International organisers to be honoured by SECC
12-May-10by Annie Byrne
Members of the International Association of Professional Congress Organisers (IAPCO) are to be honoured at this years’ IMEX show in Frankfurt.The Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC) is to award IAPCO with one of its ‘World Champions’ awards on 25 May. The award is in recognition of the relationships and business the SECC has built and received from IAPCO members."International conferences have played a huge part in building our business over the past 25 years. With these awards, we would like to thank all those events that have been hosted at our venue," says SECC director of sales, Ben Goedegebuure. "There is no doubt that IAPCO has been instrumental in putting both us and the city of Glasgow on the international conference map."IAPCO president, Philippe Fournier, will be presented with the trophy on the SECC stand at IMEX."It’s an honour to be part of the SECC’s history and I’ll be delighted to accept the award on behalf of all of our members," adds Fournier.