Our collaborative events industry

Meet in Australia's most collaborative city and leverage the power of a truly connected network. Melbourne stands alone in its ability to secure and deliver large-scale international business events, conferences and incentive programs of any size and scale. The Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) works with a range of strategic partners and industry affiliations to secure and deliver events. MCB events are backed by partners including the Victorian Government, City of Melbourne, industry, academia and an extensive network of local event service suppliers. It's a team effort from beginning to end, delivered with a collaborative 'Team Melbourne' approach that is renowned the world over for achieving success that exceeds expectations.

MCB partners

MCB works with event suppliers including accommodation, venues, tour providers, attractions and more who provide outstanding quality services to create memorable meeting experiences in Melbourne and across regional Victoria.

MCB strategic partners

MCB strategically collaborates with carefully selected partners who share our overarching goal of establishing Melbourne and Victoria as a global destination for business events. Together, we are committed to delivering exceptionally high-quality business events that consistently surpass the expectations of event organisers.


The knowledge city

Partner with Melbourne Convention Bureau to plan your conference or event, and gain access to world-leading research institutes and academic connections in Melbourne, Australia. Widely acknowledged as the epicentre of knowledge and innovation in Australia, Melbourne is home to a multitude of exceptional organisations that excel in diverse fields, including healthcare, science, engineering, education, business, and technology. With access to MCB's extensive network of prestigious research institutions and academic associations, you can leverage the insights of some of the brightest minds and thought leaders from around the world.

MCB Knowledge Partnership Program

MCB's Knowledge Partnership Program works to further bolster Melbourne's reputation as a pre-eminent global knowledge hub by creating connections with our city's leading academics and leading sector organisations to support the bid process.

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) Club Melbourne Ambassadors

MCB supports the Club Melbourne Ambassador Program in collaboration with MCEC. This program unites and supports Victorian leaders across diverse sectors to establish, secure and host international conferences.

We invite you to collaborate with us and experience the power of Melbourne's dynamic, connected network.

For free advice and support about hosting your business event in Melbourne, Australia email [email protected]