AACB

Karen Bolinger elected AACB President

With the full support of its board, the Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) is pleased to announce the election of Karen Bolinger, CEO of the Melbourne… Read more »

AACB welcomes Hall of Fame inductee

The Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) and IMEX Group are pleased to announce Mr Vincent Barron AACB Hall of Fame inductee for 2017. The induction ceremony… Read more »

Business events survey finds that skills shortages are impacting industry

A skills survey of the business events sector, coordinated by Meetings & Events Australia (MEA) in partnership with the Australian Association of Convention Bureaux and the Exhibition… Read more »

AACB supports Global Exhibitions Day

Today, the Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) has expressed its support for Global Exhibitions Day, highlighting the role that convention bureaux play in attracting exhibitions to… Read more »

Federal Budget Missed Opportunity: Bid fund remains a priority for the Business Events Industry

The Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) has expressed its disappointment in last night’s Federal Budget, flagging the missed opportunity to invest in the business events industry… Read more »

Convention Bureaux drive growth in International Business Events

The number of international business events attracted to Australia by convention bureaux is increasing, but there is scope to strengthen our market share, according to the latest… Read more »

AACB announces 2017 Young Professional Scholarship Winner

The Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) and Meetings & Events Australia (MEA) are pleased to congratulate Sasha Andersen of the Melbourne Convention Bureau as the winner… Read more »

Business Events to be included in Foreign Policy

The importance of business events to the Australian economy and the role they play in international diplomacy should be formally recognised in Australia’s Foreign Policy White Paper,… Read more »

AACB appoints Marketing & Communications Executive

The Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) is delighted to announce the appointment of Annika Hofsink as Marketing & Communications Executive. In the pursuit of promoting the… Read more »

Business Events promote economic growth

The business events segment of the tourism industry can help grow the Australian economy with the assistance of a series of targeted public policy measures, according to… Read more »