Industry News

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 »

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 »

BCEC claims three out of three at MEA QLD industry awards night

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC) turned in a winning performance at the 2017 Queensland Meetings & Events Australia (MEA) Industry Awards on Tuesday taking home three… Read more »

Dual recognition for Novatech at MEA SA Awards

Novatech Creative Event Technology were thrilled to receive recognition twice at the recent Meetings & Events Australia South Australia Awards held at the Adelaide Town Hall. Novatech… Read more »

PCB appoints Executive Director Stakeholder Relations

Nicolle Davey has been appointed Executive Director Stakeholder Relations of the Perth Convention Bureau (PCB). The role oversees management of the PCB Membership, Aspire Professional Development Awards,… Read more »

Business events driving influx of Asia-Pacific visitation to Victoria through incentive reward travel programs

Melbourne’s international reputation for attracting and delivering incentive reward programs for the Asia- Pacific market was strengthened with the arrival of Hong Kong incentive group, AIA Hong… 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 »

More Business Events for Rural and Regional NSW

Following the success of the NSW Regional Conferencing Development Grants Pilot Program, the NSW Government has committed a further $300,000 to attract and create more business events… 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 »