The PCO - News from the International Association of Professional Congress Organisers IAPCO April 2021

This on point article-packed issue includes Turning safety measures into opportunities; Is it necessary to continue training?; Re-imagining the role of the event professional; Converting a live event into a virtual one; and much more: event news, IAPCO updates; partner messaging.

The PCO - News from the International Association of Professional Congress Organisers IAPCO

Not enough time in the day? Too much good content to read? The PCO is adapting to meet your needs by being slimmer but more frequent – you can read it now every six weeks! Extended news is linked to the Knowledge Hub where you can find other articles, videos and learning, so grab that cup of coffee and enjoy your new The PCO! This issue features: The Novel Economy Communities and connectivity Young leaders' engagement the present and future of medical associations Mind the Gap - Bridging the virtual communications gap for members and volunteers The virtual party Appreciating the benefits of virtual congresses and much more..

The PCO - Q4 2020

Online education needs to thrive, not just survive Introducing the Change Curve Zoom fatigue, why are we all so exhausted? Trust in the future, trust is the future Social media is dead, long live the membership community 10 Marketing survival tips for 2021

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Association Bid Guidelines Template - for a Hybrid Congress

NEW! A guide to help Associations update their own Bid Guidelines to ensure hybrid meeting requirements are considered.

The Right PCO

Guidelines to assist an International Association in the appointment of a PCO for their meeting


Bidding for a Congress: working with the team, the steps required and some sound advice on the approach

Request for proposals

RfP template for appointing a PCO for an international and national meeting


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