Association Partner Programme




ICCA’s collaborative Association Partner Programme allows ICCA members in all regions worldwide to strengthen their own ties and increase their profile within the international association community.

Through a two-way collaborative approach, your company will gain a greater understanding of the needs of international associations today and in the future.

Market intelligence

  • Gain a competitive edge with tailored research reports to identify future business opportunities.

Association content

  • Be part of the conversation through priority access to speaker slots at ICCA events
  • Elevate your exposure through contributions to association-specific content

Business and networking opportunities

  • Exclusive networking with top association executives at ICCA events
  • Tailored exposure for business matchmaking sessions

Elevate your brand

  • Get featured in year-round communications dispatched to 800+ international associations with an average of 17,500+ emails a year direct to association executives 
  • Showcase your company through case studies and success stories
  • Share content through the ICCA social media channels reaching global audiences

ARP updated May 2024

Partnering for Success

Showcasing the growth of the international association meetings market, the white paper “Partnering for success: Regional insights into the global association meetings market” contains insights from ICCA's Regional Directors and Association Relations Partners info. Read about: 

  • Advantages of hosting international association meetings in regions across the globe
  • A guide to the services, facilities and legacy opportunities available in some of the world's leading business events destinations



Vanessa Reis

Vanessa Reis

Head of Zurich Convention Bureau

"The Zurich Convention Bureau is delighted to be an ICCA Association Partner starting from March 2024. This partnership is an invaluable platform for us to share our destination's unique offering with the global association audience, while fostering meaningful connections and gaining greater insight into the needs of today's and tomorrow's associations.”

Ciara Gallagher

Ciara Gallagher

Business Events Manager, Meet in Ireland at Fáilte Ireland

"We are delighted that Ireland is now part of the ICCA Partner Programme for 2024 which will help to achieve our vision of establishing Ireland as a premier International Association Conference destination by 2030.

By hosting International Association Conferences, Ireland aims to catalyse transformative economic, social, and environmental impacts. Through strategic collaboration and innovation, we will build the world's preeminent International Association Conference network. We have always held great value in our ICCA membership, and through this important partnership we look forward to strengthening our relationship with ICCA and the international association community. We are excited for a two-way collaborative approach in the year ahead and sharing Ireland’s remarkable story along the way."