It’s only been running for six months but Tourism Australia’s Business Events Bid Fund Program (BFP) has already received over 69 applications for events worth a combined economic impact of over $503 million.
Ten wins on the board as bid … Read more
Of the conferences tracked by Conference Monitor, the healthcare and medical sectors generated 370 events last year, up by around 38 per cent from the previous period.
The data revealed an increase in the number of conferences held by the … Read more
Social media is a hot topic these days so it’s important to evaluate its place at your next conference. It can be an incredibly powerful way to amplify your message and create a community, but it’s not for the feint … Read more
Conference organisers have talked up the appeal of the Gold Coast as a meeting destination, with 81 per cent rating their conference venue as “outstanding” or “better than expected”.
Gold Coast Business Events introduced a post conference survey in September … Read more
The Federal Government has committed to backing the Australian tourism and business events sector with a range of investment plans.
“Our tourism industry achieved record results in 2014, with international expenditure up 9 per cent to an all-time high of … Read more