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There are plenty of reasons why businesses hold meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions overseas; the question is why do so many businesses come to Sydney?

Sydney is the perfect event partner with a thriving innovation and start-up ecosystem driving industries forward to embrace new technologies and new business opportunities, not just in the Asia-Pacific but across the globe.

These events provide opportunities for businesses and delegates to collaborate and innovate to further develop talent and industries of the future, generate new ideas, problem solve, enhance employee performance and retention, and more importantly increase revenue and market share. It’s certainly an opportunity you don’t want to miss!

We provide free expert advice in securing international events in Sydney and can connect you to a range of event hospitality suppliers to ensure your business event is a success. Whether meetings, incentives, conferences or exhibitions our industry, government and academic connectivity, coupled with our insights into global trends in the innovation community, provides your business the opportunity to connect to a highly engaged and supportive ecosystem.

Here are just some of the world’s leading technology events Business Events Sydney has secured in Sydney.


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BESydney on average secures 70 international events and welcomes 60,000 delegates per year providing an abundance of business and networking opportunities for all stakeholders.

A recent survey revealed that 76% of delegates and businesses that attended conferences in Sydney supported the development of global research and business collaboration.

With our 5 major partners, 32 strategic partners and 115 members we have your hotel, venue, event management, attractions, tours, restaurants, retail, entertainment, team building and transport covered for your event.



The exhibitions held in Sydney in 2016 found 41% of exhibitors made sales contacts while 25% increased sales, resulting in a significant increase in revenue and market share for businesses.

In a recent survey 68% of industry sectors noted that conferences held in Sydney developed the knowledge and capabilities of early career delegates, indicating vast improvements in employee performance.

From the conference events held in Sydney 91% of respondents agreed that the conference immediately exposed delegates to new and innovative ideas demonstrating the value of global collaboration.



Sydney is known for being a major financial hub, not just for Australia, but for the whole Asia-Pacific region. It provides a quarter of the national GDP, and is home to the headquarters of more than 90 banks.

Sydney is home to 40% of the headquarters of the top 500 Australian corporations offering plenty of sponsorship and delegate opportunities for your international event.

In 2017 NSW Government invested $35 million into a new start-up hub in Sydney, further revealing a $2.2 billion investment across skills training and business-related initiatives to help startups and SMEs.



Sydney is ranked one of the world's top 20 destinations for conferences and professional meetings by the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) and Union of International Associations (UIA).

The flight time from San Francisco to Sydney is just 15 hours that’s equivalent to one movie, two meals and a sleep, and with our business connections you could qualify for discounted airfares.

Sydney is one of the world’s favourite destinations to explore, it offers a diverse mix of culture, natural beauty and history, and is ranked #13 most beautiful and #10 most liveable city in the world.


If you’ve ever considered hosting a business event, but just didn’t know where to start, then we’d love to talk to you.

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