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
We will explore customer needs based on feedback from actual customers, and by going into the sales approach needed to map value, work through the impact this has on pricing models to give some strong pointers and recommendations for the future.
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.
1 Convention Centre Place - South Wharf Melbourne - Australia
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Darren WaiteDirector of Sales
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At Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) we’re passionate about creating environments that inspire. We foster curiosity, creativity and collaboration, and it’s these values that allow us to deliver exceptional experiences. We partner with our customers to offer ideas and insights that are tailored to their needs, and we do what we can to make every moment personal. Our venue is part of a vibrant events precinct in the heart of the world’s most liveable city. We’re distinctly Melbourne, and we’ve been inspired by the creative, cultural and diverse delights of this place we call home. It’s our innovative thinking and expertise that helps us create lasting experiences for you and your guests. Because people are at the heart of who we are and what we do. At MCEC, we are shaped by you.
MELB Melbourne - Tullamarine Airport