Updates from our CEO,
Lisa Hopkins

Here you can find articles featuring, and by, CEO of Business Events Industry Aotearoa, Lisa Hopkins.

BEIA Media Releases


Business Events Industry Aotearoa confirms Board at AGM
26th November 2021

Virtual conference organisers give boost to local hospitality operators
23rd November 2021

BEIA launches Future of Business Events Virtual Summit
16th November 2021

BEIA welcomes National’s plan to support event insurance
20th October 2021

New Zealand BEIA members awarded PCMA DES Scholarships
13th October 2021

BEIA’s 45th Annual Conference postponed until 2022
6th October 2021

Support for business events sector critical as Level 2 restrictions tighten
6th September 2021

Business events industry conference moved to 1 November
1st September 2021

Cancelled conferences donate food and give back to community
3rd August 2021

Lockdown increases strain on already challenged business events industry
18th August 2021

Business events industry conference ready for bold look at the future

th August 2021

Business events industry celebrates 25th anniversary of MEETINGS
4th June 2021

MEETINGS marks turning point for business events industry
3rd June 2021

Spectacular welcome for business events industry visitors
2nd June 2021

BEIA appoints two new board members
17 February 2021

Demand for in-person meetings highlighted at business events showcase
1st December 2020

Changes to board and constitution for CINZ following AGM
19th November 2020

New name for New Zealand's business events industry body
18th November 2020

New Zealand business events industry welcomes Regional Events Fund
11th September 2020

CINZ and BECA align to strengthen Australasian business events

New Zealand launches voluntary code for event organisers
9th June 2020

New Zealand gets back to Business Events
3rd June 2020

CINZ - Update to Level 2 Meeting Guidelines
29th May 2020

CINZ confirms Business Events of up to 100 can go ahead
14th May 2020

CINZ calls for urgent distinction between business events and mass gatherings
8th May 2020

CINZ recovery plan supports business events industry
NZ Business
7th April 2020