JOIN US FOR THE 51st IAPC WORLD CONFERENCE IN SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – NOVEMBER 10th-13th, 2018

The IAPC’s 51st World Conference is in Sydney, Australia this November 10th–13th at the Intercontinental Hotel near the iconic Sydney Opera House.

The conference starts with drinks on the evening of November 10th. The panel sessions program does not commence until 1.00pm Sunday afternoon (ends 6.00pm). Monday and Tuesday panel sessions run from 9.00am to 4.00pm.

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATIONS HAVE BEEN EXTENDED TO 16 OCTOBER.

SEE THE EXCITING SESSIONS ON OFFER IN THE CONFERENCE PROGRAM

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AN EXCITING PROGRAM

The IAPC’s 51st World Conference is in Sydney, Australia, this November 10th–13th at the Intercontinental Hotel near the iconic Sydney Opera House.

  • 200+ campaign, political and public affairs professionals to network with

  • 14 panels from leading practitioners providing unparalleled learning opportunities

  • 4 days of networking in the industry’s leading marketplace.

  • Please note the conference kicks off with Welcome Drinks Saturday evening (10th). Panel sessions programme does not commence until 1.00pm Sunday afternoon (ends 6.00pm). Monday and Tuesday panel sessions run from 9.00am to 4.00pm​​​​​​​.

The 2018 IAPC World Conference will feature the most compelling and influential political and campaigning experts from across the globe. The IAPC is putting together a program of fascinating panels, touching upon the most relevant and urgent global issues in democracy and political campaigning today, including:

  • Key experts including Andy Surabian (Senior Adviser, Great America Alliance and right-hand man of Steve Bannon), Cliff Sims (former Senior Communications Adviser at The White House), and Dae Levine (Senior Vice President at Revolution Messaging)

  • A deep dive into the hottest new campaign technology and tactics with campaign strategists and technology platforms.

  • Great post conference travel options including the stunning Great Barrier Reef – see it before it’s gone! 

SEE THE EXCITING SESSIONS ON OFFER IN THE CONFERENCE PROGRAM

SYDNEY - A CHANCE TO BUILD NETWORKS AND ENTER ASIA

The shift in geopolitical gravity towards Asia is unmistakable, and Sydney has become a pivotal launch point into Asia for those seeking to engage in the region’s economic success. As Asia’s middle class grow, so does its ability to reshape world affairs.

Asian electoral politics is hotly contested at every level. Asia is an exciting melting pot of ideas and influences. It is home to some of the world’s busiest democracies and most innovative nations, including India, Japan, Indonesia and South Korea.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND THIS CONFERENCE?

The IAPC is an international organisation of leading political consultants, pollsters, analysts and public affairs experts from dozens of countries. The conference will explore questions and controversies that influence politics and democracy in their regions.

In addition to existing members, the IAPC also invites non-members, including:

  • Senior election campaign staff, who are interested in the latest successful tools, strategies and trends

  • Senior public affairs executives who direct political and legislative engagement

  • Government relations specialists wanting to understand how to best use the most up-to-date influencing strategies and tools

POST-CONFERENCE PROGRAMS OFFERED FEATURING AUSTRALIA’S MUST-VISIT DESTINATIONS

This year we are offering an exciting post-conference program featuring some of Australia’s most iconic and desirable destinations, including:

  • The white sands and blue oceans of the Whitsunday Islands, Great Barrier Reef

Expressions of interest can be completed when you register.

RATES

The Early Bird rates available to 16 October, 2018 – save 33%

Early bird registration for IAPC Members USD$795 and for Non-Members USD$1295.

Please note, members can invite up to four (4) guests for $750 USD. In order for spouses to attend the welcome reception, conference functions, and the Gala Dinner, they will need to be registered as a guest. 

* Don’t forget to pay your membership dues to receive the member rate!

ACCOMMODATION

Significant room rate discounts have been secured at The Intercontinental Sydney CBD for conference delegates - save up to 20% (numbers limited)

Hotel bookings are open now, click here to register.

If you need help with registration or you have any questions regarding the conference, please contact us at IAPCSydney2018@verveevents.net