IAPCO’s Annual Meeting and General Assembly broke attendance records in Basel this February for the association’s 50th Anniversary Meeting. There were 114 registered participants in attendance from 25 countries, topped up by a further 32 invited guests. The Annual Meeting was a perfect combination of celebrating the past accomplishments to focussing on the next 50 years of IAPCO.
Manchester’s growth into a leading international city is continuing at pace, attracting increasing numbers of visitors, investors and conference organisers. 2019 stands to be a significant milestone in this growth as the city bolsters its efforts to attract some global players.
Never before has creating communities and a sense of individual belonging to a group been so important to maximising the potential for individual and societal growth and learning. To excel in your area of expertise, sharing knowledge and understanding different perspectives from a global community is essential to remaining enthused, motivated and ahead of your game.