Day: August 28, 2018

Melbourne gets the Edge with Diversification in Business

Melbourne Convention Bureau’s next Melbourne Edge event series is set to inspire and challenge industry professionals as it explores the theme ‘Diversification in Business to Stay Ahead of the Game’. Taking place on 3 September at Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC), the knowledge forum will feature keynotes from two global leaders who have led significant change within their industr...

Malaysia’s MITEC offers virtual reality tours

The Malaysia International Trade & Exhibition Centre (MITEC) has unveiled a new, immersive VR experience, making them the first trade and exhibition centre in Malaysia to embrace the technology. A VR based app will bring 360-degree experiences to life, showcasing MITEC’s venues and halls. It will be presented using Oculus Go, a mobile VR platform which is compatible with both Android and iOS. ...

SHINee happy people – Korea’s new wave

Paul Colston attends the Korean MICE Expo (KME) 2018, and finds a new ‘Hallyu’ wave of enthusiasm for hosting international conferences. He also discovers a wealth of attractions for organisers keen to sample the ancient and modern delights of this Asian meetings powerhouse destination. The PyeongChang Winter Olympics is the most recent global event to offer a springboard for attracting internatio...