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Melbourne: Report Launch - Enter the Dragon: How the China Tourism Boom is Transforming Australia

16 November 2016

Maddocks, Collins Square, Tower Two, Business Centre, Level 6, 727 Collins Street, Melbourne, 3008

ACBC Victoria is pleased to invite you to the Melbourne launch of 'Enter the Dragon: How the China Tourism Boom is Transforming Australia', a report from L.E.K Consulting. 

Chinese tourism represents a large and growing opportunity for Australia.
Understanding how the experience of Chinese tourists translates into broader economic opportunities for Australian offerings and exports is key to unlocking the full value of the Chinese travel and tourism market.
Join us to gain fresh insight into to Australia’s emerging China Trade and the linkages between tourism and sectors like education, real-estate, investment, business investment and the export of Australian produce.

Our speakers/panellists include: 

  • Keynote Speaker - Dr Simon Barrett, Senior Partner and Chairman, L.E.K Consulting
  • Mr Simon Gandy, ‎Chief of Aviation, Melbourne Airport at Australia Pacific Airports Corporation
  • ?Ms Karen Bolinger, CEO, Melbourne Convention Bureau
  • Ms Lisa Patroni, Head of International, Tourism, Community, Government and Communications, Victorian Racing Club
The panel discussion will be moderated by Ms Jingmin Qian, Company Director and Corporate Advisor, Jing Meridian Advisory.


Date:          Wednesday 16 November 2016

Time:          12.15pm for 12.30pm - 2.00pm

Venue:        Maddocks, Collins Square, Tower Two, Business Centre, Level 6, 727 Collins Street, Melbourne 3008

Cost:           $55 for ACBC Members and $85 General Admission (+GST and online booking fee)


Dress:         Business attire

Enquiries:   (03) 9027 5606 or acbcvic@acbc.com.au