Events, Concerts, Festivals, Conferences and Exhibitions - this could be your dream career!

Attend MEA's Careers Insights Program to find out about the wonderful world of events and how you can plan a career in the event industry. 

Find Where Your Event Skills Can Take You

MEA’s Careers Insight Program is the driver of attracting young stars to the events industry. The program is held across Australia and is designed to highlight and explore the range of careers and roles in the events industry.

The options for a career in events are vast, and you will hear from leading event professionals who have made their mark in events. They will give you a taste of what to expect working in this exciting and rewarding industry.

A career in events can take you around the world in many capacities...

  • Creative event production 
  • Venue management
  • Conference design and delivery
  • Event marketing
  • Event management
  • Exhibitions
  • Special events
  • Festivals and concerts
  • Staging and audio visual
  • Sponsorship 
  • Destination and incentive management

Program content* covers:

  • Outstanding resumes and interview skills - presenting the best YOU
  • How to get your foot in the door - securing that dream job
  • A 'Day In the Life of ...' - real people, real jobs in the events industry

Careers Insights Programs include an annual Student Membership** for paying attendees, providing access to free webinars, downloads and reduced rates to attend professional development training, Evolve and networking events. 

This is a great opportunity to start your career in this exciting industry.

Are you a Careers Advisor? Talk to MEA about the career pathways in the events industry.

*Program content is tailored to the needs of each state and territory, and therefore content focus changes accordingly. 

**Individual state and territory events may be complimentary and without free student membership.