Ali Copeman appointed new CINZ Approved PCO Group Chairperson

Ali Copeman has been appointed the Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) Approved Professional Conference Organiser (PCO) Group Chairperson. Ali is a CINZ PCO member based in Dunedin where she established akB Conference Management in 1999, and has been working nationwide in the industry ever since. She was Director of the Otago Chamber of Commerce

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New Zealand first to celebrate Global Meetings Industry Day

New Zealand will be the first country in the world to celebrate Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID17) this week. Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) is partnering with ShowGizmo to deliver a free breakfast event in Wellington on Thursday 6 April. CINZ Chief Executive Sue Sullivan says the principles of GMID underpin the New Zealand

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New Zealand wins Best Environmental Stand at AIME 2017

The 100% Pure New Zealand stand won the Best Environmental Stand 2017 at the Asia-Pacific Incentives and Meetings Expo (AIME) last week in Melbourne. Judges based the award on waste avoidance, energy efficiency, environmental quality, low impact travel and communication. Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) Chief Executive Sue Sullivan said it was a proud

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