RECENT MEDIA RELEASES & INDUSTRY UPDATES 

Check out the below media releases for the latest news and updates. 

 

MEA Media Releases

21 April 2022 - Registrations now open for Evolve 2022

23 February 2022 - 2022 MEA Mentor Program Announcement

27 January 2022 - MEA announces Evolve 2022 date 

23 November 2021 - MEA Announces New Directors and Office Bearers

22 September 2021 - MEA Announces 2020 MEA State & National Award Program Winners 

16 August 2021 - MEA Postpones Evolve to 2022

24 June 2021 - MEA Announces New CEO - Peter McDonald

21 June 2021 - Winners Announced for Ungerboeck Scholarship

19 May 2021 - Application Open for Ungerboeck Scholarship 
 



Business Events Council of Australia (BECA) 

24 May 2022 - New PM demonstrates the importance of Business Events on Day 1

23 March 2022 - Investment in Business Events Bid Fund underpins international recovery

14 February 2022 - BECA Appoints New Independent Chair

25 January 2022 - The Visitor Economy: more than visitor spend and jobs

5 November 2021 -  BECA delivers message of continued pain and uncertainty

30 September 2021 -  Commonwealth turns it’s back on Business Events

17 August 2021 -  BECA appeals Federal Government with urgent priorities

4 August 2021 - Giving Business Events A Shot

23 June 2021 - Leadership unites for the future of Australia’s business events

15 June 2021 - Industry advocate, BECA Chair steps down

4 May 2021 - BECA and Get Local unite for the future of business events

16 April 2021 - BECA thanks Tourism Australia for additional investment in Business Events 

30 March 2021 - Morrison Government Fails Business Events Industry as JobKeeper Ends

12 March 2021 - Response to National Economic Recovery Plan

19 February 2021 - We Need Your Voice: Government Support and Future Confidence Survey 2021

11 February 2021 - BECA welcomed our new Minister’s confirmation of the Government's commitment to our industry

29 Janurary 2021 - Border uncertainty threatening the survival of Australia’s business events industry