Industry research

White paper on using the “why” to influence event design released

American Express Meetings and Events have released a White Paper on identifying and using the “why” behind events as a key driver for event design. The paper… Read more »

MEA conference follow up – The Art of Business Drinking: 10 Essential Tips

Cocktail functions, awards dinners and after parties are the core networking opportunities at any conference and the annual MEA conference is no exception. Champion networker, marketer and… Read more »

Top talent converge on Adelaide this weekend for the ultimate conference for the Australian events industry

Meetings & Events Australia, the peak membership body for the events industry, has secured top talent from around the world, to speak at the upcoming National Conference,… 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 »

International convention visitors show growth for New Zealand

Business events are generating high value for New Zealand’s visitor industry, and it can only get better, says Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ). The Convention Delegate… Read more »

EEAA’S ‘PULSE’ shows exhibition industry in good health

The results of the Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia’s (EEAA) annual Member ‘PULSE’ survey shows strong growth in new shows within the Australasian business event industry,… Read more »

EEAA calls for business events sector to employ entry level staff following traineeship program with TAFE NSW

The Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EEAA) has called on the Business Events industry to employ entry level staff through a new traineeship program developed with… Read more »

Playing the long game – the true power of conferences

The question is often asked: what is the benefit of conferences? The real answer to that question often only emerges years after the events have taken place,… Read more »