ICCA Sector Venue International Client/Supplier Business Workshop, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.

Information for Clients


“This is an extremely well organised workshop for conference venues and associations to meet and exchange ideas, along with a wonderful networking programme. Thank you.”
Ms. Shabani Mehta, Associate Director, International Statistical Institute -ISI-

“A very fruitful speed dating event that offers hidden opportunities for conference setting.”
Mr. Christian Cremona, Member of the Executive Committee, International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering -IABSE-

“The ICCA event is a wonderful opportunity to meet both peers and viable business partners in an informal and inclusive setting”
Mr. Daniel Snowdon, Executive Director, International Continence Society -ICS-

“The meeting was very useful to hear about other Congress centres and talk to their representatives. I can use it within the Society to inform organisers of ISPRS events in some of these Congress Centers”
Mrs. Lena Halounová, Secretary General, International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing -ISPRS-

These are quotes from clients who attended the last International workshop in Paris. 100% of the clients who responded to the feedback questionnaire felt that the workshop was a ‘good investment of their time’ and 100% felt that they ‘had met with one or more venues who they would seriously consider to host one of their future events’ and 100% would ‘consider attending other ICCA events in the future’.

What is the ICCA Sector Venues International Client/Supplier Business Workshop?
A minimum of 10 and a maximum of 15 international association congress decision makers/influencers exchange detailed background information on their meeting with 10-15 ICCA venue members in return for excellent feedback on the services the ICCA venue members can provide. This information is shared via a series of one-on-one meetings. Please click on this link to download a flyer which explains in more detail the objectives of the ICCA Client/Supplier Business Workshop.

Preliminary Programme
Please click on this link to see a copy of the preliminary programme.

Criteria to qualify for the ICCA Sector Venues International Client/Supplier Business Workshop

- You must be a key decision-maker or have decision making influence with regard to where your International association conference or event takes place in the future.

- Your conference must be an International association conference which rotates world-wide and has between 800-3000 delegates.

- You or your conference should not have been present at any ICCA Sector Venue Workshop held within the previous 3 years or the last Sector Destination Marketing Workshop.

- Your conference must be at least 3 days duration and must take place at least once every 4 years. 

How do I register for this event?
Please download a copy of the Client Profile form and complete all questions and send it in a word document to the ICCA Venue representative who invited you to accompany them to the ICCA Client/Supplier Business Workshop in Abu Dhabi.