Melbourne Convention Bureau Articles Recent Articles - Media releases Thu, 23 Nov 2017 18:35:56 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 Symphony of Art at AIME Welcome Event 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 #UncoverMelbourne at AIME 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 AIME Welcome Event Venue and Event Producer Announced 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 Melbourne Convention Bureau Launches Uncover Melbourne for AIME 25th Anniversary 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 What's New in Melbourne 2017 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 One Health EcoHealth Congress in Melbourne 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 Melbourne wins 17th World Congress on Menopause 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 Melbourne Hosts Largest International Association Conference in Australia this Year 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