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Arenas and Conference Centres

ACC Liverpool and Liverpool Convention Bureau launch Club Liverpool

ACC Liverpool and Liverpool Convention Bureau,  Club Liverpool Launch

City partners launch 'Club Liverpool' to attract global investment

Liverpool has launched a new brand for its event ambassador programme designed to promote the city as a world class conference and event destination.  
The new programme, Club Liverpool, is being led by Liverpool Convention Bureau working in partnership with ACC Liverpool, home to BT Convention Centre, Echo Arena and Exhibition Centre Liverpool.   
Liverpool’s influential ambassadors have helped attract over 120 national and international events to the city region since the programme started in 2004.


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Darling Harbour marks one year of stellar progress

Construction work on Darling Harbour’s new world-class business events venue is picking up pace, with more than 32,000 cubic metres of concrete poured and over one million labour hours contributed on-site.
NSW Acting Premier Troy Grant said it had been over a year since work began on Darling Harbour’s biggest transformation in 25 years.


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ICC Sydney's construction timeline is on track

ICC Sydney construction site. © DHL
One year on from construction commencement and International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney), Asia Pacific’s premier convention, exhibition and entertainment precinct, is officially a third of the way to its opening in December 2016.
The centrepiece of the NSW Government’s AU$3 billion transformation of Darling Harbour, ICC Sydney is a AU$1.1 billion world-class development by Darling Harbour Live, a consortium comprising of venue manager AEG Ogden, construction company Lend Lease as well as Hostplus, Capella Capital and Spotless.


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Record turnover for ACC Liverpool

ACC Liverpool and Exhibition Centre Liverpool construction site

ACC Liverpool has achieved its highest annual turnover since opening in 2008.

The venue, home to BT Convention Centre, Echo Arena and from next year Exhibition Centre Liverpool, delivered a turnover of £15.4m, compared to just over £14.7m for the previous 12 month period.  Figures are based on audited accounts for the year ended March 31 2014.  
Profit before tax saw a 25 per cent increase on last year to £380,000. 


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ICC Sydney benefits from AEG Ogden’s global reach and reputation

International Convention Centre Sydney
International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) is capitalising on the success of the AEG Ogden network of venues. 

As Group Director of Convention Centres for AEG Ogden, ICC Sydney CEO Geoff Donaghy has oversight of the strategies and management issues of nine of the world’s leading convention and exhibition centres, including AEG managed Los Angeles and Hawaii facilities.


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