The Big Cheese

The Big Cheese with Key Conference’s Jim Conway

Chatting with Key Conference director Jim Conway proved more delightful than eating a whole packet of Tim-Tams, and didn’t come with the massive sugar crash two hours later.

The great thing about my job is…

The people we meet along the way.

The challenge for the industry is …

Getting young people to stick around.

My greatest achievement is…

Building Key Conference with my wife Pam.

The biggest thing in MICE this year will be…

Victoria’s Smart Venues Expo in July.

I try to relax by…

Going sailing.

I don’t understand why…

Stars fall out of the sky at night.

My favourite venue/destination is…

Cruising the southern Dalmatian Islands of the Adriatic on a yacht with friends.

I’ve always wanted to travel to…

Antarctica on a Russian ice breaker.

I am scared to death of…

Snakes.

I can’t live without…

My two labradors Max and Mahli.

I really wish I had…

More good red wine in my cellar.

If I could invite four people to a dinner party, they’d be…

Libbi Gorr, Christina Aguilera, Adam Hills and Luke Hodge.

For anyone starting out in the industry one piece of advice I’d give would be….

Learn, experience and travel.

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