Melbourne Convention Bureau Articles http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/ Recent Articles - Media releases Thu, 23 Nov 2017 18:35:56 GMT Melbourne Top Ranked in Asia-Pacific for Sustainability http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/melbourne-top-ranked-in-asia-pacific-for-sustainability/1084/ Melbourne has been ranked the number 1 sustainable city in the Asia-Pacific region for business events in the Global Destination Sustainability Index (GDS-Index). Tue, 21 Nov 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/melbourne-top-ranked-in-asia-pacific-for-sustainability/1084/ Fifth Consecutive Year of Growth for Melbourne Convention Bureau http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/fifth-consecutive-year-of-growth-for-melbourne-convention-bureau/1082/ Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) has achieved its strongest results from the past five years, exceeding all targets in the 2016/17 financial year (FY). Wed, 04 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/fifth-consecutive-year-of-growth-for-melbourne-convention-bureau/1082/ Largest Conference Ever Secured for Melbourne http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/largest-conference-ever-secured-for-melbourne/1078/ Melbourne continues to dominate in the business events sector, securing the Lions Clubs International Convention 2024 (LCIC24) forecast to be largest conference ever won for ... Mon, 21 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/largest-conference-ever-secured-for-melbourne/1078/ Melbourne Named World’s Most Liveable City for 7th Consecutive Year http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/melbourne-named-world-s-most-liveable-city-for-7th-consecutive-year/1077/ The business events sector in Melbourne is celebrating with Melbourne named the World's Most Liveable City for the seventh consecutive year. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/melbourne-named-world-s-most-liveable-city-for-7th-consecutive-year/1077/ Thousands of Chinese Influencers Arrive in Melbourne http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/thousands-of-chinese-influencers-arrive-in-melbourne/1076/ The 2017 International Dragon Awards (IDA) Annual Meeting has arrived in Melbourne, with 5,500 insurance specialists from 20 countries unpacking their bags for the five-day meeting. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/thousands-of-chinese-influencers-arrive-in-melbourne/1076/ Japanese Visitor Boom Driving Victorian Incentive Sector http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/japanese-visitor-boom-driving-victorian-incentive-sector-/1073/ MCB in collaboration with Qantas and The Langham, Melbourne, hosted 12 Japanese incentive agents in Melbourne and Victoria for a jam-packed program of high end immersive experiences. Thu, 27 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/japanese-visitor-boom-driving-victorian-incentive-sector-/1073/ Melbourne to Glow Green for Ecocity World Summit 2017 http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/melbourne-to-glow-green-for-ecocity-world-summit-2017/1071/ Melbourne's sustainability credentials are on show with the prestigious Ecocity World Summit 2017 arriving in the city tomorrow, (12-14 July), headlined by Al Al Gore. Tue, 11 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/melbourne-to-glow-green-for-ecocity-world-summit-2017/1071/ Inaugural Melbourne Event to Breathe New Life into North Wharf Precinct http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/inaugural-melbourne-event-to-breathe-new-life-into-north-wharf-precinct/1072/ Melbourne is renowned for its progressive approach to events, so it is only fitting that the inaugural C2 Melbourne will convert one of the most unexpected locations in the city ... Tue, 04 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/inaugural-melbourne-event-to-breathe-new-life-into-north-wharf-precinct/1072/ New Exhibition and Event Management Announced for AIME 2019 http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/new-exhibition-and-event-management-announced-for-aime-2019/1070/ The Asia-Pacific Incentives and Meetings Expo (AIME) is set for a make-over with the announcement of its new exhibition and event management supplier, Talk2 Media and Events, ... Fri, 30 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/new-exhibition-and-event-management-announced-for-aime-2019/1070/ Mega Chinese Incentive Group Converge on Melbourne http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/mega-chinese-incentive-group-converge-on-melbourne-/1069/ Melbourne's international reputation for delivering superior incentive reward programs was strengthened with the arrival of a mega Chinese incentive group, Perfect China, into ... Mon, 26 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/mega-chinese-incentive-group-converge-on-melbourne-/1069/ PCOs experience a taste of Melbourne http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/pcos-experience-a-taste-of-melbourne/1068/ Leading European professional conference organisers in Melbourne for 5 days of immersive experiences to learn about the city's capabilities as leading business events destination. Wed, 14 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/pcos-experience-a-taste-of-melbourne/1068/ Melbourne secures world's most innovative conference http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/melbourne-secures-world-s-most-innovative-conference/1067/ World First for Melbourne. Continuing to set the pace in business events, Melbourne has secured the world's most innovative business conference in what will be a world first. Fri, 26 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/melbourne-secures-world-s-most-innovative-conference/1067/ Melbourne is Number One for Visitors Attending Conferences http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/melbourne-is-number-one-for-visitors-attending-conferences/1066/ Melbourne officially recognised as number one city in Australia for delegate attendance, attracting highest number of attendees to international association meetings held in Melbourne. Tue, 09 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/melbourne-is-number-one-for-visitors-attending-conferences/1066/ Melbourne Takes Centre Stage in Hong Kong http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/melbourne-takes-centre-stage-in-hong-kong/1064/ The Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) took the best of Melbourne’s corporate incentive suppliers to Hong Kong for the ‘MCB Melbourne Showcase’ on 24 April 2017. Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/melbourne-takes-centre-stage-in-hong-kong/1064/ MCB Launches Melbourne Planners' Guide http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/mcb-launches-melbourne-planners-guide/1065/ The Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) has launched the Melbourne Planners' Guide 2017, its annual, flagship publication and a must-have item for any meeting planner or event organiser. Thu, 06 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/mcb-launches-melbourne-planners-guide/1065/ Uncover Melbourne Hosted Buyer Program a Hit at AIME http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/uncover-melbourne-hosted-buyer-program-a-hit-at-aime/1063/ Melbourne Convention Bureau’s (MCB) pre-trade program, Uncover Melbourne, has been deemed the best ever, raising the bar for the 25th anniversary AIME. Wed, 29 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/uncover-melbourne-hosted-buyer-program-a-hit-at-aime/1063/ Global Leaders in Public Health on their way to Melbourne http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/global-leaders-in-public-health-on-their-way-to-melbourne/1062/ The world’s most important international gathering on public health, the World Congress on Public Health 2017 (WCPH) is on its way to Melbourne, Australia from 3 April – 7 April 2017. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/global-leaders-in-public-health-on-their-way-to-melbourne/1062/ Symphony of Art at AIME Welcome Event http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/symphony-of-art-at-aime-welcome-event/1061/ Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) has today released a taste of what is to come at the much-anticipated Asia-Pacific Incentives and Meetings Expo (AIME) Welcome Event. To celebrate ... Mon, 13 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/symphony-of-art-at-aime-welcome-event/1061/ #UncoverMelbourne at AIME http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/-uncovermelbourne-at-aime/1060/ Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) has launched a social media competition for hosted buyers and visitors during the Asia-Pacific Incentives and Meetings Expo (AIME) #UncoverMelbourne Tue, 07 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/-uncovermelbourne-at-aime/1060/ AIME Welcome Event Venue and Event Producer Announced http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/aime-welcome-event-venue-and-event-producer-announced/1059/ The Asia-Pacific Incentives & Meetings Expo (AIME) Welcome Event is back for its 25th year with tickets on sale for the most anticipated industry event of 2017. Wed, 11 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/aime-welcome-event-venue-and-event-producer-announced/1059/ Melbourne Convention Bureau Launches Uncover Melbourne for AIME 25th Anniversary http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/melbourne-convention-bureau-launches-uncover-melbourne-for-aime-25th-anniversary/1058/ Melbourne Convention Bureau has raised the bar for the 25th anniversary of the Asia-Pacific Incentives and Meetings Expo (AIME), launching a new pre-trade show program called ... Wed, 21 Dec 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/melbourne-convention-bureau-launches-uncover-melbourne-for-aime-25th-anniversary/1058/ What's New in Melbourne 2017 http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/what-s-new-in-melbourne-2017/1057/ The business events sector in Melbourne has benefited from the recent launch of new flights, hotels, attractions and events, with a suite of new visitor inventory and ... Tue, 13 Dec 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/what-s-new-in-melbourne-2017/1057/ One Health EcoHealth Congress in Melbourne http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/one-health-ecohealth-congress-in-melbourne-/1056/ For the first time the 4th International One Health Congress and 6th Biennial Congress of the International Association for Ecology and Health will merge to deliver its first ... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/one-health-ecohealth-congress-in-melbourne-/1056/ Melbourne wins 17th World Congress on Menopause http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/melbourne-wins-17th-world-congress-on-menopause/1055/ Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) today announced that Melbourne will host the 17th World Congress on Menopause 2020 (WCM). This is the first time the biennial congress will be ... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/melbourne-wins-17th-world-congress-on-menopause/1055/ Melbourne Hosts Largest International Association Conference in Australia this Year http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/melbourne-hosts-largest-international-association-conference-in-australia-this-year/1053/ Melbourne's innovation in the Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) sector was on show to the world as the 23rd Intelligent Transport System World Congress (ITS 2016) moved into ... Mon, 17 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/melbourne-hosts-largest-international-association-conference-in-australia-this-year/1053/