Impact Publications : MICEBTN-72
MICEBTN - March-April 2019 • Page 3 © MICEBTN April 2019. All rights reserved in all countries. No part of this publication may be reproduced by any means whatsoever without the written permission of the publishers. This magazine is published by Impact Publications (ABN 70 257 512 639) quarterly as an e-magazine (e-zine), with daily news updates via website www.micebtn.com and a weekly e-news each Friday. ProPrIETors: Chris Hurd, Sofia Hurd MANAgINg EdITor: Chris Hurd — email@example.com EdITor: Jack Handley EdITorIAl Contributors: Kelvin King, robyn Henderson, darren Edward, debbie Mayo-smith and Melissa di dio. AdvErTIsINg: Sofia Hurd — firstname.lastname@example.org AddrEss: 54 Harborne street, Wembley WA Australia 6014. T: 61 8 9382 8388 Email: email@example.com While the publishers have taken all reasonable precautions and made all reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy of material contained in this publication, the publisher accepts no responsibility or liability for any loss or damage which may result from any inaccuracy or omission, or from the use of information contained in this publication. views and opinions expressed in MICEBTN do not necessarily reflect those of the management. All rates and schedules in editorial or advertisements are correct at time of publishing but are subject to change without notice. dIsClAIMEr The information contained in this magazine has been compiled by MICEBTN. Any commentary, opinion, projection, prediction or conclusion made by MICEBTN or quoted by it from any of the sources is published in good faith to stimulate independent investigation by the reader of the matters canvassed. The reader should not rely (or invite others to rely) upon the contents of this publication as a basis for taking or refraining from any action, or rearrangement of their affairs (financial or otherwise). And MICEBTN and its contributors, shall not be liable for any economic or other loss or damage suffered by any person as a result of such reliance. Contents 13. 4: MICE globally moving to partnership model 5: Perth ‘has never better value’ says new PCOA convener 6: Personalisation ‘the next trend’ - thanks to AI 7: Events are the key to global promotion - ECM 8: Major events return to Sunshine Coast 9: Spain tops in-demand MICE destinations 13: Tourism NZ out to boost ski holiday sales 14: BALI: Maybank Marathon registrations open 19: Tokyo ranks top for Asia-Pacific bleisure 20: Melbourne to host Chinese art events 24: Guest writer Debbie Mayo-Smith on why being an expert software user makes dollar sense 26: SOUTH PACIFIC: MICE product expands to meet demand 32: Robyn Henderson says use those loyalty cards wisely and well 34: My TOwn: Minh Anh on Da Nang’s attractions 26. 9.