There’s no better time to host your next business event in Australia. With a new Bid Fund ready to help with your event costs, Australia is more competitive than ever. Australia engages, challenges, provokes and transforms. It encourages people to discover new ideas, concepts and ways of looking at the world. Complementing this, Australia has a distinguished track record of hosting large-scale international conventions. First-class convention centres lead the world in service and catering while convention bureaux facilitate access to some of Australia’s greatest minds, who will inspire and challenge your audience. Add to this unique ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ experiences and friendly people, and it’s easy to see why there’s nothing like Australia for business events.
Malaysia is a compelling business events hub to connect with Asia, strategically positioned between two economic giants - China and India. Backed by its progressive business-friendly and economic policies, the World Bank ranked the country as the 15th most competitive economy in the world for doing business in 2019. The country is also well supported by dedicated convention and exhibition bureaus offering impartial professional services including financial as well as non-financial support to meeting planners and event organisers. A multifaceted nation where English is the lingua franca, complemented with a kaleidoscope of unique experiences - cultural, natural, historical, geographical and gastronomical splendours, Malaysia presents an exceptional, value-for-money destination for staging successful business events.
Monaco is an obvious business destination: excellent hotel facilities offering 2,500 rooms, with a real tradition of welcome and a modern, eco-certified congress centre, the Grimaldi Forum Monaco, which is internationally recognised by the profession. Nestled in the heart of Europe, less than two hours by air from the major cities and situated close to Nice Côte d’Azur international airport, the city state is easily accessible. Monaco’s assets are not just geographical, but its other advantages are less well known. It is a hard working ‘city-nation’ and a highly diversified economic platform. With a calendar of more than 500 business events, including numerous congresses, Monaco is strengthening its position as a destination for events. Prices are affordable, the climate is sunny even in winter and the Principality’s image is strong and dynamic.
Let New Zealand take your business event beyond convention. Its unique warm welcome and superb service deliver exceptional events, whether your objective is education or inspiration. Tap into the knowledge of its leading experts and innovators. Choose from a range of world-class venues and accommodation options to suit every taste and budget, with new convention centres opening opportunities for bigger and better events. You are never far from breath-taking landscapes and a wide variety of memorable activities, from the adventurous to the luxurious. Combined with ease of access and targeted organisational support, New Zealand can create your best-ever event programme.
Known for its strategic location, Singapore serves as a gateway to Asia, with good access to a regional marketplace from across Southeast Asia, China and India. Event organisers can take advantage of the increasing interest in Asia from the international business community - and attract delegates looking to access and harness the growing opportunities in this region. Singapore is also known for a strong base of quality business events and programmes that complement key economic sectors which underpin Singapore’s economy. As a leading, world-class business city and MICE destination, complemented with iconic infrastructure, multicultural experiences and world-class entertainment, it enables new possibilities for the professional growth of individuals, teams and businesses.
Switzerland is a conference destination with a long tradition and fine reputation. This positive image benefits both conference organisers and participants, who famously find not just a spectacular setting but also professional expertise in all areas. Its central location in Europe with easy access, state-of-the-art public transport system, lowest VAT in Europe, world-class conference centres and great hotel infrastructure are compelling arguments to place a conference in Switzerland. But this small country with its unique diversity also offers plenty of excitement and tremendous variety. Even from the largest Swiss cities you can reach unspoilt nature and spectacular scenery quickly and easily.