Business Events Australia offers the Australian business events industry a wide variety of opportunities throughout the year to meet and do business with qualified international business events planners and decision-makers.
This work includes creating a platform for industry to meet buyers at major trade shows such as IMEX and Associations World Congress, as well as organising events exclusively for the Australian business events industry including the Business Events Australia Greater China Showcase and Dreamtime, our signature incentive showcase for international business events planners and media.
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ASSOCIATIONS WORLD CONGRESS
WHERE: Antwerp, Belgium
TIMING: 12 – 14 March 2018
The Associations World Congress is a key annual meeting for association leaders and executives, attracting more than 200 participants from up to 22 countries. The congress provides attendees with the opportunity to meet association delegates and influencers, and participate in seminars regarding the associations sector.
BUSINESS EVENTS AUSTRALIA GREATER CHINA SHOWCASE
WHERE: TBC, China
TIMING: TBC, June 2018
The Business Events Australia Greater China Showcase is Tourism Australia’s signature showcase event for the China business events market. The three-day program provides Australian industry with the opportunity to strengthen relationships with key international business events agents, corporate buyers and media, and helps them gain insights into the China market.
WHERE: Frankfurt, Germany
TIMING: 15 – 17 May 2018
IMEX Frankfurt is a key business events exhibition where international planners from the conference, convention and corporate events industries gather to do business. IMEX gives the Australian business events industry the opportunity to meet influential international buyers responsible for organising corporate meetings, incentive travel programs and association events.
15 – 17 May 2019
21 – 23 May 2020
21 – 23 April 2021
WHERE: Las Vegas, USA
TIMING: 16 – 18 October 2018
IMEX America is the USA’s largest meetings industry trade show. It is a global exhibition event for incentive travel, meetings and events that attracts thousands of professionals from the USA and internationally. With more than 3,000 hosted buyers attending, IMEX America provides opportunities for business, networking and education.
10 – 12 September 2019 | Sands Convention Centre, Las Vegas
15 – 17 September 2020 | Sands Convention Centre, Las Vegas
9 – 11 November 2021 | Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas
PACIFIC AREA INCENTIVES & CONFERENCES EXPO (PAICE)
WHERE: Auckland, New Zealand
TIMING: 20 November 2018
The Pacific Area Incentives & Conferences Expo (PAICE), organised by ProMag Publishing, is a one-day showcase of business events products and services for New Zealand–based business events planners and corporate clients. Business Events Australia exhibits on the show floor and brands the Australian industry together as part of the ‘Australia Precinct’ to highlight Australia’s business events incentive offering.
WHERE: Barcelona, Spain
TIMING: 27 – 29 November 2018
IBTM World in Barcelona, Spain, is a key business events exhibition where international planners from the conference, convention and corporate events industries gather to do business. IBTM World gives exhibitors the opportunity to meet international buyers responsible for organising corporate meetings, incentive travel programs and association events.
WHERE: TBC, Australia
TIMING: TBC, 2019
Dreamtime is Tourism Australia’s signature biennial incentive showcase, designed to increase awareness of Australia as an outstanding incentive destination. The event provides the Australian business events industry the opportunity to connect with qualified incentive buyers from around the world, while showcasing Australia’s best incentive experiences and products.