Melbourne Convention Bureau Articles Recent Articles - Media releases Thu, 22 Feb 2018 10:44:58 GMT VidCon, World's Largest Online Video Conference, Set for Return to Melbourne Melbourne’s business events sector is starting the year on a high with the announcement that VidCon Australia will return to Melbourne in 2018 and 2019. Wed, 21 Feb 2018 07:00:00 GMT Melbourne Convention Bureau Recognised as Driver of City Economic Development At AIME today, Karen Bolinger, Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) CEO, highlighted how the state is evolving its business events offering thanks to its deeper engagement with Government. Mon, 19 Feb 2018 07:00:00 GMT Melbourne Edge Event Series Returns to AIME Following its successful launch by Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) last year, the Melbourne Edge - Event Series is returning to AIME, bigger, better and bolder. Wed, 14 Feb 2018 07:00:00 GMT Uncover Melbourne Social Media Competition Launch The #Uncovermelbourne social media competition is back for AIME 2018. Fri, 09 Feb 2018 07:00:00 GMT Launch of the New in the Old Melbourne Gaol at AIME Hosted buyers attending AIME will experience a taste of Melbourne’s history, at Uncover Melbourne: Hosted Buyer and Media Cocktail Evening, at Old Melbourne Gaol. Tue, 06 Feb 2018 07:00:00 GMT NOD TO MELBOURNE FESTIVAL CULTURE AT AIME WELCOME EVENT Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) and Solution Entertainment will collaborate once again to deliver the Asia-Pacific Incentives & Meetings Expo (AIME) Welcome Event. The highly ... Fri, 15 Dec 2017 07:00:00 GMT Dreamtime Delegates Hit their Stride in Melbourne MCB in partnership with Business Events Australia welcomed incentive agents from New Zealand to Victoria last week as part of Dreamtime 2017, showcasing some of the state’s best assets. Wed, 13 Dec 2017 07:00:00 GMT What’s New in Melbourne and Victoria 2018 Named the World’s Most Liveable City for a seventh time in a row, Melbourne is on a roll and showing no signs of slowing down. Wed, 06 Dec 2017 07:00:00 GMT Melbourne Top Ranked in Asia-Pacific for Sustainability 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 Fifth Consecutive Year of Growth for Melbourne Convention Bureau 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 Largest Conference Ever Secured for Melbourne 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 Melbourne Named World’s Most Liveable City for 7th Consecutive Year 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 Thousands of Chinese Influencers Arrive in Melbourne 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 Japanese Visitor Boom Driving Victorian Incentive Sector 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 Melbourne to Glow Green for Ecocity World Summit 2017 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 Inaugural Melbourne Event to Breathe New Life into North Wharf Precinct 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 New Exhibition and Event Management Announced for AIME 2019 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 Mega Chinese Incentive Group Converge on Melbourne 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 PCOs experience a taste of Melbourne 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 Melbourne secures world's most innovative conference 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 Melbourne is Number One for Visitors Attending Conferences 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 Melbourne Takes Centre Stage in Hong Kong 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 MCB Launches Melbourne Planners' Guide 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 Uncover Melbourne Hosted Buyer Program a Hit at AIME 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 Global Leaders in Public Health on their way to Melbourne 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