Meetings & Events Australia (MEA) is a national, independent not for profit organisation dedicated to fostering professionalism and excellence in all aspects of meetings management. It also promotes the value and effectiveness of meetings as an important high-yield sector of business travel and tourism.   

Business Events Sydney, formerly the Sydney Convention and Visitors Bureau, promotes Sydney and New South Wales as a meeting and events destination. They are the natural starting point for anyone organising a business event.

The Exhibition & Event Association of Australasia (EEAA) is the peak association for the exhibition and event industry representing organisers, venues and suppliers. The Association represents the industry at the highest levels of Government, in industry forums in Australia and internationally and in the media.


The International Special Events Society (ISES) is comprised of over 4.000 professionals in 40 countries representing special events producers, caterers, decorators, destination management companies, rental companies, special effects experts, audio-visual technicians, party and convention coordinators, balloon artists, specialty entertainers, venues and many more.

Restaurant & Catering Association NSW is the largest Association covering the hospitality industry, is a non-profit employer Association that serves and represents over 2400 members of the restaurant and catering industry throughout NSW and ACT. 

Family Business Australia is the peak body committed to contributing to Australia's future through a dynamic and sustainable family business community. The strength and success of the family business sector is vital to the future of Australia’s economy, community and culture.