Embracing Global Meetings Industry Day 2019


Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre Coordinates Support to Gold Coast Community


The Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre (GCCEC) is offering support to community organisations and educational institutions as the impact of COVID-19 leads to a spike in demand for services.

Forced to temporarily close its doors due to legislation that … Read more

Australia tourism is back to business as usual


MEMBERS of the Professional Conference Organisers Association are being urged to reach out to their international contacts with a loud and clear message – ‘Australia tourism is back to business as usual’.

PCOA councillor Karen Sainsbury has made the call … Read more

Conventions & Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) celebrates 10 years exhibiting at PCO Conference


Celebrating 10 years exhibiting at the Professional Conference Organisers’ (PCO) Association Conference, Conventions & Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) and Tourism New Zealand (joined by 18 partners), have this year doubled their stand to 72sqm giving delegates room to immerse themselves … Read more

One of the 100 Most Influential People in the Event Industry right now, Tahira Endean to present at PCOA19


Tahira Endean, head of events at SITE Global in Vancouver, Canada will be one of the headline speakers at the Professional Conference Organisers Association (PCOA) 2019 conference at the ICC Sydney on 8 – 10 December.

Tahira’s session will be … Read more

Regional locations set to bid for more business events


Regional destinations around Australia will now have greater access to crucial funding to help them secure lucrative international business events, thanks to changes being made to the Morrison Government’s Business Events Bid Fund Program.

Federal Tourism Minister Simon Birmingham today … Read more