Articles by Sarah Picton


ICC Sydney partners on sustainability

International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) has joined forces with the City of Sydney Council, accommodation and tourism operators to build Sydney’s reputation on the global stage with the launch of a dedicated Sustainable Destination Partnership programme. The initiative brings together more than 30 local and international organisations including major hotels, museums and city attractions,…


Adelaide CC cooks up fresh collaboration

Aiming to transform the convention centre dining experience, Adelaide CC is bringing to the forefront the public nutrition message with its ‘fresh’ innovation called ‘Honest Goodness’ – a new menu launching 1 July. Developed in collaboration with top nutritional experts from the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI), the University of Adelaide, and…


Scotland makes a Midlands’ MICE pitstop

VisitScotland Business Events, as part of its Scotland on Tour initiative, took eight of its venue partners to the Midlands, UK from 12-13 June. The group visited 42 agents from seven MICE agencies in Birmingham, Leicester and Nottingham, including arrangeMY, Finest Meetings, Conference Care, Bright Sky Events, Absolute Corporate Events, BCD Meetings & Events Zibrant and…


A$200m expansion keeps MCEC at the forefront of event tech

Ahead of the unveiling of its A$200m (US$149m) expansion space next month, the purpose-built Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) has been investing in new technologies, leveraging the venue’s initial approach to integrating AV and ICT technologies. The expansion will feature 4k laser projectors, LED based theatrical lighting equipment and fully integrated rigging infrastructure, creating…


Saxton Speakers Bureau appoints Anne Jamieson as CEO

Australia’s leading speakers’ bureau, Saxton Speakers Bureau, announced on 14 June the appointment of Anne Jamieson (pictured) as CEO. Jamieson will commence in the newly formed role in August 2018. Managing director Winston Broadbent said: “[She is] known for her collaborative leadership style, service excellence and delivering revenues to organisations”. Jamieson brings over 30 years in venues,…

Page 1 of 1712345...10...Last »

© 2009 - 2015 Mash Media Group Limited. All rights reserved.