In 2012, BCEC's expanded space, a five-level boutique proposition called BCEC on Grey Street, hosted 73,000 delegates at 470 events, with a total fo 58 conventions held. BCEC says that is confident that the growth will continue in the coming year.
BCEC has invested $140m in expansion in the last year. BCEC general manager, Bob O’Keeffe said the boutique venue had been a catalyst for growth for the Centre. "2012 was a year of transformation for us with achievements of expansionary growth across the entire Centre’s operations, with BCEC on Grey Street addressing a very evident trend within the national and international meetings industry."