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Business Events Week

14 /12/ 2013 Comments are Closed

After a successful inaugural Business Events Week in February this year, the Melbourne Convention Bureau recently confirmed that the program of activities will return from 17-21 February 2014. The focus of the program is highlighting the value of business events to the nation’s economy, knowledge base and tourism industry.

The centrepiece of Business Events Week 2014 will be the 22nd Asia-Pacific Incentives & Meetings Expo (AIME), supported by the annual Associations Forum CEO Symposium and the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre’s Open House. More than 20 regional Victorian venues and destinations will again be showcased to the world on the Business Events Victoria stand at AIME.

Professor Ian Chubb, Chief Scientist for Australia, has been appointed as official Ambassador for Business Events Week.

“The long-term economic benefits of business events are extremely valuable and varied, from attracting inward investment and generating knowledge economy jobs to securing research funding for academic institutions,” Professor Chubb says.

“I am a firm believer in what business events can do to support the development of the research and knowledge sectors and am honoured to be involved in driving awareness via Business Events Week.”

Visit the Business Events Week website >

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The peak body for Victoria's tourism and events industry, VTIC represents key industry associations and operators, with over 1400 members.

Events

march

26mar9:00 am5:00 pmDestination Melbourne presents: Aboriginal Tourism Workshop9:00 am - 5:00 pm Holiday Inn Melbourne on Flinders

28mar12:00 pm4:00 pmVictorian Chamber Presents: AFLW Grand Final Lunch12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Marvel Stadium

april

03apr6:00 pm8:00 pmVTIC Spotlight on a Member at Melbourne Sealife Aquarium with Party Higher6:00 pm - 8:00 pm SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium

17apr10:30 am11:30 amVTIC Webinar Series - Skills of the Visitor Economy10:30 am - 11:30 am Online

may

01may12:00 pm2:30 pmVictorian Chamber and Melbourne Press Club present: Post-budget lunch with Tim Pallas MP12:00 pm - 2:30 pm The Grand Ballroom, Sofitel Melbourne on Collins

08may6:00 pm8:00 pmSpotlight on a Member- Save the Date - Melbourne Cricket Ground6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

22may10:30 am11:30 amVTIC Webinar Series - Save the Date10:30 am - 11:30 am Online

30may9:00 am5:00 pmDestination Melbourne presents: Destination Melbourne LIVE9:00 am - 5:00 pm Arts Centre Melbourne - The Pavilion

june

05jun5:30 pm7:30 pmSpotlight on a Member- Floyd’s Aperitivo Bar5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

19jun10:30 am11:30 amVTIC Webinar Series - Save the Date10:30 am - 11:30 am Online

july

17julallday18allday2019 Vic Tourism Conference(All Day) GMHBA Stadium

august

21augallday23allday2019 Victorian Visitor Information Services Summit(All Day) Holmesglen at Eildon

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