The International Association of Convention Centres is the industry association for professional convention and exhibition centre managers worldwide
The Board of Directors is responsible for the overall direction of the Association, and makes all decisions necessary to further the aims of the Association in the best interests of Members
The purpose of the Industry Partnerships is to ensure that the voice of AIPC is heard at all levels required to support and defend the interests of the AIPC Members
AIPC membership offers the ultimate opportunity to engage with industry colleagues and take part in a global network of international convention and exhibition centre professionals
AIPC collaborates closely with a select group of Business Partners.
Professional development is of key importance when striving for management excellence
is a workshop exclusively designed for AIPC members to help senior managers gain insights and practical tools to use as they lead their people and influence those outside their organization through this time of great change.
This interactive crisis management workshop aims to help participants prepare for a smooth, successful venue reopening period.
SwissTech Convention Center in Lausanne, Switzerland
13-15 July 2021
AIPC provides its members with access to a wide range of resources, from research to quality standards
A selection of industry research conducted by AIPC in collaboration with its partners
A selection of industry publications which are relevant to our members
The AIPC / Ipsos Client Satisfaction Survey program
Allows convention centres to measure and report their overall economic impact
An industry-specific programme for identifying and evaluating key areas of convention centre performance
AIPC APEX award: based on the highest client ratingAIPC Innovation award: rewards “innovation”
To become a member of AIPC, you must first complete an application form. This will allow the Board of Directors to decide, based on several factors.
By becoming an AIPC Business Partner, you obtain access to a global network of 180 venues in 57 countries and you will be able to share your knowledge, demonstrate your thought leadership and showcase your products and services.
Cnr Merivale & Glenelg Streets - South Bank4101 Brisbane - Australia
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Named World’s Best Convention Centre 2016-2018, by the International Association of Congress Centres (AIPC), Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC) brings unmatched capability and a unique depth of industry skills to offer a Next Level experience. Considered Australia’s most flexible meetings and events venue, BCEC provides unprecedented choice for events of every size, with three stand-alone tiered auditoria able to accommodate from 400 to 4000 and more than 40 meetings and event spaces. BCEC is the only convention centre in Australia with a dedicated boutique meetings hub with speakers’ facilities and private boardrooms allowing delegates to ‘own ‘an entire level. Located at the very centre of Brisbane’s Knowledge Corridor, BCEC is surrounded by universities, world leading research institutes and key hospitals. BCEC sits at the heart of Brisbane’s bustling South Bank cultural and entertainment precinct, home to art galleries, world class performing arts and the city’s most popular riverside dining destination. The South Bank Precinct is home to a number of quality accommodation options, with the recent opening of new hotels bringing the total to 916 hotel rooms within walking distance of BCEC. Brisbane is the gateway to some of Australia’s tourist icons – the world’s largest sand island, pristine surfing beaches, rainforests, day trips to the Great Barrier Reef – the best of Australia at your fingertips.
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