Bronwen Largier

November 24, 2022 · Sydney, Australia

AIME, Vivid Sydney, Parrtjima, TDC, Artists in Motion and The Shift Corp amongst the winners at the Australian Event Awards

Emotions ran high on the floating stage last night, as the best in the industry reflected on extraordinary achievements at the Australian Event Awards, held onboard new luxury super cruiser The Jackson on Sydney Harbour. Read more

Joyce DiMascio

November 24, 2022 · Sydney, Australia

Part two: Geoff Donaghy on the unexpected successes of ICC Sydney’s approach to scaling back up

CEO Geoff Donaghy has been the steady hand getting ICC Sydney back up to full throttle since pandemic lockdowns became a thing of the past. Read more

Bronwen Largier

November 24, 2022 · Sydney, Australia

Ahead of this weekend’s election, the Liberal-National Coalition has made a huge stand for Victoria’s events industry

The current state opposition, the Liberal-National Coalition, which will go up against Daniel Andrews’ sitting Labor Government at the polls on Saturday, has outlined a comprehensive set of promises for Victoria’s business and major events industry in its policy agenda. Read more

Bronwen Largier

November 23, 2022 · Sydney, Australia

IBTM World next week set to be bigger than 2019 show

IBTM’s annual show in Barcelona, taking place from November 29 to December 1 is set to surpass the last pre-pandemic edition of the business events trade event, with over 10,000 visitors expected to meet with 2,200 exhibitors from more than 100 countries. Read more

Joyce DiMascio

November 23, 2022 · Sydney, Australia

ICC Sydney’s Geoff Donaghy proud of the team’s achievements

micenet caught up with ICC Sydney CEO Geoff Donaghy to discuss the year, how the centre navigated the massive return to in-person events and his leadership lessons. Read more

Bronwen Largier

November 23, 2022 · Sydney, Australia

Singapore Airlines increases capacity to and from Australia

Singapore Airlines has announced it will put another two A380s in service for Australian routes between Singapore and Melbourne and Sydney, increasing its passenger capacity and offering more luxury travel options. Read more

Gerardine Donough-Tan

November 23, 2022 · Sydney, Australia

Hong Kong is back in business

Hong Kong successfully hosted the Junior Chamber International World Congress (JCIWC) 2022 from October 31 to November 4, with some 500 delegates attending in person at Nina Hotel Tsuen Wan West and 3,500 virtually. Read more

Bronwen Largier

November 22, 2022 · Sydney, Australia

Fairmont Resort Blue Mountains launches permanent ice rink, pitches to meetings market

The 224-room Fairmont Resort Blue Mountains has turned its new 599m2 event space Gedumba into a permanent ice rink and it is pitching exclusive use of the new attraction back to the business events market. Read more