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ABPCO Member Conference and AGM 2019-03-26T16:24:29+01:00

20th – 21st June 2019: ICC Belfast

We are heading to Belfast for the annual Conference and AGM, thank you to Catherine Toolan and the team at ICC Belfast for sponsoring this years key ABPCO calendar event.  Please email Heather for all enquiries/bookings

Thursday 20th June

Flights to Belfast – members to make their own arrangements

7pm.  Gather for a reception drinks and dinner at The Bridge, located on the top floor of Titanic Belfast – an intimate dining experience with panoramic views over the historic slipways, Victoria Channel and Belfast Hills (hopefully it will be light enough to take advantage of the amazing triple height windows)
The cost for dinner is £40 per person, payable in advance.

Accommodation options;

The Europa £110 single B&B please quote # 158032 ABPCO or The Grand Central £135 single B&B please quote #158035 ABPCO .  5 week cut off on the 16th May.  To book please call the central switchboard on 02890471066

Alternatively The Holiday Inn Belfast City centre can offer ABPCO members 10% discount off the public selling rate.  To make a reservation quote ABPCO and call the Holiday Inn reservations line directly on 02890242494 or E:

Friday 21st June

09.00     An optional tour of ICC Belfast, registration and coffee

09.30      Welcome from the ABPCO Chairs and ICC Belfast at ICC Belfast

10.00     David Meade talk and activity  ‘Extraordinary Impact’

Extraordinary Impact’
As the focus on impact and legacy grows in importance for all stakeholders in the event space, this session proves that with a little creativity and ingenuity, your next event can live on in the minds of delegates and their communities for long after the closing plenary.  Exploring how mindset and resilience can lead and guide our ability to create a meaningful ‘life after event’ programme, the session will show what a real legacy can look and feel like for event professionals.

11.30     Coffee

11.45     Review of 2018

12.45     Board elections

13.00     Lunch

13.45     Plans for 2019 / 2020 and launch of the web site

15.00     Depart


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