Juliet Alabaster

Image module

Juliet Alabaster

General Manager Business Events, Brisbane Marketing


CONFERENCE TRACK: Event Management

Juliet Alabaster is General Manager, Business Events, within Brisbane’s economic development board – Brisbane Marketing. The Business Events team works to attract conventions, incentives and exhibitions that drive economic activity for Brisbane and facilitate trade and investment links with the rest of the world.

Juliet has a strong tourism background having grown-up in the industry. Her professional experience includes working for a Professional Conference Organiser, event management company and a business event venue. Juliet joined Brisbane Marketing in 2008 and since that time has been head of all three areas of the Business Events team – Business Development & Bidding, Conference Promotion and Convention Services – giving her a vast working knowledge of the business events industry.

Juliet holds a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Business Management from The University of Queensland.

Session Overview

Get City updates and forecasts from business events experts – find out about new products, new hotels/ venues and new infrastructure and how cities across the country are investing in the event sector that will help you plan future events.

Key takeaways from Karen, Juliet & Kristian’s presentation

  • City updates and forecasts from Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney.
  • What future investments are underway in these cities?
  • What future strategies are in place to attract more business events.

Other Concurrent Speakers