Melbourne Convention Bureau Articles http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/ Recent Articles - In the news Thu, 23 Nov 2017 18:32:42 GMT [Video] It's a wrap for AIME - CIM News Magazine http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/-video-it-s-a-wrap-for-aime---cim-news-magazine/1035/ Interview with Karen Bolinger, CEO, Melbourne Convention Bureau, at the Asia-Pacific Incentives & Meetings Expo about Melbourne’s growth as a business events destination. Mon, 29 Feb 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/-video-it-s-a-wrap-for-aime---cim-news-magazine/1035/ [Video] The year ahead - International Meeting Review http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/-video-the-year-ahead---international-meeting-review/1031/ Interview with Karen Bolinger, CEO, Melbourne Convention Bureau, discussing PCMA, AIME 2016 and building links between science and business. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/-video-the-year-ahead---international-meeting-review/1031/ [Article] Best Cities Global Alliance - Convene Magazine, February 2016 http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/-article-best-cities-global-alliance---convene-magazine-february-2016/1036/ Profile on the work of the Best Cities Global Alliance. Features interview with Karen Bolinger, CEO, Melbourne Convention Bureau. Mon, 01 Feb 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/-article-best-cities-global-alliance---convene-magazine-february-2016/1036/ Global Professionals Meet in Asia Pacific http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/global-professionals-meet-in-asia-pacific/1019/ A real mix of folk gathered in Melbourne for PCMA’s Global Professionals conference GloPro Asia Pacific 31 where they learned new tips and dispelled some myths Mon, 19 Oct 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/global-professionals-meet-in-asia-pacific/1019/ Professional Meeting Planners Experience Asia Pacific - Biz Events Asia http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/professional-meeting-planners-experience-asia-pacific---biz-events-asia-/1018/ Melbourne showcased its colours when PCMA invited key planner members to the city in a well-managed invitation-only exchange with leading convention destinations from the region. Mon, 19 Oct 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/professional-meeting-planners-experience-asia-pacific---biz-events-asia-/1018/ Benefits Beyond Borders – Biz Events Asia http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/benefits-beyond-borders-biz-events-asia/1003/ Hosting the influential PCMA Conference gives international delegates the opportunity to see how Melbourne delivers successful business events. Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/benefits-beyond-borders-biz-events-asia/1003/ The value of incentives – Herald Sun http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/-the-value-of-incentives-herald-sun/1008/ Karen Bolinger explains how Melbourne went ‘above and beyond’ to deliver the largest Indonesian incentive ever held in Australia. Wed, 22 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/-the-value-of-incentives-herald-sun/1008/ International Meetings Review - IMEX 2015 http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/international-meetings-review---imex-2015/1007/ Melbourne Convention Bureau's CEO, Karen Bolinger discusses what the Melbourne Effect means for conferences with International Meetings Review at IMEX Frankfurt 2015. Thu, 25 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/international-meetings-review---imex-2015/1007/ Sky Business News - Switzer Daily http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/sky-business-news---switzer-daily/997/ MCB's Chief Executive Officer, Karen Bolinger, discusses the importance of business events to the Victorian visitors economy. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/sky-business-news---switzer-daily/997/ International Meetings Review http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/international-meetings-review/990/ Karen Bolinger discusses the new model for destination marketing organisations. Thu, 05 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/international-meetings-review/990/ AIDS 2014 coverage Herald Sun http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/aids-2014-coverage-herald-sun/981/ Professor Sharon Lewin and Karen Bolinger state the benefits of Melbourne hosting AIDS 2014. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/aids-2014-coverage-herald-sun/981/ AIDS 2014 interview with JoyFM http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/aids-2014-interview-with-joyfm/976/ Listen in as JoyFM discusses AIDS 2014 with MCB's Chief Executive Officer, Karen Bolinger. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/aids-2014-interview-with-joyfm/976/ Sky Business News - Switzer Daily http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/sky-business-news---switzer-daily/982/ How is the strong Aussie dollar affecting the tourism trade? MCB's Chief Executive Officer, Karen Bolinger talks to Peter Switzer Mon, 02 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/sky-business-news---switzer-daily/982/ CIM News http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/cim-news/983/ Business events delegates spend twice as much - MCB's Chief Executive Officer, Karen Bolinger chats to CIM News Wed, 12 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/cim-news/983/ Herald Sun article http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/herald-sun-article/984/ With strong international competition, read how Melbourne has distinguished itself. Sat, 15 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/herald-sun-article/984/ Sky Business News - Switzer Daily http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/sky-business-news---switzer-daily/985/ For a look at the event industry in Melbourne, Karen Bolinger from Melbourne Convention Bureau joins Peter Switzer Mon, 10 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.melbournecb.com.au/articles/view/sky-business-news---switzer-daily/985/