World Class Conference Centre
Internationally recognised and current title holder of the world’s best convention centre, we are Australia’s most awarded meetings and events venue. Our Centre host a collection of local and international conventions, working with clients and delegates to present a total event solution.
South Bank Conferences
South Bank Conferences opens doors to new opportunities for smaller and medium-sized conferences wanting the convenience of a single point of contact for both accommodation and conference facilities. Your conference will be held in one of the purpose-built, boutique conference facilities at the world-class Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre. Your guests will stay in the award-winning Rydges South Bank Hotel, located adjacent to the centre and connected via a private walkway.
Having the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre by your side gives you 21 years of unmatched experience in hosting successful conferences. Be in control of your event with innovative technology and hands on support in bidding and conference management.
Bidding Support & Partnerships
We’re 100% invested in the successful delivery of your event, our bidding support program and strategic partnerships give your conference the best opportunity for achieving outstanding results.
The benefits of selecting BCEC for your next conference
Get a free App for your Conference
Your own personalised conference app hosted by BCEC Live gives you the capability to engage your delegates like never before.
Conference Space for 10 or 10,000
Our diverse range of flexible spaces can accomodate small boutique conferences up to large international congresses. Unlike other centres we provide a tailored fit for your conference, giving organisers and delegates the ultimate experience.
Multi-award winning catering
Our Philosophy of Food centres around putting fresh Queensland produce first, offering guests a uniquely invigorated taste of our local cuisine.
CLIENT SUCCESS STORIES
Dr Gillian Whalley
Dr Gillian Whalley from Australasian Sonographers Association discusses the impact BCEC had on successfully bringing together the 24th Annual International Conference of the Australasian Sonographers Association – ASA 2017 in Brisbane
Professor Paul Hodges
Co-Chair of the International Society of Biomechanics and Director of the Centre of Clinical Research Excellence in Spinal Pain, Injury & Health at the University of Queensland talks about the value of BCEC’s bidding support and contribution to the success of bringing together the 3 major universities in South East Queensland to deliver a strong conference program that reflected the strength of the region. – ISB2017 at BCEC
Professor Mark Pearcy
Queensland University of Technology Emeritus Professor of Biomedical Engineering Mark Pearcy, Co-Chair of the International Society of Biomechanics, highlights the importance of collaboration between the leading universities to bring scientists from all around the world together.
Benefits of choosing
Safe, warm and accepting, one of Australia’s fastest growing region offers a unique conference experience for delegates, hosts and families like no other. Download Events Australia Fact Sheet on Brisbane
Queensland Science making a difference
Queensland science makes a difference in Queensland and globally. Focusing on science that is important for ourselves, our region and the planet. Find out more about our science, and come join us in making a difference.
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Trust the world's best
The Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre has been awarded the Apex Award by the AIPC association for receiving the highest client rated service out of any convention centre world wide.