker – Rohit Talwar, CEO, Fast Future

The Future of Meetings, Conferences, and Events I had no hesitation in accepting the PCOA18 invitation to keynote the event for a variety of reasons. Firstly, I… Read More

EEAA chief executive endorses women’s heart health in new campaign

EEAA’s Chief Executive, Joyce DiMascio, is one of 16 senior business women invited to be ambassadors in a new Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry campaign. “Business Women… Read More

High numbers set to attend Meetings & Events Australia’s Victorian Careers Insights Program

More 170 students will attend MEA’s Victorian Careers Program in Melbourne on Tuesday 21 August at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre. Students from a range of… Read More

Gold Coast’s Shannon Thwaites awarded AACB Scholarship

Shannon Thwaites, Manager – Global Business Events at Destination Gold Coast has been awarded the prestigious AACB Staff Scholarship for 2018/19. The Scholarship was announced at the… Read More

Sustainability declared a top priority by exhibition and event industry who commit to collaboration for change

The Exhibition & Event Association of Australasia (EEAA) has kicked off a major new initiative to tackle sustainability and reduce the environmental impact of the events sector…. Read More