News – world

GainingEdge Launches New Global Competitive Index

A new index which ranks cities in terms of their competitive strength for attracting international conventions was launched at the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) Annual… Read More

ICCA names Arinex Founder Roslyn McLeod OAM an ‘Inspirational Woman’

Roslyn McLeod OAM, Arinex Founder and Chair, has been named one of the industry’s 10 most Inspirational Women by the International Conference and Convention Association at its… Read More

Bill O’Toole inducted into the IFEA Hall of Fame

Described as “one of the most globally connected and influential professionals in the festivals and events industry today”, Australian maestro Bill O’Toole was inducted into the International… Read More

Australia’s strengths on show at IMEX America

Australia’s strengths as an incentive and association destination was on show this week at the Business Events Australia stand at IMEX America, one of the world’s key… Read More

American Express Meetings and Events forecasts steady growth for 2019

The meetings industry has achieved consistent growth in spend and attendees for the fourth consecutive year, solidifying its value as a business enabler according to Amex’s events… Read More

C2 International responds to ASE’s story on C2 Melbourne going into voluntary administration

331Before we published our piece “C2 Melbourne goes into voluntary administration amid claims of outstanding debts” late on Thursday, we contacted C2 International with several questions in… Read More

Event technology specialist CrowdComms launches into Hong Kong MICE market.

Mobile event technology specialist, CrowdComms has announced the opening of a Hong Kong office to strengthen their hold on the MICE market in the Asia Pacific region… Read More

Melbourne wins two awards at World Travel Awards

Melbourne has secured two titles at the prestigious World Travel Awards 2018, cementing its credentials as Australasia’s leader in the business events sector. Announced at the Asia… Read More

Get Global 2018 sells out

In only its second year, Get Global, the one-day MICE trade event dedicated to outbound product, has announced it is sold out. “We have over 140 exhibitors,… Read More

Video: Behind the scenes of the epic South by Southwest event

ASE caught up with Hugh Forrest, Chief Programming Officer of the iconic South by Southwest (SXSW) conference and festivals, a ten day event in Austin, Texas, at the… Read More