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VISIT AIME 2019. Discover, connect and exchange with the Asia Pacific Meetings and Events Industry.


More Buyers. More Connections. More Business.

Taking place in Melbourne from 18 – 20 February 2019, AIME brings together the right buyers with the right exhibitors from the Asia Pacific region and across the world.


Across three vibrant days, AIME delivers the forum for connecting with a wide range of buyers and exhibitors, brought together with a common spirit of curiosity and desire to do great business together.


Our curated Hosted Buyer Program ensures that the buyers who attend Asia Pacific Incentives and Meetings Industry are ready to do business. Our bespoke PSA system will align over 14,000 meetings between Exhibitors’ destination and services and the needs to the Buyers delivering real value to the industry.


In a friendly, welcoming environment when the key stakeholders in the industry gather, knowledge transfer and learning is fostered and the power of connection and community are realised at AIME.

Program Overview

18 February 2019 – Knowledge Program
18 February 2019 – Opening Networking Event
19 February 2019 – AIME Trade Day
19 February 2019 – Additional Networking Event
20 February 2019 – AIME Trade Day


Registration from 8.00
Doors open 8.30 – Tuesday 19 & Wednesday 20
Doors close 18.00 Tuesday 19 & 17.00 Wednesday 20

Venue & Getting There

Melbourne Convention Exhibition Centre
1 Convention Centre Place
South Wharf Victoria 3006

For more information on how to get to the Melbourne Convention Exhibition Centre please click here.


Talk2 Media & Events mission is to create rewarding experiences for our customers.

Talk2 Media & Events is an Australian based events company driven by a desire to deliver outstanding events.


Whether discovering the latest kitchen appliance and tasting a delicious cheese at a Good Food & Wine Show; connecting with the Asia Pacific meetings industry at AIME; or immersing in the end to end view of the Australian power market with senior industry professionals, our visitors leave our events inspired.


Our team has collectively been involved in well over 500 events. Our sector-led approach means that we are at the forefront of the changes happening in food & wine, the meetings industry, power and fitness.


Our passionate and experienced staff thrive on discovering new features, content, suppliers and technology, evolving our carefully crafted shows to be at the leading edge of our industry.


Talk2 Media & Event’s objective is to rejuvenate AIME and relaunch the 2019 event to the meetings and events industry in Asia Pacific and onto the world stage. The vision for AIME is to foster connections, inspire new ideas and drive business outcomes for visitors and exhibitors. AIME is the regional platform, sitting at the intersection of the global meetings industry. AIME gives global exhibitors and buyers the opportunity to conduct business with key Asia Pacific partners.



Asia Pacific Incentives and Meetings Event is owned by Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) and managed by Talk2 Media & Events.

As a subsidiary of Visit Victoria, Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) leads the acquisition and delivery of national and global business events for Melbourne and regional Victoria. This is achieved through partnering with the Victorian State Government, City of Melbourne, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, and over 250 private enterprise partners.


MCB has more than 40 years of experience in securing business events for Melbourne with local and global teams dedicated to business development, bidding and sales, convention servicing, marketing, and partnerships. With staff and representation in five countries, including the United Kingdom, United States, China, Malaysia and Australia, MCB is well placed to support your organisation across the conference journey.


MCB’s vision is to make Melbourne and Victoria be the premier business events destination, while its mission is to maximise the benefits from conferences to the Victorian economy.


Meet the team dedicated to creating an amazing AIME for you in 2019!