Conference Grants Open Doors for Academics

Applications are open for the first round of the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre’s (GCCEC) innovative program that links academics and professionals with the opportunity to attend an international conference in their chosen field. The 2019 Linkage Grant Program provides grants of up to $5000. Attendance at conferences provides the opportunity to learn about

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Contribute to the Industry Strategy 2020

The Beyond Tourism 2020 Steering Committee submitted its report to Government in December 2018. In January 2019, the Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment launched a consultation process to seek industry and governments’ views on the draft report. The next long-term tourism strategy will extend out to the year 2030. This consultation process will provide

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BCEC’s Bob O’Keeffe appointed a Member of the Order of Australia

Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre general manager Bob O’Keeffe was appointed as a Member of the Order of Australia in this year’s Australia Day Awards for outstanding services to tourism and business in Queensland. Australia’s longest serving convention centre general manager, O’Keeffe has been at the helm of the award winning Brisbane Convention & Exhibition

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