E-News Archive

February 2017

- Business Events Policy Recommendations Delivered to Australian Government
- Meet AACB's new Marketing & Communications Executive
- AACB Members back AIME 2017
- Register for ICCA Pre-AIME Seminar
- MEA Young Professsional Scholarship Open for AACB Member Staff
- Scholarship Grants available for women in Business Events
- New Analysis of Australia's International Business Events Industry

September 2016

- Growth predicted for Business Events
- Supporing Australian Business Events on the World Stage
- AACB Annoucnes Hall of Fame inductees 2016
- Samantha Thompson Awarded AACB Scholarship
- Cairns' Innovation Voted Best by Australia's Convention Bureaux
- New Minister Headlined Business Events Conference

August 2016

- Business Events Industry Welcomes New Ministry
- AACB Annual Conference: 7 - 9 September 2016
- Penny Lion to Tourism Australia executive leadership
- AACB Innovation Award Open
- AACB Staff Scholarship Open
- Call for AACB Hall of Fame award submissions
- DMAI Prize Winner for 2016 - Emma Perez
- AACB Office Relocation

June 2016

- Conventions and Exhibitions Key to Medical Research
- Worrying Slide in Australia's Business Events Ranking
- Funding Certainity for Tourism Australia Good for Business Events
- AACB Commends Tourism Australia for Innovative Approach
- AACB Kicks off Global Meetings Industry Day with a  New Report
- AACB's 27th Annual Conference
- DMAI Prize 2016- applications closing soon
- Tourism Australia Advance Program
- Meet Ali Thompson, AIME Sales Manager 

October 2015

- AACB Congratulates New Minister for Tourism
- AACB Sets Future Direction
- Inaugural Inductees of AACB Hall of Fame Announced
- AACB Applauds South Appointment
- Altogether Perfect Win
- Vibhor Pandey Awarded AACB Staff Scholarship

September 2015

- 26th AACB Staff Conference Opens
- Business Events Missed Opportunity
- Approved Bodies Overlooked in 2015 EMDG Review
- Attaracting Business Events to Australia
- Indonesia Australia Business Week 2015
- Tourism Innovation Conference Cairns, 6 November 2015
- Meet Delwin Kriel


July 2015

- Celebrating 30 Years of Leadership
- 26th AACB Staff Conference, Leadership: The transition from good to great
- AACB Innovation Award 2014/15
- Liz Hafner takes out DMAI Prize
- Developing Northern Australia... For Business Events
- New Advisory Board to set the Agenda for AIME 2016
- Tourism Australia Deepens China Partnerships
- Meet Jenny Viali

 June 2015

- AACB Strategic Planning
- AACB Scholarships Open
- Opportunity for Business Events in 2015 Federal Budget
- Coalition Backbench Committee on Tourism
- 26th AACB Staff Conference
- Productivity Commission: Barriers to Services Exports
- MEA Scholarship Winner

May 2015

- Welcome to our first e-news
- AACB partners with Deloitte Access Economics
- Federal Announcement by Minister Robb
- Buinsess Events: Delivering Economic Prosperity for Australia
- The Value of Business Events to Australia
- 26th AACB Staff Conference
- MEA National Conference, 24-25 May 2015


Media Release

CANBERRA: The Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) has expressed its disappointment in last night’s Federal Budget, flagging the missed opportunity to invest in the business events industry by establishing a national conventio..

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