Organisers, Producers, Managers and Convenors

GOLD COAST CONVENTION AND EXHIBITION CENTRE READY TO REOPEN WITH APPROVED COVID SAFE PLAN

The Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre (GCCEC) has received approval from the Gold Coast Public Health Unit to operate under its Site Specific COVID Safe Plan.

Developed in consultation with the GCCEC COVID Safe Task Force, industry bodies, government and health authorities, the plan covers all essential areas of operation including cleaning and hygiene, social distancing – with new floor plans, food and beverage service, training and record keeping.

EventsAIR 6th Gen Platform release

EventsAIR will be launching version 10 of its global award winning event technology platform in late October. This new platform is the 6th Generation platform and has been designed and built on the latest web architecture, which will bring a new level of performance and capability to the event industry. For a sneak peek release a preview video can be…

Conference Grants Open Doors for Academics

Applications are open for the first round of the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre’s (GCCEC) innovative program that links academics and professionals with the opportunity to attend an international conference in their chosen field. The 2019 Linkage Grant Program provides grants of up to $5000. Attendance at conferences provides the opportunity to learn about the latest thinking, trends and…

The Greek Club after Major Renovations

The Greek Club, long-time institution in South Brisbane has undergone major renovations creating one of Brisbane’s best event venues. General Manager Andrew Tambakis said the refurbishment works represented a new era for the venue, and for Brisbane. “The club stands as one of the most versatile event space offerings in Brisbane and now, with this renovation program complete, it raises…

SkyBus Updates its Gold Coast Services’ Ticket Pricing Models

SkyBus, operator of Australasia’s premier airport transfer service, has updated its Gold Coast service ticket pricing to a more simplified model for its Airport Shuttle and Theme Park Transfers. This latest move aims to provide tour and travel operators the ease in booking tickets for their clients who are visiting the Gold Coast. New pricing is effective of Wednesday April…

New Zealand to come alive at AIME 2018

The New Zealand story is set to come alive at AIME 2018 this month with a bold new stand in the premium zone, mixing digital innovation and distinctive cultural elements. Conventions & Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) Australia Manager, Sharon Auld says New Zealand will have prime position at the Asia-Pacific Incentives and Meetings Expo (AIME), the region’s leading exhibition for…

Village Roadshow Theme Parks – announces first Australian Topgolf venue

Village Roadshow Theme Parks is excited to announce that construction on Australia’s first Topgolf venue has started, with the attraction set to open adjacent to Warner Bros. Movie World in mid-2018. Through the premium experience of play, food and music, Topgolf is inspiring people of all ages and skill levels – even non-golfers – to come together for playful competition.…

Case Study – PCOA Conference drives engagement through competition

Networking opportunities – build it and they will come, right? Well, not exactly… sometimes people need a little push. Read on to find out how 2016’s PCOA Conference used friendly competition to drive engagement. Case Study b Entegy Pty Ltd p: 1300 730 808 w: www.entegy.com.au Join us for the 10th Annual PCOA Conference and Exhibition, at the Gold Coast…