IAPC 55th WORLD CONFERENCE
14-16 November, 2022 | London
The Royal Horseguards Hotel, Embankment
Leading political consultants, pollsters, analysts and public affairs experts coming from different countries will compare and contrast issues that influence politics and democracy in their region. The theme of the conference is “Campaigns Across Borders” the first day looks at the theme within the country then the second day expands this to look at the theme on the European continent and the third day will be the theme across the world.
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2022 Conference Highlights
The Royal Horseguards Hotel
An impressive historic building in London, The Royal Horseguards Hotel is situated on the River Thames at the Embankment. This hotel is ideally place in heart of central London within walking distance of Covent Garden and minutes from Embankment.
DRINKS & CANAPES RECEPTION
Churchill War Rooms
Our first night of the conference reception will be held in the historic Churchill War Rooms, the secret underground headquarters where Prime Minister Winston Churchill lived and worked during WWII.
Westminster and St James Pub Crawl
If the jet lag hasn’t caught up to you, join us after the historic Churchill War Rooms for a Westminster and St James Pub Crawl!
We will kick off the Pub Crawl at Red Lion, 48 Parliament Street, moving on to St Stephens Tavern opposite the Houses of Parliament. From there, the Westminster Arms on Storeys Gate, then the Two Chairmen, and Buckingham Arms, and finally (if you can make it) the Cask and Glass near Victoria Station.
DRINKS & CANAPES RECEPTION
Royal Opera House
Our second night’s evening event will be a cocktail and canape reception at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden at the Terrace Bar which looks out onto the square.
The Hurlingham Club
Our final night Gala will be held at the famous Hurlingham Club. Situated in 42 acres of landscaped grounds adjacent to the River Thames in Fulham, The Hurlingham Club is recognised as one of the world’s finest private member clubs. Since its opening in 1869, The Hurlingham Club’s croquet and tennis lawns, botanical gardens and stately Georgian Clubhouse – regarded as the birthplace of polo – have made it a sought-after destination for exclusive sporting and social activities.
Conference Schedule Highlights
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Focus: United Kingdom
Keynote Speaker, Arlene Foster | Irish Borders
Messages & Themes that Work
Non-profit, Trade Union & Corporate Campaigns
Diversity in Politics
Government Communication with Stakeholders
The Business of the Business
Keynote Speaker | Arlene Foster
Dame Arlene Isabel Foster DBE PC is a Northern Irish broadcaster and former politician who served as First Minister of Northern Ireland from 2016 to 2017 and from 2020 to 2021 and as Leader of the Democratic Unionist Party from 2015 to 2021. She was the first woman to hold either position.
Focus: The Continent
Keynote Speaker, Dr. Attila Demkó | European Borders
2022 European Elections
Focus on Brussels
Focus: The World
Keynote Speaker, Guy Benson | American Elections
U.S. Midterm Recap
2022 African Elections
The Role of the Media in Shaping Political Discourse
Online Platforms - Privacy & Politics
The Role of Tactical Voting in Multi-Party Democracies
Going After the Rogues -- A Pathway to a Safer Democracy
Keynote Speaker | Dr. Attila Demkó
Attila Demkó is a Hungarian security policy expert, writer. and former diplomat. After the Russian invasion of Ukraine in February 2022 he became one of the frequently quoted experts of the topic in the international and the local media.
Keynote Speaker | Sir John Kevin Curtice FRSA FRSE FBA
Sir Curtice is a British political scientist who is currently Professor of Politics at the University of Strathclyde and Senior Research Fellow at the National Centre for Social Research. He is particularly interested in electoral behaviour and researching political and social attitudes.
Keynote Speaker | Guy Benson
Guy Pelham Benson is an American columnist, commentator, and political pundit. He is a contributor to Fox News, political editor of Townhall.com, and a conservative talk radio host. Benson served as a Fellow at the Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service during the spring 2021 academic semester.
2022 Conference Rates
Unless otherwise noted, registration includes access to the daily conference sessions, all evening reception events, and the Gala Dinner. After registering, you will receive an email with a hotel booking information.
Evening events access only
1 Day Attendence
Choose 14th or 15th Nov., Includes access to that evening's event
1 Day Attendence
Choose 16th Nov., Includes access to the Gala Dinner
Conference access only
1 day conference access
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New to the IAPC World Conference?
Check out our 2020 and 2021 virtual conference agendas, and pics from our last in-person conference in 2019, on the Danube River!