Conferences and Exhibitions

MEA replaces YMEA with new initiative

Meetings & Events Australia (MEA) has today launched “Future Leaders”, an enhanced initiative that replaces Young MEA, as the next step in its focus on ensuring the… Read more »

Melbourne throws support behind Global Meetings Industry Day

Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) proudly supported Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID), uniting with the meeting industry across the globe to highlight the legacy impact of business events on… Read more »

Sunshine Coast lands Australia’s premier attraction and leisure business conference

Business Events Sunshine Coast (BESC) has secured the right to host the Australian Amusement Leisure & Recreation Association (AALARA) Conference at Novotel Twin Waters Resort from 8… Read more »

EEAA to deliver major study of Australasian exhibition and event industry

The Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EEAA) is calling on the industry to contribute to research that will provide new analysis on the Australasian exhibition and… Read more »

Staging Connections praised for “military-level” organisation at air force conference

The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) turned to collaboration and innovation last month at the 2018 Air Power Conference, hosted at the National Convention Centre in Canberra…. Read more »

Victoria to host the Australian Indigenous Tourism Conference for the first time

Victoria will showcase its thriving Aboriginal tourism industry to the nation when it hosts the Australian Indigenous Tourism Conference (AITC) in Lorne later this year. The Andrews… Read more »

Brisbane to showcase Australia’s leading role in quality health care delivery

Quality and safety in the health care sector worldwide will come under scrutiny at an international conference announced for Brisbane this week. Brisbane and the Brisbane Convention… Read more »

Sibos to shape the future of financial industry in Sydney

The spotlight will be on Sydney when the world’s largest financial services event Sibos comes to the city for the third time this October. Sibos, secured for Australia… Read more »

Christchurch conference wins acclaim at Eventex 8th Global Event Awards

A Christchurch conference has been recognised among the world’s best at the Eventex 8th Global Event Awards. The Social Enterprise World Forum 2017 (SEWF 2017) – hosted… Read more »

Melbourne Convention Bureau applauds federal funding boost for business events

The Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) applauds the announcement today by Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, Hon Steven Ciobo MP to increase investment in attracting international business… Read more »