World Class Conference Centre

Internationally recognised as the world’s best convention centre for 2016-2018, 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.

Having the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre by your side gives you almost 29 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.

Conventions Bidding Splice

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

Conference Space for 10 or 10,000

Our diverse range of flexible spaces can accommodate 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.

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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.

Our Food Philosophy

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Client Success Stories

Monica Robertson

Events & Marketing Manager at the Institute of Public Works & Engineering Australasia (IPWEAQ), discusses the conferences success and safety measures during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Professor Andrew Cresswell

President of the International Society of Biomechanics and Head of School, School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences at University of Queensland talks to the success of the congress of the International Society of Biomechanics.

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.

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.

Visiting Brisbane

Brisbane is a melting pot of cultures with strong ties to Asia and the Pacific. Our friendly, safe, sub-tropical environment makes a fantastic destination for meetings in Australia.

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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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