Member News - AFEA

AFEA are very proud and honoured for the re-election of AFEA CEO Sissi Lignou to the IAPCO Council for another 2-year mandate 2023-2025 as a Council Officer. The re-election and new mandate are an important achievements and proof of our organization’s continuous commitment, support and contribution to the Global Meetings Industry and Community.

AFEA is an active Member of IAPCO since 2009. Sissy has been representing AFEA in the International Association of Professional Congress Organisers (IAPCO) since then and has participated in various IAPCO committees and working groups, representing the international body and she has also been a Faculty member in IAPCO’s educational activities. In February 2021, she was elected as a member of IAPCO Council, her first mandate as an IAPCO Council Officer, which was successfully completed in February 2023.

On her re-election to the IAPCO Council, Sissi stated:

“I feel extremely grateful to our members for their support, and I’m honored and happy to be able to continue with my mandate as Council Officer for the period 2023-2025. Contributing to IAPCO and the development of our global Meetings Community is of high value to me. In this respect, I will continue doing my best with passion and in collaboration with my fellow colleagues, with the aim to raise IAPCO’s profile and to advocate its key role outside and inside our Industry.”