The Event Assistant Apprenticeship has been designed by professionals in the industry for the industry – so it’s relevant and will ensure that apprentices get the right training and experience to kick off a rewarding career in this incredible industry; and that employers can take on apprentices with ease – tailoring the training and job to meet the needs of their company as well as receiving Government funding to help pay for the training and other costs. To find out more, go to www.getintoevents.org.uk
Eventwell.org is a charitable social enterprise dedicated to the events industry and unlike other larger charitable organisations we do not rely on major donors or sponsors. We believe that as a vital resource for the industry we should remain open and accessible and not be steered, therefore, we rely solely on the revenue we generate from our website, new event series and generous donations that are made to fund the essential educational service we provide for all professionals in events. www.eventwell.org
ABPCO has been a commanding voice for Professional Conference Organisers for more than thirty years.
ABPCO has been a commanding voice for Professional Conference Organisers for more than thirty years. In that time we have seen a steady growth in membership, and have led on industry initiatives and campaigns. We have always been keen to collaborate, and work hard to fulfil the mission of our members to showcase excellence in association conferences and events. Take a look at the key industry figures who have taken the role of Chair, and our video animation that highlights key markers along the way.Discover More
The Executive Committee is comprised of the Chair and up to five others drawn from the full members, together with one member drawn where possible from each additional member category. Members of the Executive Committee are registered with Companies House as Directors of the company. The Executive committee are responsible, in conjunction with the Association Director, for the general running of the Association, handling membership applications, business development strategy, finance, information services, and the preparation of policy for discussion by members. The Association Director, ABPCO chairs and members of the Executive Committee will also represent the interests of the Association to all appropriate Government agencies, industry bodies, and the media. Executive Committee members are elected to serve for a three-year period. At the conclusion of this three-year term, members will have the opportunity either to elect replacements or to renew the appointment of the retiring member(s) for a further period of one year.
Royal College of Physicians “Circulus”
Macmillan Cancer Support
Scottish Event Campus
Hiscox Event Insurance
University of the West of Scotland
ABPCO's strategic aims are to:
ABPCO's mission is to develop and enhance the professional status of conference and event organisers and increase the recognition given to its members and to ABPCO as the leading representatives of the profession in the British Isles.