The Times They Are a Changin’

Now in its fifth year, the theme for The Association Meetings Conference 2017 will be The Times They Are a Changin’ – a fresh focus on the next five years.

  • Defining Conventions as Urban Economic Accelerators

    Skift has researched how private and public organizations attract conventions in advanced and creati...
  • Global Market Eyes Ottawa as an Appealing Event Destination

    As global events continue to impact the selection of destinations for international congresses of al...
  • European Association Awards – Why were you not there?

    At a ceremony held in February in Brussels, the 13 winners of the inaugural edition of The European ...


Riga & Latvia – The Power of Subventions, Really ?

A growing number of national tourism boards and even city-level convention and visitors bureaus are offering some form of subventions to attract associations. But should that really come into play, as Aigars Smiltans’ MEET RĪGA argues?


  • May 2-4, 2017

    Associations World Congress

    Now in it's 10th year, the Associations Congress series is the largest conference for employees and officers of professional, scientific and trade membership or...
  • May 15, 2017

    IMEX Association Day @IMEX

    The day before IMEX opens, a special event is designed exclusively for association professionals at Congress Centre Messe Frankfurt...
  • May 30-31, 2017

    European Association Summit (EAS)

    The European Association Summit is one of the key events during which international associations exchange information, share knowledge, and network...
  • June 13-15, 2017

    The Association Meetings Conference @The Meetings Show

    The Association Meetings Conference is designed specifically around the successful organisation and delivery of association events...
  • July 2-5, 2017

    AIPC Annual Conference

    AIPC Annual Conference in 2017 in Sydney will be a unique event as part of the celebration of opening one of the most advanced and city-integrated centres in th...
  • September 18-20, 2017
    Kuala Lumpur

    IAPCO EDGE Seminar

    EDGE is the latest educational offering from IAPCO. No longer is IAPCO's Annual Seminar limited to Switzerland - the organisation now offers three seminars per ...
  • October 9, 2017
    Las Vegas

    Association Focus @IMEX America

    Researched and designed exclusively for association leaders and association event managers...
  • November 28-30, 2017

    ibtm world

    At ibtm world, you can select from a comprehensive programme of knowledge sessions covering valuable industry insights...