25-27 May 2016
17-19 November 2016
19-21 January 2017
BRINGS YOU THE VERY BEST IN TRAINING & EDUCATION
The new educational offering “EDGE from IAPCO” is available. No longer will the Annual Seminar be limited to Switzerland, the dynamic educational seminar will now be offered worldwide with three seminars per year in different regions. EDGE will provide education at three different levels, giving people that edge they need in a global competitive environment. Focussed on professional congress organisation these seminars will replace the traditional Wolfsberg Seminar and will fill the existing void in international MICE education for the PCO and the Meeting Planner. Providing a destination focus, Destination Partners in IAPCO Education will be able to participate in the programme, showcasing their destination and bringing an international location perspective to EDGE.
Cutting EDGE seminars will now be delivered worldwide, affordable and accessible. Are you standing on the EDGE of the future?
With more than 116 members in over 41 countries, IAPCO members provide consulting and organisation services for clients to the highest standard. IAPCO members organised, in 2015, 8591 meetings worldwide totalling over 3.16 million delegates and more than 0.80 million square metres of exhibits, thus representing an economic impact of over 5.12 billion euros
IAPCO was founded in 1968 by professionals for professionals engaged in the organisation and management of international congresses, conventions and special events; professional conference organisers (PCOs). Its aims include promotion of the profession for the congress organiser and the highest standards in event planning and administration. A major part of IAPCO is to provide specialist training for PCOs and all sectors of the meetings industry. IAPCO’s education programme is regulated by the IAPCO Training Academy.