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ICCA Press Releases

The Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Hellenic Association of Professional Conference Organizers & Destination Event Specialists and the Thessaloniki Convention Bureau join forces to support the meetings industry in Greece.

ICCA is delighted to announce the formal MOU for our 62nd Congress in Bangkok (12 – 15 Nov 2023) was signed.

The business events sector is extremely familiar with the traditional Request for Proposal - the document that sets out a conference planner’s requirements But what of the requirements that reflect the needs of a responsible conference?

ICCA is delighted to announce the first in-person ICCASkills Certified International Convention Specialists (CICS) course in Africa was successfully completed for staff of the Ethiopia Convention Bureau

The ICCA Best Marketing Award 2022 was awarded to ICCWales during the last day of the 61st ICCA Congress. ICC Wales competed with the ‘Protect Duty Report’.

Tourism New Zealand is supporting the sustainable future of New Zealand’s business events industry by supporting 10 new scholarships for the ICCASkills certification programme.

ICCA and BestCities Global Alliance are proud to announce the winners of the 2022 Incredible Impacts Awards

ICCA is publicly releasing new information to shed more light on how the pandemic impacted the association meetings industry in 2021.

ICCA is happy to announce that the ICCASkills global accreditation for the meetings industry has officially launched.

ICCA has released its annual analysis of association meetings worldwide. The latest ICCA Ranking Report examines 8000 meetings scheduled for the year 2021

The International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) announces the Türkiye Tourism Promotion and Development Agency (TGA) as the association’s first Destination partner in Europe.

ICCA Is proud to announce that Thomas Reiser, Executive Director of The International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH), has been bestowed with the ICCA Global Influencer Award.

Business Events Sarawak (BESarawak) and International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) have officiated their global collaboration on the International Journal of Business Events and Legacies (IJBEL)

ICCA has announced an alliance with the International Association of Fairs of America (AFIDA), which aims to unite efforts to generate greater value for the Latin-American community of meetings

ICCA has formalized strategic relationships with the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) to enhance access to content and community for the global association ecosystem.

This strategic technology partnership is the result of a long-term process of discovery, exploration and collaboration in which we listened to input from both stakeholders and the ICCA community.

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During the first face-to-face meeting for the global association meetings industry since the start of the pandemic, more than 1200 delegates from 83 countries came together across five cities and a cutting-edge virtual platform.

The Incredible Impacts Programme, a joint initiative by ICCA and BestCities Global Alliance, is thrilled to honour three associations who have left lasting legacies of social change – not only in the meetings industry, but in global communities.

The International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) has established a research partnership with Explori, a full-service research agency and trusted platform for event experience insights.

The International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) is committed to sustainability in the meetings industry and is, therefore, proud to announce a new, strategic partnership with GDS - Global Destination Sustainability.

The ICCASkills International Academic Advisory Committee harnesses the expertise of academics, university representatives and ICCA members globally, bringing a diverse range of background disciplines and a wealth of knowledge to the table.