ICCA Congress 2017
 
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Apply for an Incredible Impacts Grant to communicate the value of your association meetings

The Incredible Impacts Programme celebrates the “beyond tourism” value of international association meetings to create a powerful platform to advocate their positive societal impact. A panel of independent judges form the association world will determine which meetings have proven impact to award three grants of USD 7,500 on behalf of BestCities Global Alliance and ICCA.
Do you want to know more about the Incredible Impacts Grant? Then click here .

Calling for Volunteers!

We really love to involve our members in the education programmes as afterall, we know that the majority of industry knowledge is locked within our very own membership!
Click here to find out more about the sessions for which we need your input.

Gift of Love (GOL) Project 2017

Every year, since 2013, participants to ICCA Congresses have offered moral support and brought smiles to the local communities. This year’s ICCA Members Gift of Love (GOL) project is organised with the kind and ready support of the Prague Convention Bureau and LHC of ICCA Congress 2017, who has reached out to SOS Children’s Villages.
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The ICCA Congress: Not just for the C-Suite

Long standing ICCA member and friend, Christian Mutschlechner of The Vienna Convention Bureau shares with us his views on why ICCA is a family affair and not only for the CEO’s. Each year Christian brings along a large delegation from the Bureau to the ICCA Congress because he sees the event as an unmissable education opportunity that should be shared with his team.
“If you want to achieve something in the world of Association Meetings, you have to be a member of ICCA...”. 
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Why you should send in a submission for the ICCA Best Marketing Award

Don't listen to us, listen to the past winner!
BMA 2016
“We are delighted to have won this great award in front of so many industry peers. We would like to thank the ICCA audience for increasing the reach of the #LondonisOpen campaign by 1600 new impressions and 159 new engagements.”
Tracy Halliwell, Director of Business Tourism of London & Partners upon receiving the award
Click here to watch the promotional video.

Speaker Spotlight:
Sofia Falk

Hacker, Diversity Guru, UN advisor & self-proclaimed StoryDoer. Sofia Falk is the beholder of a rather diverse and eclectic background. Born in Sweden, raised in Colombia and educated across all parts of the globe – it’s safe to say that Sofia is definitely not lacking in global wisdom, insights and a wealth of knowledge she is ready to share with ICCA Congress delegates this year in Prague
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Important notice: Business Exchange at the ICCA Congress will now be held on Saturday 11 November 2017

In order to get the best out of the Business Exchange and, taking into consideration feedback received from previous participants who have attended a BE session during past congresses, adequate time and space is needed without conflicting with any education sessions or meetings. The only way to achieve this is to move the Business Exchange to the Saturday 11 November 2017. The Business Exchange will take place from 14.00 until 18.00. Click here for more information.

Prague Congress Center goes green

Prague Congress Centre has completed the complex reconstruction of technical equipment that will result with a cut down of the annual operating costs by 30%. The first months have already indicated that the percentage of the savings can be even higher. The reconstruction was done according to the plans in full operation by ENESA.

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ICCA searches far and wide for new insights to enrich delegate knowledge!

We're still just in the first quarter of the year and yet the ICCA Events team are full steam ahead in the planning of a better education programme than ever before. The team are searching far and wide across continents and carefully selecting speakers from a diverse melting pot of intellectual backgrounds, experiences and thought models in a bid to deliver a truly world-class and experiential programme for ICCA members this year in Prague.Click here to read more.