Since the program’s inauguration in 2016, IAPCO EDGE has quickly earned a reputation for providing the most dynamic and valuable educational opportunities in the meetings industry, aligning the forefront leaders of the industry with bespoke learning opportunities. EDGE seminars are organized three times per year by selected IAPCO member partners in different regions worldwide, combining the best and brightest meeting planners, PCOs, international associations, convention bureaus, and congress centers.
To ensure each seminar provides tailor-made learning opportunities, participation is strategically capped to maximize interaction and networking opportunities with industry leaders and faculty. Together, these factors provide participants with the ‘edge’ they need in today’s competitive global environment.
A city like no other, Florence has been at the forefront of learning and discovery for centuries. Today, the Renaissance city’s rich history is balanced with the latest in education and innovation, creating a continuum that flows effortlessly from the past to the present and looks to the future – much like the Arno river that flows through the heart of the city.
The concept of flow, the effortless mix of tradition and innovation, is the basis of an educational programme fit to inspire and advance the best and brightest in the meetings industry. In addition, participants will partake in networking and social activities to further discuss key learning points in one of the most captivating backdrops in the world.
IAPCO Faculty Speakers:
- NICOLA MCGRANE
- MATHIAS POSCH
- ORI LAHAV
- PATRIZIA SEMPREBENE BUONGIORNO
- GIORGIO NARDONE