The Industry is changing rapidly with requests from existing and potential members for content tailored for the needs of Conference Producers. A SIG will be established to work with this group who are not involved in the logistical issues of … Read more
Adelaide is a city that offers the physical and emotional space to breathe. There is a sense of freedom here – of expression, of movement, of thought. With a diverse and eclectic array of accessible experiences, it’s a city that … Read more
ICCA have extended an invitation to conference delegates to join their industry event in Canberra on the 3rd of December. The educational has been planned by the ICCA commitee to follow the PCO Association’s annual conference.
Taleb Rifai, secretary-general of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), has told Imex delegates the meetings industry is ‘powerful’ but under-promoted. Rifai urged event planners to better promote themselves through data and also highlighted sustainability, visas and access to … Read more
An International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) Hybrid Workshop on the Future for Association Outsourcing held during ICCA’s annual research, sales and marketing program in Amsterdam found that associations and suppliers were not always in alignment when thinking about this … Read more
Contemporary customers are looking for more than a purely transactional relationship with your brand – they want to interact with you. It’s true. Part of that relies on creating interesting and consistent content for your audience to engage with (blogs, … Read more
When we walk up to introduce ourselves to strangers, we intuitively follow basic cultural rules of politeness. Don’t launch into a monologue about yourself. Don’t look over their shoulder to see if someone more important is nearby. Don’t invade personal … Read more
The PCO Association’s Business Partner Program is available to organisations with an interest in, or who supply to the conference and events sector. The Business Partner Program was developed to facilitate engagement between Professional Conference Organisers and the greater conference, meetings, and events community.