The Cairns Convention Centre is an active member of the events industry and engages with a range of national and international industry bodies.
Association Internationale De Palais De Congress (AIPC)
The International Association of Congress Centres is the industry association for professional convention and exhibition centre manager's worldwide. AIPC is committed to encouraging and recognising excellence in convention centre management, while at the same time providing the tools to achieve high standards through its research, educational and networking programs.
Business Events Australia (BEA)
Business Events Australia is the specialist team within Tourism Australia responsible for promoting a sustainable business events industry in Australia. Business Events Australia markets Australia as a destination for international corporate meetings, incentives, association conferences/conventions and exhibitions.
Business Events Cairns and Great Barrier Reef (BECGBR)
Business Events Cairns and Great Barrier Reef is a not-for-profit organisation which markets the Cairns Region nationally and internationally as one of the world's best Business Events destinations.
Events Queensland attracts, supports, grows and promotes successful events in Queensland. Through strategic investment in an exciting and eclectic portfolio of events, the organisation is helping to drive the State's economic development.
International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA)
International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) is the global community for the meetings industry, enabling its members to generate and maintain significant competitive advantage. ICCA's network of over 850 suppliers to the international meetings industry spans the globe, with members in over 85 countries.
Meetings Events Australia (MEA)
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.
Tourism Australia is a statutory authority of the Australian Government, which promotes Australia as a tourism destination internationally and domestically and delivers research and forecasts for the sector.
Tourism Tropical North Queensland (TTNQ)
Tourism Tropical North Queensland is the official, not for profit, tourism organisation of Cairns and Great Barrier Reef Region.