IAPCO (International Association of Professional Congress Organisers) is the leading international association for professional conference organisers. Its mission is to raise the standards of service among its member organisations and other sectors of the meetings industry through continued education, connection and support.
IAPCO, today, represents 133 companies comprised of over 9100 professional congress organisers, meeting planners and managers of international and national congresses, conventions and special events from 40 countries.
IAPCO EDGE (Experts in Dynamic Global Education) is IAPCO’s education programme, designed to provide continuing education and to raise standards in the meetings industry. An IAPCO EDGE Advanced seminar focusses on furthering expertise in meeting organisation. An interactive, engaging seminar delivered by industry experts focussed on high quality current education, knowledge share, group work and challenged thinking with valuable take-aways. Open to all sectors of the meetings industry including PCOs, CVBs, Congress Centres, Associations, exhibition managers.