Sydney, the place to come together

Sydney has everything you need from a conference destination. We have the practical things covered, with first-rate infrastructure, venues, accommodation options and event support services. Plus, we have remarkable people and places that inspire, connect and create meaningful outcomes for all involved.

1st in Australia, ICCA Ranking

7th in Asia Pacific, ICCA Ranking

Top 5 city in Safe Cities Index 2021

For digital, health, infrastructure, environment and personal security

Top 20 in Global Cities Index 2022

Global flows of capital, people and ideas

Top 30 Global Destination Sustainability Index 2022

Economic, environmental and social sustainability

Top 20 most innovative cities worldwide 2023

Innovation Cities Index 2023

4th best city for entrepreneurial success worldwide*


Top 5 destinations in the world to visit*

*American Express Travel’s 2023 Trending Destinations


We want Sydney to be a sustainable destination for conferences, so we work with local partners and international associations to make it happen.

Support and funding

We help you bid and provide free professional services, support and funding to make it easy for you to host and organise your conference in Sydney.

Industry strengths

Sydney’s industry strengths – and the people and places that drive them – are among our greatest assets, from which conference owners benefit too.

Learn about our strengths in tech & innovation, health & life sciences, aerospace & defence, science & engineering and finance & professional services.