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Chinese businesses reward 4,000 staff with Brisbane trip

Two Chinese businesses will reward 4,000 high-performing staff with a trip to Brisbane this year, proving the city’s growing appeal as a destination for incentive-based business events.

Brisbane secures Flight Centre's 4500-strong Global Gathering

Brisbane has landed a major tourism windfall after being selected to host one of the world’s largest travel industry conferences.

Business events to bring $112 million to Brisbane

Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner has announced Brisbane will receive an economic boost of over $112 million through new business events set to take place in the city over the coming years.

Sounds of science emerge in Brisbane to help deaf children worldwide hear and speak

Emma Rushbrooke, the Clinical Director at Hear and Say, a Queensland non-profit organisation that focuses on early intervention services for children who are deaf or hard of hearing, has seen and heard a lot when it comes to helping people access the kind of life most of us take for granted.

Australia largest free food festival returns

Brisbane serves up plenty of events and entertainment for visiting delegates to enjoy, and this July sees the return of the two-day Regional Flavours food and wine festival.

Brisbane wins pitch for paediatric hearing and speech symposium

A US-headquartered paediatric health symposium has chosen Brisbane as its first-ever Asia Pacific host city, with 500 global experts to meet in March 2021.

The Brisbane Truck Show proves it’s in it for the long haul

From humble beginnings in 1968, with just 21 exhibitors, Brisbane Truck Show has grown bigger and bigger to become a central meeting place for the industry. People now travel from all over Australia and across the world to attend.

ATEC Meeting Place heads to Brisbane

For the first time, Brisbane will play host to the inbound tourism industry’s flagship event, the Australian Tourism Export Council’s (ATEC) Meeting Place, when more than 400 export tourism leaders head to Queensland 25th -27th November.

QODE to crack innovation trends

Taking place from 2-3 April, QODE will form part of Curiocity Brisbane, a new event developed by Brisbane Economic Development Agency and Tourism and Events Queensland that also includes World Science Festival Brisbane and at trail of interactive, public art installations called Curiocities.

Trailblazers win international peptide symposium

Two Brisbane scientists blazing a trail in the emerging field of peptide research have helped secure a key symposium that will attract researchers from across the globe.