Your expert partner

Unlock the full potential of hosting an event in Sydney. The expert support from our global team makes all the difference.

We want your Sydney event to be the best it can be. And we’ve been winning and delivering the best for more than 40 years. Thousands of events for some of Australia’s biggest names.

Put simply, we know how to win and we know what it takes to stage events that deliver genuine returns for our clients.

If you’re thinking about bringing an international event to Sydney – as a host or as an event planner – we’re your expert partner. We have the experience, expertise and passion to help you to deliver a Sydney event that people will be talking about for years to come. From incentives that inspire, motivate and reward, to professional conferences and conventions that bring global leaders together to debate and discuss the future.

As the city’s convention bureau, supported by the NSW Government and an extensive event supplier network, we know Sydney and NSW better than anyone else. We invest in the success of every event that comes to our shores, offering a unique and tailored approach that’s based on a comprehensive understanding of what you want to achieve. From start to finish, our unbiased, free-of-charge services support you every step of the way.

We offer links to industry, government and polished event suppliers, for a seamless and holistic Sydney experience. And our global footprint – which spans Europe, North America and Asia – enables us to talk to you in a language and time that suits you.

Each year, we submit upwards of 100 bids for international events and our win rate is approximately 70%. Over the past five years, we’ve secured events that have generated almost $1 billion in economic impact for NSW and Australia.

So if you’re interested in hosting a Sydney event, save time by talking to our expert team. We’ll help you unlock the full potential of Australia’s creative, commercial and cultural capital - the meeting place of people, opinions and ideas.

Our mission

Business events deliver knowledge, innovation and performance, and generate legacies well beyond tourism benefits. In order to capitalise on these benefits, Business Events Sydney positions Sydney and New South Wales as world-renowned, dynamic and sustainable meeting destinations. It does this by:

  • Being a global thought leader in the business event sector
  • Challenging the status quo
  • Connecting and engaging with and respecting its stakeholders.

We support bid leaders, event organisers, city stakeholders to achieve their objectives. We work closely with Destination NSW, the Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority, other NSW Government departments, the ICC Sydney and the City of Sydney to achieve this, as well as a number of other strategic partners, members and stakeholders.

Our vision

Business Events Sydney leads the world in business event development, marketing and innovation to maximise the economic and social benefit for Sydney and New South Wales.

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