The nation’s capital to welcome over 4000 conference delegates this month
“I’m very proud of the hard work of the Bureau team to continue to grow the number of events won for Canberra,” said Canberra Convention Bureau CEO Michael Matthews.
“Just this month to mid-December, the conferences we’ve secured bring over $8.8million in estimated delegate expenditure to Canberra.”
The Sixth International Australasian College for Infection Prevention and Control Conference, in mid-November, attracted over 700 delegates, while the Australian Institute of Occupational Hygienists will bring close to another 700 delegates in early December.
In the education space, 600 delegates will meet at Hotel Realm for the Australian Association in Research Education Conference to discuss education research from early childhood to higher education.
The Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology, in partnership with the Australian National University and the University of Canberra, will bring together 360 academics, policy makers and practitioners in criminology and criminal justice to share recent research.