Ljubljana is Hosting ICCA AMP 2018
Ljubljana, 9 July 2018 – Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia is hosting an educational and marketing event ICCA Association Meetings Programme – AMP 2018. The prestigious event is taking place 9th– 11thJuly and will create a dynamic platform for education, business opportunities and networking, underlined with genuine local experience and warm hospitality. In addition, 30 association executives came to Ljubljana already on the 8thJuly with the aim to learn and experience what Ljubljana has to offer for associations events.
All ICCA members of Slovenia have joined forces in creating a programme that will make the participants Feel Slovenia. The Local Organizing Committee consisting of the Slovenian Convention Bureau, Slovenian Tourist Board, Visit Ljubljana, Union Hotels, Cankarjev dom, GR – Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre, Kompas DMC, Bled Convention Bureau and Dekon Group, devotedly contributed to designing a dynamic but stress-free three-day programme to remember.
Slovenian knowledge and experiences enriched the scientific program of the Association Meetings Programme with climatologist and Professor Dr. Lučka Kajfež Bogataj, deputy Mayor of Ljubljana, Tjaša Ficko, Worlds best Female Chef 2017 Ana Roš and Director of Slovenian Convention Bureau Miha Kovačič.
The city of Ljubljana will certainly provide a professional yet friendly and warm atmosphere with a green spirit, that will stimulate all the ICCA AMP 2018 attendees to create meaningful and lasting business relations, friendships and memories.
Chairman of the Local Organising Committee Miha Kovačič, Director of Slovenian Convention Bureau comments: »We are honored that Slovenia has the opportunity to host ICCA AMP event in Ljubljana and that we got the opportunity to share our knowledge, experiences, and passion to association executive and ICCA family from around the world.«
Msc. Maja Pak, director of the Slovenian Tourist Board: “Slovenia is increasingly recognizable abroad as an excellent host of professional events at the highest level. Professionally implemented events, and at the same time genuine hospitality, are ranking Slovenia among the most prominent destinations on the world map of congress tourism. I am convinced that ICCA AMP, one of the most prestigious events in the field of global congress activity, will record surpluses in terms of professional and quality performance, and the visit and satisfaction of the participants. ”
Petra Stušek, director of Ljubljana Tourism: “The Slovenian ICCA members are delighted to welcome ICCA AMP 2018 in the capital, Ljubljana. We are confident that with its human scale, green soul and vibrancy, topped by our genuine hospitality, it will provide an excellent platform for the knowledge exchange and business networking among the participants.”
ICCA – the International Congress and Convention Association – represents the world’s leading suppliers in handling, transporting and accommodating international meetings and events, and now comprises 1,100 member companies and organizations in almost 100 countries worldwide. Since its establishment over 50 years ago, ICCA specializes in the international association meetings sector, offering unrivaled data, communication channels, and business development opportunities.
Photo: T. Bernik, SCB