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IDF World Diabetes Congress 

  • Exhibitions

The  22nd World Diabetes Congress was the largest health conference in Australia’s history and the only global diabetes event of its kind in the world. Held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, the Congress welcomed over 10,000 delegates from 100 nations.  The Moreton Hire team partnered with the International Diabetes Federation (International Diabetes Federation selected Moreton Hire) as the appointed primary contractor to deliver world-class infrastructure for the event.  The scope of works included;( layout design & construction), carpet, shell scheme, power, furniture, signage, rigging, entrance features, sponsorship areas, hospitality suites, seminar area, poster display panels, onsite storage, internet kiosks and custom stand builds.

Experience is Everything.


10,000 delegates
Moreton Hire Tradeshow


  • 3,608 square metres of custom built exhibition stands
  • 9500 square metres of carpet tiles
  • 1332 scientific abstracts were displayed simultaneously.
  • 306 individual directional, promotional and sponsors signs
  • On site pre-registration desk was 26 metres long with 14 terminals.
  • 2 Rigged Banners in Venue Public Spaces
  • 459 square metres of Shell Scheme
  • On site facilities desk was 16 metres long with 16 terminals.

“At the heart of the World Diabetes Congress was the Global Village utilising 3000sqm of the exhibition floor – with a dynamic designed space prompting global connections. The facility hosted over 200 association members from around the globe, and was designed to help facilitate discussions, share ideas and showcase regional activities.” 


At Moreton Hire, we prioritize adding value and maintaining the highest standards, a commitment shared by our customers. We never compromise on product quality or customer satisfaction. Explore our website for more information on Custom Solutions, Trade Show Shell SchemeMeetings  & Conferences or Exhibition Stands.

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